Our Crew

Manoj Aggarwal : Co-Founder

Manoj has over 15 years work experience in technology, marketing, and social media. He has worked on over 50 Fortune 500 brands including Amex, Microsoft, GM, Phillips, GSK, Delta, and Time Warner – leading them to success in digital and social media and currently consults for multiple brands. His campaigns have won awards for their innovation within social media.

Rohit Aggarwal : Technology

Rohit has over 10 years of experience in web development. He has specialties inMobile Web, HTML, CSS, JavaScript/ jQuery, PHP (MVC Frameworks), MySQL. He has worked on behalf of clients including Duncan Hines, CHANEL, Ubisoft, Zoo York, IMG Media, Wrigley, and Pfizer. He was awarded the most valuable peer while at Cegedim Dendrite.

Kathryn Irby : PR & Merchant Relations

As the fashion features associate for LUCKY magazine, she curated the national magazine’s influential back page and shopping guides. Served as Gap inc.’s fashion forecastor for Gap Women’s apparel & accessories collections. She has also created her own brand – The Brooklyn Vintage Crawl.

Caroline Szeto Dahlmanns : Creative/Design

Caroline owns and runs Caroline Design – a branding and design studio. Caroline has over 15 years experience in brand identity, visual design, and user experience design. She’s worked with innovative brands including Equinox Fitness, LUCKYRICE, Morgan Stanley, Bank of America & Seventeen Magazine.

Peter Koo : Technology

Currently a developer at Citadel Investment, Peter develops enterprise scalable solutions. His tenure includes JP Morgan Chase, Credit Suisse First Boston, and Marsh & McLennan.

Vasili Gavre : Music Relations

Vasili is a music strategist and executive producer. He’s worked with Cirque du Soleil, bands such as the Beastie Boys, Moby, and many others. As an advertiser, he has helped brands such as Budweiser, Target, and Victoria’s Secret leverage music content to build ad campaigns. He has been interviewed by Billboard & Spin, and is a frequent speaker at SXSW & CMJ.

Kate Menard : Community Relations

Katie has been working in community based social service and educational settings for over 10 years. Katie received an M.S.W. with a focus in Group Work from the Hunter College School of Social Work.

Andrea Ivancic : Gallery Relations

Andrea has 5 years of experience as the Director of Brusso Hardware, a design industry leader specialized in hardware for cabinetry, furniture, and woodworking. Andrea has been an active member of the New York art community during this time as well. Most recently she curated an art and design tour of Williamsburg with Damsels in Design.

Ryan Allbaugh : Technology

Ryan currently works as the Chief Information Officer at one of the largest privately held commercial real estate and property management companies in the southeast US where he is responsible for defining the strategic technology initiatives as they relate to the company and smart building technology. He is responsible for managing all of the company’s technology projects, IT operations and help desk teams. With over 15 years of technology experience, Ryan sits on numerous industry recognized conference advisory boards including Realcomm, IBConn as well as being a member of the Envision Charlotte Model Programs steering committee.

Eric Murray : Co-Founder

Eric has been a musician, an artist, a photographer, a designer, a programmer, and if not enough, started and ran his own company for many years.

Special Thanks To:

Caitlin Dourmashkin

Kate Peterson

Rajiv Garg

John Figlesthaler

Rik Williard from RULE7MEDIA

and Mike Mendelson for awesome video work