Alex Cavoulacos
Co-Founder & President

Kathryn Minshew
Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Alex Cavoulacos
Founder & President

Alex makes things work at The Muse. Our #1 list maker, she leads our business growth, innovation and operations. Alex was named one of Forbes 30 Under 30 in Media, INC’s 15 Women to Watch in Tech and Business Insider’s 30 Most Important Women Under 30 in Tech. She is a frequent keynote on the future of work, productivity, and entrepreneurship. Prior to founding The Muse, Alex was a management consultant at McKinsey & Company. She graduated from Yale University, and is an alumna of Y Combinator. Follow her on Twitter @acav.


Kathryn Minshew
Founder & CEO

Kathryn is the Muse's CEO and number one swashbuckler. Kathryn has spoken at MIT and Harvard, appeared on The TODAY Show and CNN, and contributes on career and entrepreneurship to the Wall Street Journal and Harvard Business Review. She was named to Forbes’ 30 Under 30 in Media and Inc.’s 15 Women to Watch in Tech. Before founding The Muse, Kathryn worked on vaccines in Rwanda and Malawi with the Clinton Health Access Initiative and was previously at McKinsey. Say hi on Twitter @KMin.

Meet The Team

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Adam Reichardt

Multimedia Producer

Adam Reichardt loves to make people look stunning on camera. A photographer from an early age, Adam studied journalism at Pace University and was a total college newspaper nerd. Since then, he has bounced around NYC startups, bringing his camera with him every step of the way. Always searching for a way out of the city, he dreams to one day own a goat farm and make viral videos of goats.

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Adi Dehejia

Chief Financial Officer

Adi is the Chief Financial Officer at The Muse. Adi was born in India before moving to the U.S. at 11. He has spent the last 25 years in the telecom, media, and tech industries, as both an investor and an operating executive. Outside of work, Adi enjoys spending time with his wife and teenage sons, listening to music, cooking, doing crosswords, as well as playing golf and ice hockey (both poorly).

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Ai Onda

Full-Stack Engineer

Ai was born in Tokyo, where she grew up disliking sushi. The pioneer of engineering in her family, she studied computer science at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. After graduating, she landed her first full-time job as a Junior Full-Stack Engineer at The Muse. When she’s not programming, you can find Ai reading, exploring new restaurants, or laughing out loud.


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Alex Arnold

Sr. Outbound SDR

Ohio born and a Kent State graduate, Alex began his career as a software engineer for a large insurance company - the only logical next step being to move into software sales in NYC. Trading in his WRX for dreams of thin crust pizza, Alex is embracing the constant distractions of fast-paced city life that keep his mind off of Cleveland sports.

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Alexis Tryon

VP, Strategic Initiatives

Alexis is a professional generalist: She does a bit of everything here at The Muse and likes it that way! Her startup roots run deep - Alexis was previously the co-founder and CEO of Artsicle - and she loves advising new businesses in her free time. She graduated from UPenn, is a proud Texan at heart, and can’t get enough of Goldfish crackers.

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Allison Sands

Senior Account Executive

Born and raised in New Jersey with a huge amount of Penn State pride, Allison is a fist pumper both on the dance floor and in the conference room. Before joining The Muse, she helped brands market to consumers through experiential events and promotions. In her free time, Allison can be found strolling in the West Village, catching up on Netflix, or searching for the newest bars and restaurants.


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Alyse Kalish

Editor

As an Editor for The Muse, Alyse is proud to prove that yes, English majors can change the world. She calls many places home, including Illinois where she grew up and the small town of Hamilton where she attended Colgate University, but she was always born to be a New Yorker. In addition to being an avid writer, Alyse loves to dance, both professionally and while waiting for the subway.

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Amanda Corrado

Talent Acquisition Specialist

Amanda is a proud New Yorker—born and raised! After graduating from Villanova University (go Wildcats!) she spent some time in the finance world at JPMorgan Chase before realizing her true passion is in HR and recruiting. When she's not finding amazing new people to work at The Muse, you can find her stalking dogs at Tompkins Square Park, having a Harry Potter movie marathon, or meal prepping.

