As CEO, Tom leads Cartera with a singular vision-to make our platform reach its full potential, creating enhanced loyalty for our bank and airline partners, introducing new customers to our retailers, and making shopping more rewarding for millions of consumers. Formerly serving as CEO of Imagitas and a consultant at Bain & Co., Tom is a model of contemporary corporate leadership. Outside the office, Tom keeps active, frequently hitting the slopes with his family in Vermont and Utah.
As Vice President of Engineering, Jim directs and manages all engineering at Cartera, from Core and CPR, to B2C. His stellar combo of hands-on technical chops and take-charge leadership style led to modernizing the back office, as well as launching the shopping site Splender. Prior to Cartera, Jim lent his technical expertise to companies such as Intuit, IBM, and Nokia. Jim has been coding since he was 10 years old.
Karen comes to Cartera with an impressive financial background, having spent twenty years in executive finance roles for several early-stage tech start-ups. Before coming to Cartera, Karen served as CFO and Vice President of Operations at Zeemote and as CFO of Groove Mobile. At Cartera, she is responsible for all-things finance, including accounting, legal and human resources. Karen was recently honored as CFO of the year by the Boston Business Journal.
As the Manager of Customer Care, Anamika plays an essential role in ensuring clear communication and issue resolution with many of our partners. Outside of work, she can be found enjoying Indian music, a good movie or the occasional Cadbury Egg.
Heading up business development and partnership management, Marc plays an essential leadership role in the continuing success of Cartera. With over 20 years of experience in advertising sales, marketing communications and client services, he is responsible for directing the sourcing and merchandizing of all offers Cartera hosts over its platforms. Outside the office, Marc loves to practice and perfect his gourmet cooking, making delicious meals for family and friends.
Erin Warren is responsible for all Cartera's marketing initiatives, helping to engage more online shoppers every day. Specializing in digital marketing, she has previously served as CMO of CollegeWeekLive, and as Vice President of Channel Marketing for Sallie Mae. Erin is also a two time Olympian, having competed in the Women's Luge in the 1994 and 1998 Winter Olympics. She currently sits on the Board of Directors for the U.S. Luge Association.
Driving Cartera's technology strategy, Brian brings an incredible background of innovation and invention to Cartera. With degrees in computer science from both MIT and Stanford, he's served as VP of engineering at Intuit, leading the development of game-changing products like TurboTax and Quickbooks. At Cartera, Brian leads the company's development, operations and solution delivery teams. During his down time, you'll likely find him fiddling about with his many boats.
With over 7 years of quality engineering management experience, Andrew is a key player in making sure our partners' customers have a seamless shopping experience. He's also the impassioned coach of his son's basketball team and a generous web developer for family and friends' businesses.
With a career-long track record of developing domestic and international loyalty programs, Mary Beth (a.k.a. MB) heads our Relationship Management team, leading efforts to plan, implement and reach the goals of Cartera's many partners. Prior to Cartera, MB served in leadership roles at LoyLogic, CauseLoyalty and Upromise. When asked about her passions, she'll tell you they're reading a good book, nice beaches, and enjoying a fine cheese or two.
Working with large and dirty data sets, Shradha uncovers many of the insights that inform marketing strategy and business growth for Cartera and our partners. She's also an outspoken foodie and will likely not stop until she's sampled all the world's cuisines.
As DMO, Danielle heads up merchandising strategy at Cartera, leading the Merchandising Operations team and constantly seeking new initiatives for revenue growth. In her free time, you'll often find her taking her son and two bulldogs (Lincoln and Zoe) out for long walks.
With over 16 years of experience in web development, Cody wears many hats at Cartera, working on everything from UI development to business logic and databases. Additionally, if you ever feel the need to discuss old school, cheesy martial arts flicks, Cody is your guy.
As UX product manager, Raina works to drive more shopping on Cartera's B2B client malls through user centric design and functionality updates. She also works with the Relationship Management and the Ad Sales teams to implement custom experiences and valuable ad inventory for clients and retailers.
Carolyn has many responsibilities at Cartera, chief among them ensuring all content in our programs is accurate, up-to-date and entered properly. She is also one of Cartera's formidable athletes, having competed in the Disney Marathon (a whimsical but challenging run) on more than one occasion.
Manodnya is one of Cartera's talented back office software engineers, working on enhancing and maintaining our processing systems. Outside the office you might find her taking part in a Bollywood dance concert, and if not that, definitely a rock-solid afternoon nap.