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We're a digital agency specializing in email marketing, website design and development, mobile app design and development, search engine optimization (SEO) + pay-per-click (PPC), headquartered in the Washington D.C. metro area.

 

  • 16 Years in
    business

  • 23 Awards
    received

    Our Awards

    Trophy

    2016 DMA Innovation Award for sales tool Spotlight

    2016 eec Email Marketing Program Award

    2016 Smart CEO Corporate Culture Award

    2015 IBM Beacon Award - Outstanding Smarter Commerce Solution

    2015, 2013, + 2014 Silverpop Partner of the Year

    2015 Gold Winner at the Davey Awards

    2014 Best B2B Mobile Application at the 2014 MobileWebAwards

    2014 Best Social Media/Digital/Web Agency on the Ace Awards Agency A-list

    2014 Best Digital Marketing Site - EPiServer North American Summit

    8 Silverpop Popstar awards

    2011 Silverpop Agency of the Year

    2012 winner of Silverpop's Crawl, Walk, Run Programs competition

    1 ICON Honors

    1 Trailblazer award via Gift for Life

    1 MarketSherpa Email Excellence Award

    1 Honorable Mention MarketingSherpa Email Excellence Award

  • 70 Talented
    employees

    We have quite a few characters in the bunch!
    See all our deep dark secrets below.

    Talented geeks
  • 1 billion emails
    sent last year

  • 200+ Websites
    built

  • 45 Automation + Optimization Experts

    Email and website automation, optimization, merchandising, design, and more.
    Get the full scoop on our Work page.

  • 10 Zoo
    animals

    Say hello to our little friends

    What started off as a simple "let's brighten up the office" request turned into a free-for-all for huge stuffed zoo animals - they are everywhere. We think it brings a bit of 'life' to the office.

Meet the Team

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Aaron Lemley Aaron Lemley

Aaron Lemley

Senior Project Manager

Silverpop Professionals Certified
Certified ICAgile Professional

Fun fact no one knows?
I once got to the final round of a Nashville Star Competition.

Strangest pet you've had?
A depressed turtle.

Ali Nazam Ali Nazam

Ali Nazam

Online Marketing Manager

Silverpop Professionals Certified

Favorite food?
Shrimp

Who'd play me in a movie of my life?
Aziz Ansari

What's with the geek glasses? We'll tell ya!

Allan Barmak Allan Barmak

Allan Barmak

Vice President, Sales

Food I'd eat for the rest of my life?
Five Guys burger and fries.

Technology I can't live without?
TiVo.

Alyson Gumprich Alyson Gumprich

Alyson Gumprich

Digital Marketing Associate

Silverpop Professionals Certified

Technology you can’t live without?
Spotify.

Special Talent?
Twister- I’ve never lost a game!

Alyson Hunter Alyson Hunter

Alyson Hunter

Senior Internal Marketing Manager

Silverpop Professionals Certified

Best movie of all time?
Elf or Grease.

Fun fact no one knows?
I'm mildly addicted to Pinterest.

Anna Pleshakova Anna Pleshakova

Anna Pleshakova

Online Marketing Manager

Silverpop Professionals Certified

Fun fact no one knows?
I have an apartment full of corgi swag but no real corgis.

Super Power?
Mind reading (I think someone already said time travel!)

Arash Ebrahimi Arash Ebrahimi

Arash Ebrahimi

IOS Developer

Apple Registered Developer
Microsoft Certified Professional
Network+
A+ certified

My special talent?
Music - acoustic and electric guitar + vocals

Fun fact no one knows?
I aspire to compete in 3 gun competitions!