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Andrea Siegel

Account Manager

After graduating from Tulane University with a degree in marketing, Andrea was an Account Manager at an SEO agency in New Orleans. Despite becoming a very proud New Orleans Saints fan (Who Dat!), the Miami native made her way to New York and joined The Muse! When she isn't working, you can find Andrea attempting to memorize Lady Gaga and Beyonce music videos or traveling.


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Andrew Nugent

Account Executive

Born and raised in Massachusetts, Andrew moved to New York City after college to start his career and pursue his passion for sales. Now, he's on the West Coast team, working to get the best companies in the Southwest featured on The Muse. He spends his free time rooting for Boston's sports teams and hanging out with friends and family.

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Angie Davidson

Account Executive

A native of the South, Angie grew up outside of Atlanta and graduated from Auburn University in Alabama. Prior to joining The Muse, she worked in the fashion industry in PR and event production. In her spare time, you'll find her talking about Beautycounter and exploring New York by way of coffee shops, restaurants, and hotel lobbies (tip: free Wi-Fi and comfortable seating!).

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Anna Fajkowski

Senior Account Manager

Anna joins The Muse as an Account Manager, helping amazing companies build their employer brands. Prior to her role at The Muse, Anna worked in media advertising in New York, Chicago, and Boston. When she's not at work or running, you can find her spending time in Central Park, cooking in her tiny kitchen, and exploring theatre shows in NYC.


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Antoine Troadec

Junior Data Scientist

Antoine mines the value in data and help Musers to use it to reach their business goals. Before joining The Muse, this French native made a stop in Montreal to eat bagels and do quantitative analysis for an Economics Research Center. He is now dedicated to making the best out of growing mountains of data... and eating more bagels.

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Brittany Di Marco

Senior Staff Accountant

Brittany is a numbers girl here at The Muse (armed with a background in FinTech and public accounting), but her affinity for numbers doesn't stop at her desk: She can split any dinner bill with her eyes closed! Born and raised in NYC, Brittany knows how to keep busy. When she's not catching a Broadway show or vacationing in Mexico, she's doing pilates or earning Michelin stars in her home kitchen.

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Chantel Lucas

Senior Producer, Branded Content

After spending time as a film editor and shooter, Chantel managed brand projects for a network of 100K+ freelancers at Contently. It's no wonder, then, she finds herself at home as a Senior Producer, Branded Content at The Muse where she helps our clients tell their stories. Like any good (read: not annoying) ex-grad student, Chantel will gladly regale you with stories of pursuing her Master's in the UK.


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Charles Luxton

Tech Lead

After graduating from college, Charles worked for a large banking and insurance company in Brisbane, Australia. After deciding he wanted a change in scenery, he packed his bags and moved to New York to join The Muse. When he's not busy coding, he can be found exploring the city, rock-climbing, or struggling to decide what to have for dinner.

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Chris Ryan

Tech Lead

Chris loves to build tools that help us discover and understand patterns, whether in nature or technology. After completing a PhD in biophysics from UC Berkeley, he moved from sunny California to New York City to do nonprofit data science work before eventually joining The Muse. He enjoys vegetarian cooking, is curious about everything, and makes his computer do the darndest things.

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Christian Gerace

Senior Business Intelligence Analyst

Joining The Muse after two years at Johnson & Johnson, Christian uses his experience and passion for data to help the company make better business decisions. When he's not Musing, he is a janitor at an esteemed college, where he answers some of the world's toughest math problems, unbeknownst to the staff and students.


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Ciara Dwyer

Staff Accountant

Ciara is our very own Irish cailín who has joined the team as Staff Accountant. Prior to The Muse, she worked in the finance department of Mars, Inc. in Dublin. A recent stateside transplant, she's excited to grow her career internationally and explore all NYC has to offer. When she's not Musing, you'll find Ciara entertaining friends and 'attempting' to cook up a storm.

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Connor Winter

Project Coordinator, Client Services

When Connor isn’t making meals from scratch at home, building a random woodworking project, editing short videos for Instagram, or longboarding the streets of NYC, he’s helping clients to build amazing profiles. He’s also always down for whatever pickup sports game is happening. Before joining The Muse, Connor helped build out customer service at LuMee and worked as a freelance videographer.

