Anthony was born and raised in Las Vegas before taking his talents to South Beach. He graduated with a B.S. in Marketing from Johnson & Wales University, where he was heavily involved in the entrepreneurial community. After starting his own marketing company and working for a few startups, Anthony decided to move to the big city of New York to join the TickPick team. He brings experience in customer support as well as the unique skill of Instagram marketing to TickPick.
Customer Care Agent
Welcome to the city ! Adeleny born and raised in Harlem. Attended the Business of Sports School (BOSS) , where she was able to create her own business called adelenyPOPS and was young entrepreneur of New York 2015. She then took her talents to Stony Brook University graduating with a B.A and becoming a member of Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority, Incorporated. Adeleny is very outgoing and love animals . She is very excited to be apart of an amazing team !
Customer Care Agent
New York City born and raised Andi has always been an avid lover of history, traveling and stories of all kind. These passions have guided many of her choices in life, including obtaining a Bachelor's degree in History, visiting at least one international location a year, and being an Elf every other Christmas or so. She has a background of over 10 years in customer support and has chosen to continue her career with TickPick in order to help people live their own stories and make their own history by ensuring they have the opportunity to attend a multitude of amazing events.
Brian was born and raised in Brooklyn. He attended St. John's University and graduated with a bachelor's in Sports Management. He previously worked as a customer service manager for Aviator Sports and Events Center and for Enterprise Rent-A-Car. He's a huge sports fan whose favorite teams are the Tennessee Titans, Los Angeles Lakers, New York Yankees, and New York Rangers. You can always find him watching or talking sports and he's excited to bring his customer service experience to TickPick and help the company grow.
Brett Goldberg received a B.S. in Finance from Lehigh University. Upon graduation, Brett went to work in Barclays' Investment Banking Division in the Industrial Group. Following Barclays, Brett joined Sixpoint Partners, a boutique investment bank in New York City. In 2011, Brett turned his business skills to the ticketing industry and realized his dream of creating the first two-sided, transparent ticketing marketplace: TickPick.
Connor was born and raised in Syracuse, NY. He's a huge fan of Orange Basketball, as well as the New York Yankees and Buffalo Bills. He earned his bachelor's degree in English & master's degree in Communications from The College of Saint Rose in Albany, NY. He moved to New York City in order to pursue his goal of working in sports communications. His hobbies include talking sports and attending live events like games and concerts.
Director - Business Development
Before joining TickPick, Carla was heading CDL Global Consulting, where she was incubating new businesses and identifying, securing and maintaining partnerships for digital and new media content distribution. Prior to this role, Carla served as Senior Vice President of Distribution & Affiliate Sales for Pivot TV, a subsidiary of Participant Media, where she oversaw all aspects of sales and marketing for the millennial-focused socially-conscious network. Prior to Pivot, she was Vice President of Affiliate Sales & Marketing for nuvo TV serving bicultural Latinos. Prior to this, Carla served as Senior Vice President, Affiliate Sales for AmericanLife TV Network, where she was responsible for all aspects of sales and marketing.
Christopher O'Brien received a B.S. in Computer Engineering from Lehigh University. After graduating from Lehigh, Chris began working at Nuance Communications, where he implemented speech recognition technologies for a number of Fortune 500 corporations. Chris is the technical creator of TickPick, where he applies his vast technical skills to provide innovative and accessible ticketing services to customers worldwide.
Chief Technology Officer
Danny graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelor's of Science degree in Computer Science. Upon graduation, he worked as a software engineer at Nuance Communications, building speech-enabled applications for large corporations. Recently, Danny was a Technical Architect in the Emerging Technology Innovations group at Accenture, where he led a team to develop an enterprise Telematics solution. Danny joins TickPick with vast experience in system architecture and application development, and will focus on industrializing the product.
Devon joins TickPick as an engineer after graduating from Hunter College with a degree in Mathematics and Computer Science. After growing up in the Colorado Rockies and living all over the western US, Devon is enjoying living in New York with access to theater and live music, and is excited to grow and learn while working in the ticketing industry.
Human Resources / Operations Manager
Donald was born and raised in Lawrence, KS. After graduating from the University of Mary Washington with a B.A. in History, he moved to NYC. Although he is far away from home, he continues to loyally root for his hometown teams the KC Royals, KC Chiefs, Sporting KC, and KU Jayhawks. He is very excited to bring his ping-pong talents to TickPick.
Born and raised in a small town in North Carolina, moving to California after high school to pursue game design, and eventually finding herself in NYC, Drema's seen a lot of quirkiness of the USA. When she's not planning her next travel destination to get an In-N-Out burger, she's searching for new music or re-watching The Office. She was previously a training specialist for a used electronics company and is now bringing her six-year customer service background straight to TickPick; live and in stereo.