Bill Haskitt Bill Haskitt

Bill Haskitt

Partner, Client Marketing

Silverpop Certified

My special talent?
I'm a Oenophile - a connoisseur of wines

My strangest pet?
A Yeti

Brady Johnson Brady Johnson

Brady Johnson

Online Marketing Manager

Silverpop Professionals Certified

Celebrity I'd take on a road trip?
Amy Poehler + Tina Fey

Favorite Sports Team?
Washington Capitals

Breanne Brady Breanne Brady

Breanne Brady

Senior Graphic Designer

Silverpop Professionals Certified

My special talent?
I used to be able to juggle a soccer ball (with my feet) over 1,000 times

Best movie of all time?
Step Brothers

Brittany Moreland Brittany Moreland

Brittany Moreland

Online Marketing Manager

Silverpop Professionals Certified

Favorite sport(s) teams?
Dallas Cowboys and Baltimore Orioles.

Product I can’t live without?
My iPhone.

Brooke Corey Brooke Corey

Brooke Corey

Digital Account Manager

My special talent?
I can win a game of Solitaire in under 2 minutes.

Food I would eat for the rest of my life?
Burritos.

Bryan Sauka Bryan Sauka

Bryan Sauka

Marketing Analyst

Food I’d eat for the rest of my life?
Beiler’s Donuts in Philly.

Fun fact no one knows?
I have a YouTube channel documenting my epic cheat days.

Caitlin Kelly Caitlin Kelly

Caitlin Kelly

Senior Account Manager

Silverpop Professionals Certified

If I could have any superpower?
Mind reading.

Product I can't live without?
Blow dryer.

Charles Perla Charles Perla

Charles Perla

Digital Data Specialist

Silverpop Intermediate Certified

Food I would eat for the rest of my life?
Sushi

If you could have any superpower?
Instantly learn anything (i.e. The Matrix)

Chris Arslan Chris Arslan

Chris Arslan

Marketing + Sales Associate

Celebrity you'd road trip with?
Rob Dyrdek. If you don’t know who he is, watch an episode of Rob & Big + you’ll want to join our road trip!

Fun fact no one knows?
I bought a fishing boat at a yard sale for $100.

Chris Grouge Chris Grouge

Chris Grouge

Online Marketing Manager

Silverpop Professionals Certified
Google Adwords Certified

If I could have any superpower?
Teleportation. No more sitting in traffic? Yes please!

My special talent?
The amount of food I can eat in one sitting.

Dan Caro Dan Caro

Dan Caro

Director, Marketing Ops

Silverpop Professionals Certified
Search Engine Black Belts Certified

My special talent?
The Carlton Dance from the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.

Favorite sports team?
Virginia Tech Hokies.

Devon Martin Devon Martin

Devon Martin

Junior Project Manager

Food I can’t live without?
Pizza. Pizza is Bae.

Favorite Sports team?
US Women’s National Soccer Team and all Virginia Tech teams. GO HOKIES!

Elizabeth Cordeiro Elizabeth Cordeiro

Elizabeth Cordeiro

Online Marketing Manager

Silverpop Professionals Certified

If I could have any superpower?
Teleportation.

What crayon color would I be?
Caribbean Green.

Elizabeth Stewart Elizabeth Stewart

Elizabeth Stewart

Online Marketing Manager

Silverpop Professionals Certified

Food I'd eat for the rest of my life?
Breakfast Sandwiches.

Celebrity I'd take on a road trip?
Guy Fieri.

Emilyann Key Emilyann Key

Emilyann Key

Digital Marketing Associate

Favorite Movie?
She's the Man.

Fun fact no one knows?
When I was born, my mom loved the name (and almost named me) Dawn…my last name is Key. I think it set me up for a healthy appreciation for puns.

Why's your name so strange? The Answer!

Eric Dean Eric Dean

Eric Dean

CEO

My special talent?
Untying knots. Definitely the go-to guy for knots in my family.

Technology I can't live without?
iPad - it's attached.

Erin Alemdar Erin Alemdar

Erin Alemdar

Digital Marketing Manager

Fun fact no one knows?
I was once an extra in a vampire horror movie.

Strangest childhood pet?
A cat named Connecticut.

Faith Albers Faith Albers

Faith Albers

Digital Account Strategist

Silverpop Professionals Certified

Fun fact no one knows?
I skipped kindergarten (child genius).