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Dan Gillet

Account Manager

Dan is a proud New Yorker—born and raised—who now lives in New Jersey. After graduating from The University of Maryland, he spent his early career on the agency side before discovering the NYC startup scene. He was the first employee at a small startup before joining The Muse. When he’s not Musing, you can find him exploring NY and NJ on his bike or in the kitchen trying new recipes.


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Danielle DiFlorio

Manager, Client Project Management

Danielle hails from the Jersey side of Philly, where she can often be found having Sunday dinner with her fun, loud, Italian family. She is excited to transition from the corporate world of JPMorgan and Ernst & Young and put her CPA to good use helping amazing companies attract top talent through The Muse. In her free time, you can find her exploring NYC, lounging at the beach, or planning her next meal.

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Daniel Zana

Senior Video Editor

Daniel brings his video editing skills to The Muse after cutting his teeth on reality TV, feature documentaries, music videos, and nearly five years of shooting and editing online videos at B&H Photo. When he's not working on all things video, he does what is required by law for Brooklynites—biking, baking, and brewing beer—and spends time with his wife, Yaffa, and his daughter, Orly.

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Dani Gibbs

Staff Accountant

After graduating from the University of Florida with a Master's in Accounting, Dani moved to New York City and spent some time in public accounting before joining The Muse's finance team. In her spare time, she can be found trying out new workout classes, watching Netflix, or hanging out with friends.


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Dan Kelske

Enterprise Account Manager

A former talent sourcer and online recruitment manager, Dan knows how hard it can be to attract and retain top talent. By coming to The Muse, Dan hopes to make that process a wee bit easier for clients by implementing customized employer branding solutions. When he's not Musing, Dan can be found traveling to countries near the Arctic Circle, skiing, and yelling at his roommate’s cat, WarChild.

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Dan Ratner

SDR Team Lead

New Jersey born and a UConn graduate, Dan began his career running operations for hunger-relief and food sustainability nonprofits. He recognized the awesomeness that is The Muse and hopped on board to spread the good word to companies throughout the Chicago area. Aside from Musing, you can find Dan practicing his headstand or long boarding in search of the best $1 slice of pizza in NYC.

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Devante Lewis-Jackson

Sales Team Lead

Devante comes to The Muse after spending time with Nissan North America, tackling the company's sales and marketing data. Prior to Nissan, he spent four years at Apple Inc., helping small businesses, training employees, and selling amazing products to amazing people. He now spends his weekdays growing the Atlanta market and his weekends playing rugby, eating Pad Thai, and working on his MA degree.


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Donnalyn Robles

Project Manager, Client Services

Donnalyn enjoys making authentic connections and loves helping companies create awesome profiles on The Muse. Before moving to NYC, Donnalyn lived in Montclair, the most charming town in NJ! These days, you can find her at a cozy coffee shop, museum, Trader Joe's, or exploring the city with friends.

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Dustin Wahl

Controller

Before joining The Muse, Dustin, a CPA, was a Senior Manager with Connor Group, where he advised pre-IPO tech clients on finance and accounting issues. He previously served as the Controller at TheLadders.com and Howcast.com and started his career at Deloitte & Touche providing audit and M&A services. For fun, he enjoys playing guitar, riding his bike, and inventing new BBQ recipes for the grill!

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Elysia Niemi

Enterprise Account Manager

Elysia uprooted herself from the great state of Colorado to help the remarkable companies on The Muse find equally remarkable employees. Before joining The Muse, she worked at a Denver startup that enabled brands to connect with customers using social media. When she's not Musing, you can find her stalking dogs at Prospect Park or (poorly) attempting to navigate one of the city's boroughs.


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Emily O'Gorman

Manager, Account Management

Hailing from Buffalo, NY, Emily is a (constantly disappointed) Bills fan. She joins The Muse as an Account Manager, helping companies find the best talent for their teams. Prior to The Muse, she worked at an SEO technology startup. In her spare time, she can be found attempting to be a good cook and seeking out the best chicken wing spot in NYC. (She's taking recommendations!)