Emilio was born in Connecticut and raised in Mexico City. He is joining the TickPick team after graduating with a B.S in Computer Engineering from Lehigh University. When in Mexico, Emilio loves going water skiing. Now, having relocated, he is excited to work at TickPick and explore the restaurants of NYC.
Customer Care Agent
Born and raised in Oregon, Elizabeth has spent the last 10 years in customer service as a Bilingual Translator, most recently as a General Manager in retail for three years. After spending the last year at home with her children, she has come to TickPick as a Customer Care Agent. She is dedicated, detail oriented, and always ready to accept a new challenge. Elizabeth plays flag football as an offensive and defensive lineman in her spare time, and has recently become a huge Steelers fan.
Gibby was born in the Philippines and was raised in Brooklyn and graduated from SUNY Albany with a B.S. in Computer Science. He comes to TickPick with a wealth of web development experience. When he's not reviewing front-end technologies, Gibby is geeking over Dungeons & Dragons Pathfinder.
Gina was born and raised in Northeastern Pennsylvania and moved to New York in 2010 in order to attend college and experience the city's thriving music scene. She joined TickPick after graduating from NYU, where she studied music and journalism. As an avid concertgoer, she is excited to be working in the ticket industry, and brings that enthusiasm into her role at TickPick.
Business Development Manager
Born and raised in Connecticut, Hayley graduated from Tiffin University in 2015 where she studied Sports Marketing. Prior to TickPick she gained secondary market experience working for Prolific 1 on their Business Development team. Although an avid sports fan, Hayleys die-hard teams include the New York Yankees, Miami Dolphins and US Women’s Soccer Team. If you're up for some friendly competition, feel free to challenge her to a game of Connect Four or Super Smash Bros. Hayley is excited to contribute to the team and help nurture partnerships at TickPick!
Ivan was born and raised in the same city as Techno, a city where everyone has Red Wings and where Lions rule despite preferring Tigers. Ivan found his passion for Data Mining & Data Analysis while bleeding Blue with the Wolverines. Ivan is excited about using his experience in alternative data and financial services to support the marketing efforts at TickPick. Ivan is proud of winning and defending the title of the tallest employee, ending the 7 year reign previously held by one of the founders.
Customer Care Agent
Already an insomniac, Jonelle made the move away from the Arizona desert to attend college in a city she heard never slept. After receiving her B.A. from Pace University with focuses in Psychology and Entertainment Management, she spent her time working for music-based startups and concert venues in the city. This girl is an avid concert-goer, Spotify playlist creator, and lover of all things performance. She is excited to bring her interpersonal and creative skills to the TickPick team, in the hopes of both helping it grow and keeping this job after the team has heard her terrible puns and unrelenting laughter.
VP of Inventory & Seller Operations
Joe was born in Danbury, CT and grew up in Wappingers Falls, NY. He graduated from Boston University in 2009 with a major in Business Administration. After college, he started JoeHub, a ticket agency, which he ran for six years before joining TickPick as the Director of Broker Relations.
Senior Graphic Designer
Growing up in the Dominican Republic, John was always a big fan of sports and music, which translated when he moved to New York. Living in the Urban areas of NYC he discovered his artistic side with a love for street art and went on to obtain his BA in Graphic Design and Sports Management from the State University of New York at Cortland. John joined TickPick in 2019 having transitioned from designing in all aspects of experiential marketing and is excited to bring TickPick’s brand to the next level. John is a fan of the New York sports teams and continues to enjoy music being a part of a Performance team. If you don’t catch him enjoying any of these, you can catch him on a flight on his way to his next travel destination.
Creative Content Czar
Julianna Hurtado is from Dallas, TX. After high school, she relocated to New York City to pursue an education at New York University, where she earned her Bachelor's degree in the Gallatin School of Individualized Study. Shortly after, she became an MFA Candidate at Hunter College for English and Creative Writing. Now, she assists in writing special content for the TickPick team, is an avid contributor to the TickPick Blog, and at work on her first novel.
Jimmy comes to TickPick straight from Binghamton University, where he majored in math, but dabbled in computer science, theater, and economics. Growing up in Poughkeepsie, New York, he couldn't sit still, and his parents found peace only when he was outside playing sports, with his favorite being basketball. Jimmy is excited to blend his technical and creative interests at TickPick in order to provide customers the best possible live event experience.
VP of Operations
Jack Slingland received his B.S. in Marketing from Penn State University. Fresh out of Happy Valley, Jack became TickPick's first hire back in 2013. Jack is now the Director of Client Relations, ensuring all customers are provided with unparalleled service.
Laura grew up in Massapequa Park, where she developed a passion for the performing arts. After years of working in the ticketing industry, she's glad to have found a home at TickPick! She looks forward to continue connecting audiences to great performances.