Food I'd eat for the rest of my life?
Spanakopita.

Frank Policastro Frank Policastro

Frank Policastro

Vice President, Finance & Administration

Certified Public Accountant (CPA) & Project Management Professional (PMP)

My special talent?
I can spin a pizza dough!

Technology I can't live without?
Is Excel still considered a Technology?

Heather Dean Heather Dean

Heather Dean

Customer Experience Manager

My special talent?
Organization! I can't stand a messy house or cubicle!

Food I'd eat for the rest of my life?
Olives, green or black - I love them all! Especially with bread, cheese, and wine!!

Islam Hamed Islam Hamed

Islam Hamed

Software Developer

Certified EPiServer CMS Developer

My special talent?
Making people laugh.

Fun fact no one knows?
I like to taste all the food on the table.

Jack Hisky Jack Hisky

Jack Hisky

Help Desk Support Specialist

Fun fact about you? 
I am an Assistant Head Coach on the Junior Varsity Ice Hockey Team at (my alma-mater) Mount Saint Joseph High School, in Baltimore, Maryland. Go Gaels! 

Favorite sports teams?
Washington Capitals (NHL) and Manchester City Football Club (English Premier League).

Jacob McCollum Jacob McCollum

Jacob McCollum

Front End Web Developer

Certified EPiServer CMS Developer

Strangest childhood pet?
A guinea pig named Charlie

Best movie of all time?
Fantastic Mr. Fox

James Guitard James Guitard

James Guitard

Online Marketing Manager

Silverpop Professionals Certified

If I could have any superpower?
Spirit Animal Transformation.

Celebrity you'd road trip with?
Benedict Cumberbatch.

Jared Ruppert Jared Ruppert

Jared Ruppert

Online Marketing Manager

Silverpop Professionals Certified

Celebrity I'd take on a road trip?
Consuela from Family Guy.

If I could have any superpower?
Permanent sunscreen.

Jay Beutler Jay Beutler

Jay Beutler

Director, Business Development

What crayon color would I be?
Camouflage - blending in with other crayons will help me not get consumed by a toddler - and if discovered - I'd be used as a missile and attached to a toy car or helicopter.

Jay Markwood Jay Markwood

Jay Markwood

Senior Search Manager

Market Motive SEO Practitioner Certification

Google Adwords Certification

Strangest Childhood Pet?
Raccoon named Calvin. He was abandoned by his mother and we rescued him. Once he was full grown, we released him back into the wild.

Technology I can't live without?
iPhone; it never leaves me.

Jenna Tea Jenna Tea

Jenna Tea

Mobile Apps Project Coordinator

Professional Scrum Master

Food I could eat for the rest of my life?
Macaroni and Cheese

Best movie of all time?
Star Wars (except Episode 1)

Jim Rothey Jim Rothey

Jim Rothey

Partner, CTO

Favorite sports team?
Steelers and DC United.

What crayon color would I be?
Black and gold (Let's Go Steelers)!

Joe Harris Joe Harris

Joe Harris

Partner, Development

Project Management Professional (PMP) certified

Favorite sports team?
All Washington D.C. teams.

Product I can't live without?
That's an easy one - my phone.

Jon Pelson Jon Pelson

Jon Pelson

General Manager

Fun Fact no-one knows?
I used to commute to London from Virginia every other week.

Special Talent?
I know where to find the best chocolate chip cookie in every major city in the world.

Judon Keldo Judon Keldo

Judon Keldo

Office Manager

Favorite sports team?
Miami Heat.

Favorite movie of all time?
Love and Basketball.

Kate Kisner Kate Kisner

Kate Kisner

Sales Account Manager

Food I could eat the rest of my life?
Wings.

If you could have any super power?
Time Travel.

Katie Hake Katie Hake

Katie Hake

Digital Marketing Associate

My special talent?
Crossword puzzles.