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Eric Kluger

General Counsel

The Muse's first attorney, Eric comes to us from a prestigious New York law firm. He always wanted to help an innovative startup grow, and The Muse seemed like the perfect place. Eric was born and raised in New York City and earned his JD from Cardozo. When he isn't helping with all things legal, he can be found playing hockey, enjoying a beer, and hanging out with his wife Katie and son Kenny.

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Eurih Lee

Outbound SDR

Born and raised in New Jersey, Eurih is a lover of all things food, fitness, and employer branding. Before becoming a full-time Muser, Eurih worked as an English professor at Rutgers and NJIT. When she's not talking to HR folks about The Muse, you can catch her training for her next race or making banana bread.


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Fred Sladkey

Full-Stack Engineer

Fred hails from Massachusetts. He studied Music Production and Engineering at Berklee College of Music in Boston. Before joining the engineering team at The Muse, he was a sound engineer and taught web development at a coding boot camp in Manhattan. In his free time, you can find Fred playing with his band, walking his dog, and frequenting Dunkin Donuts.

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Heather Freiser

VP, Branded Content

Heather’s relationship with The Muse began in 2013 when she interviewed CEO Kathryn Minshew for Bloomberg's Street Smart (a show she spearheaded for two years). Now, she’s our VP of Branded Content! When Heather’s not helping brands tell their stories—using the content marketing chops she earned from Contently—she’s hanging out at Beginnings, the restaurant she owns with her husband.

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Heatherlyn Nelson

Office Operations Manager

Heatherlyn has been working in operations and management for 15 years and recently left the design field to manage The Muse's headquarters. She’s passionate about animal rights, music, and DIYing her way through life. Her life goal is to personify her idols Jane Goodall, Eleanor Roosevelt, and Amal Clooney. Heatherlyn hails from Phoenix, AZ and has been in New York since 2011.


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Ian Axelrod

Tech Lead

Ian crafts the code that powers The Muse's back-end infrastructure. Originally from Atlanta, Georgia, he now calls Liverpool, NY home. Before joining The Muse, he worked as a software engineer for the business intelligence startups Outbrain and NOMi. He details automobiles and studies neuroscience whenever he has time.

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Jacob Gambino

Design Director

If Jacob was a program, he’d be Photoshop. After building sites for brands like Blue Apron and Muhammad Ali, he joined The Muse with a wealth of experience in interface, design, and production. When he isn’t busy firing off Layer Comps, you can find him obsessively alphabetizing his record collection (2,000+), hiking various mountain ranges, and waking up entirely too early on the weekends.

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James Mayr

Associate Product Manager

James has enjoyed over two years at The Muse—first as a writer and editor for the Profiles Team, and now managing projects for the Product Team. Born and raised on Long Island, James left his humble hometown for SUNY Binghamton to pursue his love of learning. In his spare time, James enjoys composing music, making games, petting cats, and coding.


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Jenni Maier

Editor-in-Chief

Jenni wrote her first book at the age of five. While it didn't quite take off, she's continued to write and edit whenever possible. She feels very lucky to have a career that allows her to do just that. When she's not Musing and daydreaming about being a dog owner, she's either working through her Netflix queue or baking. Or, ideally, a combination of both.

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Jesse Sanchez

Sales Team Lead

Jesse's first job was growing a national youth mentoring program for students with learning disabilities. Now, he's bringing his passion for community building and storytelling to The Muse Sales Organization after working for Google's Learning and Development team. When Jesse isn't Musing, he's usually bringing people together by hosting BBQs and potlucks and cheering on Cal Berkeley football.

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Jimmy Okuszka

Content Manager

As a Content Manager, Jimmy helps bring the hundreds of company profiles to life on The Muse. A New Jersey native, Jimmy studied International Business at Northeastern University and has lived in both Italy and Greece. He loves coffee, traveling, astrology, and discussing all things pop culture.