Paid Social Media Associate
Katherine was born in Taiwan and grew up in New Jersey. Music has always been a constant in Katherine's life growing up, which led her to pursue a Bachelor of Science degree in Music Industry at the University of Southern California. During her time at USC, Katherine interned at various music labels and managed an internationally known artist. She also finished her last year of college by completing a Korean Studies minor while on exchange at Yonsei University in South Korea.
Prior to joining TickPick, Katherine managed in-house marketing for companies in various fields, including fashion, education and music entertainment. She has a background in marketing through various digital channels as well as event planning, but will be focusing her expertise on Paid Social at TickPick. Outside of work, Katherine loves traveling and has been to over 25 countries. While in New York, you can catch her at a Broadway show or trying out the latest famous dessert store.
Customer Care Agent
Kate loves attending live events & has worked in the music industry throughout her career. She is excited to bring her ticketing knowledge to our team!
Kyle was born in Baltimore, Maryland and grew up in Severna Park, Maryland. He graduated with his B.S. in Business Administration from Stony Brook University, while competing for their Division 1 lacrosse program. As an avid sport enthusiast, Kyle takes pride in knowing his team, the Baltimore Ravens, have the most recent championship in the office.
Hailing from St. Louis by way of Villanova University, Luke is excited to contribute to the engineering team at TickPick and help deliver the best possible user experience. His proudest accomplishment is being the four-time (and reigining) champion of his fantasy football league.
Director, CRM & Paid Social
Luke comes to TickPick after spending the past four years working in social advertising. As a graduate of Hunter College, he has called New York City home for the past eight years. Besides heading up TickPick's social media efforts, Luke has established himself as the winningest ping pong player in the office. Feel free to stop by the office and give him some competition.
Customer Care Agent
Mark was born and raised in Auburn, New York. He moved to Florida and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Sports Management from the University of Tampa, where he also played baseball. He is a sports enthusiast, and has worked previously for the New York Mets, New Jersey Nets, and Tampa Bay Lightning. Mark currently resides in Long Island, where he enjoys spending time with his wife and two sons.
Customer Care Agent
Mariah was born and raised in raised in Salem, OR. When she is not at home binge watching her favorite zombie movies, she is spending quality time with her friends and family. Her ambition to grow her career has brought her here to TickPick, where she aspires to learn as much as she can from our leaders. She is excited to bring both her experience and enthusiasm for great customer service to our team.
Michael was raised in north Jersey and earned a degree in Computer Science & Business from Lehigh University. A renowned junior varsity and club sports athlete, Michael brings an unmatched competitive attitude to the software side of TickPick.
Customer Care Agent
Born and raised in Westchester, NY, Michelle graduated with a B.S. from SUNY Oneonta in 2015 where she studied Psychology and Child and Family Studies. Just before joining TickPick, she worked as a Client Services and Social Media Associate at an educational consulting company. As a fan and avid concertgoer herself, she is excited to bring both her customer service skills and enthusiasm for live events to TickPick.
Chief Financial Officer
Michele oversees TickPick’s business and administrative operations. Prior to joining TickPick she served as CFO of New York Public Radio (NYPR). During her tenure at NYPR she oversaw tremendous growth through strategic investment and acquisition. She helped guide the organization through a transition from traditional terrestrial radio to a multifaceted digital media company and the second-largest podcast producer in the country. Prior to joining NYPR, Michele held positions at ACTV Inc., including vice president of finance. There she shepharded the organization through a growth phase and ultimate acquisition. Prior to ACTV Inc. she worked at Arthur Andersen LLP as an auditor and consultant with high-growth, middle-market clients. Michele is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of New York.
Mallely was born in Medellin, Colombia and was raised in Tenafly, NJ. She attended Fairleigh Dickinson University's Metro Campus and studied abroad at Wroxton College in Oxfordshire, England. Mallely, who goes by 'Jelly', has vast experience in customer service and client relations. She joins the TickPick team where she brings her upbeat personality and friendly smile to everyone around.
Nick attended SUNY Cortland where he received a degree in Sports Management. Born and raised in the Albany area, he moved to New York City after receiving his M.B.A. at The College of Saint Rose. With a passion for sports and music, he loves to go to sporting events and concerts. Nick is a faithful New York fan who calls the Yankees, Bills, Knicks, and Rangers his favorite teams. He looks forward to working in the ticket business and helping TickPick grow.
Nikki grew up playing sports and rooting for the Yankees in Bayonne, NJ. Although her athletic abilities weren't ever going to surpass the DIII college soccer ranks, Nikki knew she wanted sports to always be an integral part of her everyday life. She pursued a degree in Exercise Science and Sport Management at Rutgers University and has been working in sports and event marketing since graduating in 2015. Nikki is thrilled to bring her experience in CRM to TickPick's growing and exciting team.