Fun fact no one knows?
I’ve competed in a collegiate birling (logrolling) competition.

Katie Worden Katie Worden

Katie Worden

Mobile Apps Technical Project Coordinator

CompTIA Security+

Fun Fact no one knows?
I’m a huge gamer (PC or console, I've been gaming for over 20 years!)

Next on your bucket list?
The Winter Olympics 2018 for a chance to snowboard in Japan/South Korea.

Kelly King Kelly King

Kelly King

Project Manager

If I could have any superpower?
Telekinesis - the power to move objects with my mind.

Fun fact no one else knows?
I still tie my shoes with bunny ears :-)

Kelly Raines Kelly Raines

Kelly Raines

Project Coordinator

Celebrity I'd take on a road trip?
Anna Kendrick… but preferably in character, as Beca from Pitch Perfect.

Food I'd eat for the rest of my life?
Does Honey Mustard count as food?

Komal Zehrah Komal Zehrah

Komal Zehrah

Junior Graphic Designer

Best movies of all time?
Wall-E.

Celebrity I'd take on a road trip?
Riz MC.

Kyle Mills Kyle Mills

Kyle Mills

Front End Developer

Technology you can't live without?
GPS.

Favorite movie?
Office Space.

Larry (the cucumber) Larry (the cucumber)

Larry (the cucumber)

Unofficial Whereoware Mascot

Favorite song?
That's easy - the “Where o where” song, of course!

Biggest fear?
Vinegar! When up against the villainous vinegar, I find myself in quite the pickle.

What's with the Cucumber? He's family!

Lea Howland Lea Howland

Lea Howland

Digital Account Coordinator

Silverpop Professionals Certified

Celebrity I’d take a road trip with?
Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson from 2 Dope Queens

Food I’d eat for the rest of my life?
French fries!

Manisha Hossain Manisha Hossain

Manisha Hossain

Online Marketing Associate

Silverpop Intermediate Certified
IBM Digital Marketing Optimization Sales Mastery Certification

Best movie of all time?
Treasure Planet

If you could have any superpower?
The ability to control time

Mary Speidel Mary Speidel

Mary Speidel

Digital Project Coordinator

Celeb I’d Like to Road Trip With?
Conan O’Brien and Kevin Hart.

Food I'd eat for the rest of my life?
Tonkatsu Curry Ramen!

Meghana Sriranganilayam Meghana Sriranganilayam

Meghana Sriranganilayam

Quality Assurance Analyst

Food I could eat the rest of my life?
Biryani and Chocolates.

Product you cant live without?
My Phone - Which allows me to reach my family any day at any time.

Mitch Phillips Mitch Phillips

Mitch Phillips

Online Marketing Associate

My Special Talent?
I can plug in an S-Video cable on the first try

Technology I can't live without?
The Fridge

MoonYoung Cortez MoonYoung Cortez

MoonYoung Cortez

Web Designer

Food I could eat the rest of my life?
Chocolate cake and sushi.

If you could have any super power?
Ability to teleport anywhere in the world.

Naynish Chaughule Naynish Chaughule

Naynish Chaughule

Jr. Web Developer

Technology I can’t live without?
.NET.

Strangest childhood pet?
Red-bellied piranhas.

Nazanin Ramezani Nazanin Ramezani

Nazanin Ramezani

Digital Account Coordinator

Food I could eat the rest of my life?
In-N-Out burgers! Probably the best food I have had in the US.

If you could have any super power?
Flying! Just so I can visit every country in the world without needing a visa!

Nia Al-Kilany Nia Al-Kilany

Nia Al-Kilany

Digital Marketing Manager

Celebrities I'd take on a road trip?
John Krasinki and Rainn Wilson (In character)

Food I'd eat the rest of my life?
Potatoes! (French fries, mashed potatoes, baked potatoes)

Nick Valin Nick Valin

Nick Valin

Junior Web Developer

Favorite Sports Teams?
DC United and Atlanta Falcons

Special Talents?
Most kinds of drums and Super Smash Bros. Melee

Nicolas Sam Nicolas Sam

Nicolas Sam

Junior Front End Developer

Food I would eat for the rest of my life?
Sausage and tomato sauce, white rice, and pork and beans.