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Joanne Chevalier

Full-Stack Engineer

Joanne comes from French and Ivorian heritage and has lived in seven different cities across four countries. Previously a backend engineer at Dior in Paris, she is passionate about web design and is now transitioning into a full-stack role at The Muse. When she's not developing new features, you can find her attending life drawing classes where she loves to express her artistic talent.

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Jody Porowski

Director of Coach Connect

Jody loves anything that has to do with people, business, and technology. With these passions (and perhaps the fact that her parents are a psychologist and a counselor) it only makes sense that Jody manages Coach Connect at The Muse. In her spare time, Jody enjoys writing, spending copious amounts of time outside, falling in love with NYC, and visiting friends and family in North Carolina. (Go Heels!)

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John Tanner

Post-Production Assistant

John loves making movies and drinking cold brew. At 19, he shot a music video for a Grammy-winning band you’ve probably never heard of, and just recently finished writing/directing his best short film to date (in his opinion). When John's not creating beautiful file-trees for the profiles team, he can be found reading mediocre sci-fi novels, singing in his room, or writing screenplays.


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Josh Liebling

Video Editor

Josh is generally curious about life, enjoys learning new things, and has a strong passion for crafting, sharing, and telling stories. He loves how they have the power to help people better connect and understand one another. When he's not working, Josh likes comedy clubs, cooking, trying new restaurants, dancing, movies, theater, attending fun workshops here in NYC... and cookies.

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Kali Berry

Director of Revenue Operations

Kali (yes, it rhymes with Halle Berry) is a natural puzzle and problem solver. When she's not using those skills at Wheel of Fortune, she’s optimizing the sales process at The Muse. Originally from Texas, Kali now lives in New Jersey with her husband and two cats, Arya and Dexter. When she’s not Musing, you can usually find Kali powerlifting or reading the next good book.

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Katie Peraino

Enterprise Account Executive

Katie spends her days finding the best companies in San Francisco and making sure they're showcased on The Muse. Before starting at The Muse, she was in Chicago helping people discover awesome local companies on Groupon. As a recent transplant to NYC, Katie is searching for the best ice cream shoppes around the city, one cone at a time. She's also a proud Michigan State alum —Go Green!


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Kayla Ellman

Communications Associate

Kayla put pen to paper at a young age and never looked back. After graduating from Wesleyan University with a degree in English Lit, she took agency life out for a spin before joining The Muse as a Communications Associate. When she's not craving salt and vinegar chips, you can find her strength training, buried in a book, or taking the subway in the wrong direction.

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Kevin Jan

Sr. Branded Content Distribution Manager

Born and raised in New York City, Kevin is an avid email geek. Prior to joining The Muse, Kevin spent three years developing email programs at Penguin Random House. In his free time, he can be found hitting up the tennis court, hanging out at a concert, or enjoying a night on Broadway.

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Krystian Tomasiewicz

Digital Marketing Associate

A seasoned New Yorker (it’s been four years now), Krystian is proud of knowing where to grab the best bodega sandwich in the city. Besides searching for the best foods NYC has to offer, Krystian spends his weekdays reaching out to awesome companies in LA and San Francisco. His journey has taken him from Poland to Boston, Chicago, Tokyo, and now New York—and he says he's never leaving.


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Kyle Lee

Associate Product Manager

Kyle's passion is helping others navigate their careers objectively and efficiently, so he's thrilled to be working on Muse Coach Connect every day. He's been in the talent industry since graduating from the University of Scranton, most recently running partnerships at General Assembly. Kyle is a hopeless Eagles fan and has a healthy obsession with fantasy football, data, and Rubik's Cubes.

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Laura Brothers

Managing Editor

As our Managing Editor, Laura helps companies bring their stories to life. Hailing from Rochester, NY, she now lives outside of our nation’s capital, by way of New York City. When she’s not reading for fun, you can find Laura baking something chocolate-y or mentally planning her next trip.

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Lauren Guerrini

Performance Marketing Manager

As Performance Marketing Manager at The Muse, Lauren is in charge of growing our user base through awesome digital media campaigns. Before joining The Muse, Lauren honed her paid acquisition talents on the marketing team at Shutterfly. When she's not in the office, you can find her snacking on dried mango and/or running around New York with her best pup, Cooper!