Noah comes to TickPick from Bowdoin College, where he studied physics and computer science. He inexplicably enjoys watching the Mets play. When he's not suffering through another Mets loss, Noah likes snowboarding and taking long hikes with his dog.
Customer Care Agent
Orion hails from the Pacific Northwest. Some of his biggest accomplishments include getting asked to try out for the Portland Timbers when he was in college, and being a volunteer firefighter/ EMT at his local fire station. He also like dogs, long walks on the beach, and long walks on the beach with his dog
VP of Business Development
Born and raised on Long Island. Paul is visionary and strategist who has successfully launched new events and products. Having served as a director of marketing and executive producer for major music festivals such as Minus Zero and Live for Rolling Stone Magazine, he has developed a wealth of knowledge in all areas of business. Paul obtained a MBA from Western Governor's University after serving in the United States Marines and Operation Iraq Freedom. Now, he turns his attention to TickPick's Business Development, where he focuses on accelerating the company's growth.
Associate Graphic Designer
Rosa received her BFA in Graphic design from Academy of Art University, San Francisco, California and has done multiple freelance graphic design projects with clients from Spain, Korea and America. She just recently moved to New York to join us in 2018, and is excited to bring TickPick's design to a new level. Outside of work, Rosa loves K-Pop dance, modeling, and reading webtoons.
Rosa hails from upstate New York, and received a B.S. in Games from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a B.S. in Computer Science from Oregon State University. In the past, Rosa has traversed through careers in game development, 3D modeling, convention boothing, and bathing suit consulting (her favorite). Rosa joins TickPick, with a burgeoning front-end & full-stack arsenal, ready to continue growing as an engineer and human being.
Lead Software Engineer
Roger was born in Taiwan but grew up in the New York metro area. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science and minor in Mathematics from Rutgers University. He has extensive experience in software development, from startups to large corporations, that span multiple industries. Most recently, Roger was a lead engineer at Comcast for the Xfinity Platform where he developed the api that is used by millions of devices. He helped foster a culture of building high quality software with efficiency by practicing continuous delivery and automation.
When he is not working, he is traveling somewhere. He has been to 25 countries so far and is actively expanding that list.
Roger joins TickPick to lead the engineering team in building, testing, and releasing software faster and more reliably so that the business can innovate quicker and bring more value to its customers.
Broker Relations Manager
Stacey grew up in Lawrence, Massachusetts and went on to earn a B.A. in Theater from the University of New Hampshire. She brings a wide variety of experience to TickPick, including televisual, film, and stage time - not to mention her knowledge of 90s-00s TV trivia.
VP of Digital Marketing
Sam joined the team in 2018 to focus on digital marketing. As a career analyst in the advertising world, Sam has had the opportunity to work across numerous verticals, including: air travel, hospitality, defense, automotive, CPG, and retail. Prior to TickPick, Sam worked in the field of digital analytics for nearly a decade, gaining his experience at a wide range of agencies such as mcgarrybowen, McCann, MRY, and AKQA. Sam also has an active passion for the music industry, and currently supports the marketing team at Dreamville, a record label based in New York & Los Angeles.
Broker Relations Manager
When he's not quoting irrelevant movie lines, Scott is always staying caffeinated. Scott is a hardcore Rangers fan and Everton supporter, and if he were forced to choose a spirit animal, it would be Bobby Fischer. After graduating with a BA in English and Literature from Stony Brook University, he's excited to contribute to TickPick through excellent customer support and overly long tangents.
Vasu is originally from New Delhi, India. Growing up, he always had a deep interest in sports and arts so he feels right at home at Tickpick. He then earned his bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Penn State, University Park and worked for Cisco Systems upon graduation as a Data Engineer. His interests are playing a variety of sports, live concerts, film, traveling and history.
Chief Data Officer
At Tickpick I'm leading efforts to mine user-driven data and incorporate machine learning into the companies core competencies, all which will help TickPick deliver a more personalized experience to its customer base. Additionally, supporting TickPick’s marketing operations in aiming to deliver the company’s no-fee model to more fans of sports, music and other live events through its data.
Spent nearly six years at American Express holding a series of roles at the company. I started out as a Data Scientist in support of Consumer Insights and Mobile App Marketing and then proceeded to move into leadership roles in Technology as Engineering Director and Staff Engineer for Machine Learning. Among my accomplishments during my tenure at American Express are earning two Platinum Genius Awards, 2018 Chairman Award for Innovation - OneSight & Watson, Artificial Intelligence Tools Power Global Commercial Growth and the 2019 Chairman Award for Innovation - Machine Learning Platform.
Originally started my career in academia, primarily serving as a research scientist at Northwestern University. Machine learning and big data were at the core of his research -- long before these became en vogue in research and development.