If I could have any superpower?
Teleportation. No more car insurance!

Nicole Gutierrez Nicole Gutierrez

Nicole Gutierrez

Sr. Digital Marketing Manager

Fun fact about you?
When I was younger I was a gymnast for about 8 years

Favorite sports team?
I am a big Philadelphia sports fan – I love the Eagles.

Nora Luongo Nora Luongo

Nora Luongo

Internal Marketing Manager

Silverpop Professionals Certified

Best movies of all time?
Garden State and Easy A.

What crayon color would I be?
Forest green.

Radha Jujjavarapu Radha Jujjavarapu

Radha Jujjavarapu

Web Developer

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist

Product I can't live without?
Any device that allows me to Skype home.

Food I'd eat for the rest of my life?
Actually two - Biriyani and ice cream.

Rajambal Jothimani Rajambal Jothimani

Rajambal Jothimani

Backend Developer
Raza Gilani Raza Gilani

Raza Gilani

Web Developer

Microsoft Certified System Engineer
Microsoft Certified Solution Developer
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator
Cisco Certified Network Associate

Fun facts:
I run about 7.5 miles in an hour, 5 days a week. My best is 8.25 miles in an hour.

One of the favorite movies:
Short term 12.

Does your office have zoo animals? You bet!

Ryan Patecell Ryan Patecell

Ryan Patecell

Marketing Account Manager

Silverpop Professionals Certified

Celebrities you'd take on a road trip?
Jimmy Fallon + Justin Timberlake.

Fun fact nobody knows?
I hiked the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu.

Sean Duffie Sean Duffie

Sean Duffie

Technical Support Specialist

A+ Certified

Favorite sports teams?
New York Giants

Who'd play me in a movie of my life?
Dean Cain

Sudarsh Nanjappa Sudarsh Nanjappa

Sudarsh Nanjappa

Mobile Applications Developer

Best movie of all time?
The Persuit of Happyness.

Technology I can't live without?
Mobile + Internet.

Suresh Narayanasamy Suresh Narayanasamy

Suresh Narayanasamy

Director of Development, Applications

Certified Scrum Master
Microsoft Certified Application Developer
Registered Apple Developer
Oracle Certified SQL Developer

Favorite sports team?
Chennai Super Kings (Sport: Cricket).

What crayon color would I be?
Sky blue.

Susie Alexander Susie Alexander

Susie Alexander

Human Resources Manager

PHR & SHRM-CP

Best Movies of All Time?
Toss up between Guardians of the Galaxy and Forgetting Sarah Marshall

Favorite Sports Team?
New York Jets

Syed Ali Shah Syed Ali Shah

Syed Ali Shah

DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT, WEB

Certified EPiServer CMS Developer

Certified EPiServer Commerce Developer

Teddy Pekalski Teddy Pekalski

Teddy Pekalski

Sales Manager

Silverpop Professionals Certified

Fun fact nobody knows?
I was in the middle school band.

Favorite Sports team?
All Boston sports.

Teya Tuccio-Flick Teya Tuccio-Flick

Teya Tuccio-Flick

Partner, Search + Analytics

My special talent?
I can work a Seinfeld reference into almost any conversation.

Fun fact no one knows?
I had a crush on Jean-Luc Picard when I was younger.

Whitney Griffing Whitney Griffing

Whitney Griffing

Junior Staff Accountant
Yireda Jilili Yireda Jilili

Yireda Jilili

Digital Project Coordinator
Zoe Zhang Zoe Zhang

Zoe Zhang

Search Associate

Silverpop Professionals Certified

Favorite sports team?
Virginia Cavaliers (Let’s Go HOOS!)

If I could have any superpower?
Never need to sleep…

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