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Lauren Roberts

Director of Talent Acquisition

Lauren helps The Muse achieve total world domination, one Muse hire at a time. Before mastering the art of recruiting, Lauren worked in the art world creating transparency in the online market. When she’s not helping people find careers they love, you can find her exploring the New York art scene or baking miniature cupcakes in her equally tiny NY kitchen.

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Mansoor Malik

IT Support & Network Administrator

When Mani isn’t hanging out with his pup, riding his bike everywhere, or cooking up a storm, you'll find him implementing new technology and systems and making sure all Musers have their tech needs met. Prior to joining The Muse, Mani played minor league baseball, spent seven years training geniuses at Apple, and most recently worked in the nonprofit sector at charity: water.

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Marc Corsiglia

Manager, Post Production

Raised in the swamps of Florida, Marc taught himself editing while getting a degree in finance at the University of Florida. Later, he moved to New York for a career in television post-production (and spent over a decade with BBCAmerica/AMC). In his spare time, Marc likes to read nerdy watch blogs and play with synthesizers. On weekends, you’ll find him chasing his kids in the local park.


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Marcia Howard

Production Director

Prior to joining The Muse, Marcia was the Production Director for Fab’s European headquarters, located in Berlin, where she learned to appreciate doner, schnitzel, and currywurst—in lieu of learning German. Marcia brings a love for process and design to her role as Production Manager at The Muse. She's a bibliophile, logophile, enophile, Francophile, and mom.

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Marco Tabini

VP of Engineering

Marco lives in Toronto, Canada, which he claims is colder than New York. Before joining The Muse, he helped lead the engineering team at a startup that focuses on data visualization. In his spare time, he likes to build odd electronic contraptions, spend time with his wife Emanuela and children Daniel and Andrea, and—strictly in the summer—camp and hike as often as possible.

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Marcy Milks

Designer

Since accidentally starting her career in graphic design, Marcy has helped brands in both New York City and New Zealand shape their image. Now, she's a designer at The Muse! When she’s not creating awesome graphics for us, you can find Marcy sculpting, wandering the streets of Brooklyn, or traveling around with her camera.


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Matthew Kelleher

Finance Manager

Matt is the architect behind The Muse’s finance and accounting functions. Prior to The Muse, Matt was a management consultant and advisor for developing media, advertising, and related technology companies. Outside the office, Matt can be found competing in offshore sailing races or chasing the steeps in Vermont and across the West.

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Matt Jeffery

Tech Lead

With broad knowledge of software and a love of JavaScript, Matt is able to handle his way around the entire stack—back, middle, and front-end. Having co-founded a software startup out of university, Matt thrives on analyzing business goals and technical objectives with a focus on creating real value for all users. When he's not programming, you'll find Matt drawing and designing.

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Matt McCort

Account Executive

Matt joins The Muse after working in the educational consulting industry, helping students to explore and pursue their personal ambitions. He is excited to be working with the East Coast sales team as they build relationships with some of the best companies in the country. Outside of work, Matt likes to spend time with friends and family, preferably embracing the ski/beach bum lifestyle.


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Matt Novenstern

Full-Stack Engineer

Matt is, as they say, only human. In other words, he's a carbon-based bipedal life form descended from an ape. Despite his humble origins, he's managed to live (at least a little) on three continents. He studied physics, specifically optics and quantum computing, until he couldn't any longer. He enjoys computer and human languages, and has a soft spot for the ones that others tend to dismiss.

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Megan Spagnola

Account Executive

Meet Megan, a recent NYC resident who grew up outside of Philadelphia and received her B.S. in business at the University of Richmond. Her passion for The Muse stems from her own personal experience, so she is excited and determined to get the best Washington, DC area companies on The Muse. When Megan’s not Musing, she enjoys meeting new people and taking in all that NYC has to offer.

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Meseret Haddis

Video Editor

Before joining The Muse, Meseret spent a majority of his time walking from where he grew up in North Dakota to NYC! Once he arrived he studied TV writing and worked as a camera technician at NYU, all while being scared of the bright lights. When he's not editing videos, he spends his time making things out of wood, napping in his hammock, and discovering the benefits of combustible engines.


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Micah Day

Senior Sales Manager

As a Sales Manager, Micah is responsible for overseeing the Wolfpack sales team in the southern region while ultimately ensuring the best organizations all over the world are represented as employers of choice on The Muse. When Micah isn't in the office den, she's usually playing soccer, cheering on the Green Bay Packers or listening to some old school rap and R&b.

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Michelle Costello

HR Associate

A word nerd from a young age, Michelle received her BA in English from Marist College before finding her home at The Muse. Now, as part of the HR team, she loves helping Musers succeed on a daily basis. In her free time, you can catch her re-watching The Office, waiting in line at Chipotle, or convincing herself to go for a run.

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Mike Hong

Financial Analyst, FP&A

Growing up in a small town in New Jersey, Mike always dreamed of living in a big city. After graduating from UVA with a degree in finance, this once small town boy first moved to Washington, D.C. and now is enjoying all the exciting new adventures that The Big Apple has to offer. During his free time, Mike loves to pursue new fitness goals and perfect his Madden QB passer rating.


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Monica Ball

Senior Account Executive

Prior to joining The Muse, this Minnesotan worked in media and as a banking IT recruiter in Boston. Monica is excited to feature the best companies in Los Angeles on The Muse. When she’s not at work or the gym, she can be found reading restaurant menus, watching too much Bravo, or searching for the perfect chocolate chip cookie in NYC.

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Natalie Gavilanes

Post Production Coordinator

Natalie was born in New York City and raised in the Hudson Valley—the best of both worlds! She spent her college years trying out a journalism career before getting her master’s in media studies and film at The New School. Aside from perfecting videos and photos on The Muse, Natalie is always in search of a new TV show or podcast to dive into—recommendations are welcome!

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Neely Kartha

Full-Stack Engineer

Neely brings her tenacious passion for building a great user experience all the way from Chicago, her hometown. She loves being inspired by great design, code, and movies. If she’s not developing or designing, she’s dancing, binge watching shows years after everyone else has watched them, or exploring the Big Apple one comedy show at a time.


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Neil Schulman

Marketing Operations & Insights Lead

New Jersey born, raised, and educated, Neil has been working in marketing operations for software startups for 10 years. When he's not in the office somehow turning random marketing numbers into actionable marketing insights, Neil can usually be found watching hockey (Let's Go Devils!), traveling around the world, or sitting in front of the TV frantically searching for a new (old?) show to binge.

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Nicole Mikhov

Sr. Outbound SDR

A born Hoosier, Nicole is a first generation Russian American and the first in her family to receive a college degree. She came to the city from Indiana to be her best self. Before joining The Muse, Nicole worked as a Software Account Executive at Upfluence. When she isn't with the fantastic people at The Muse, you can find her at a rooftop bar, awkwardly dancing at a concert, and walking her pup.

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Obreanna McReynolds

Branded Content Producer

A California native raised in a geodesic dome, Obreanna has learned a lot in her 7+ years on the East Coast. She walks faster now, collects turtlenecks, and has a knack for translating complex ideas into successful shoots. Before joining The Muse, Obreanna produced photo & video content at Anthropologie, The Moment, and Carrot Creative. Now and forever, she lives by the 3 Ps: pizza, podcasts, and puns.


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Paula Tulis

AM Operations Analyst

Paula comes to NYC from Austin, TX and spends her days supporting the Account Management team at The Muse. After graduating from American University and dabbling in the PR world for a bit, she decided to try her hand at customer/tech support, and the rest is history. When she's not at work, you can find her practicing yoga, exploring the city, or looking for breakfast tacos.

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Ralph Blanco

Salesforce Solutions Architect

Ralph is proud to be the Salesforce Solutions Architect here at The Muse. After several years in litigation e-discovery, he took up CRM, specializing in Salesforce, and has worked in multiple startups and public companies improving sales and support processes. A native New Yorker, Ralph enjoys music, geeking out on data and SaaS, and has a penchant for automating and operationalizing process.

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Robin Alexander

Account Manager

After building sales teams in the fashion industry and at NYC startups, Robin is thrilled to join The Muse's Account Management team and help our clients navigate the avant-garde world of Employer Branding. When Robin isn't at work, she's trying out new recipes in her kitchen, listening to economics podcasts, and manipulating credit card points so she can go on (free) international adventures.


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Ryan Atwell

Office Assistant

Originally from Maryland, Ryan moved to NYC for college and never left. Before joining The Muse - where he is extremely honored to have been bestowed with a key to the snack closet - Ryan worked in his alma mater’s Career Services office. When he isn’t helping keep The Muse HQ in order, Ryan can be found seeing a Broadway show or sitting on his couch watching Hell’s Kitchen.

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Ryan Nutt

Outbound SDR

Jersey born and raised, Ryan successfully made it up and down the East Coast (with a brief stint in San Francisco) before joining The Muse. He's proud to have been in attendance to witness the Clemson Tigers become National Champions in 2017 and will carry the moment with him for a lifetime. When he's not living in the past, Ryan enjoys fiddling on the guitar and golfing in great weather.

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Sam Cohen

Contracts Counsel

As Contracts Counsel, Sam ensures stable transactions and contract administration between The Muse and its partners and vendors. He has a background in digital media and graduated law school with a certificate in Intellectual Property, Media, and Information Law. When he's not Musing, Sam takes part in NYC's vibrant arts and culture and scavenges Brooklyn for the best Bloody Mary.


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Sam Jo

Full-Stack Engineer

Sam studied physics and hopped around the country (spending time in Oregon, Vermont, and his beautiful home state of New Jersey) before landing on the engineering team at The Muse. When he’s not dreaming about catching the winning touchdown pass from Eli Manning in the Super Bowl, you can find Sam writing code, staying active, or embarking on the occasional Netflix binge.

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Sam Slevin

VP, Account Management

Sam runs the Account Management and Client Success teams at The Muse, helping companies attract and retain the best talent. He has spent the last 9+ years building and growing account management teams at a number of multifaceted network SaaS companies in the tri-state area. When he’s not at work, you can find Sam at MSG, walking while eating a slice of pizza, or running along the West Side Highway.

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Sara Beamish

Senior Project Manager, Client Services

Born and raised in North Carolina, Sara graduated from UNC Chapel Hill before working with small businesses to help grow their audience size and brand strength. She relocated to NYC to join a team that matches her personality and goals, and—voila!—she found The Muse. Sara is constantly outdoors with her dog, Zeppelin. She can also be found struggling to learn to cook and wearing lots of flannel.


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Sarah Hisiger

Account Manager

After a six-year stint living the life of a southern belle down in Nashville, Sarah decided to return home to New York. She joins The Muse as an Account Manager and is excited to help clients understand the value of a strong employer brand. When she’s not at work, you can find Sarah at the nearest Equinox or menu stalking for her next meal (or for brunch next weekend?).

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Shannon Fitzgerald

Director of HR

Shannon makes sure Musers are covered, from handling benefits to developing talent management processes. Before joining The Muse, she built and ran HR at a proprietary trading firm. A native of Chicago (Go-Go White Sox!), Shannon is excited to establish roots in NYC. She enjoys going to local coffee shops and wine bars, traveling, and spending time with her large family.

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Sharon Feder

Chief Content Officer

Sharon is focused on the future of content at The Muse and works across the company to create great editorial experiences for our users and partners. Before joining the company, Sharon led digital at Rachael Ray and played a key role building Mashable. When not at the office, Sharon can often be found hanging out with her daughter Bella and pup, Sunny.


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Stav Ziv

Editor/Writer

A longtime word nerd and bookworm, Stav studied history and dance at Stanford and journalism at Columbia. Before joining The Muse, she was a staff writer at Newsweek, where she wrote about everything from Nazi hunters to Chinese adoptees to Good Girls Revolt, the real story and fictionalized TV show about a 1970 discrimination case at the magazine. She prefers sun and tolerates winters grudgingly.

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Sunny Roberts

Marketing Program Manager

Sunny brings her sunshine to The Muse, where she manages events and programs for The Muse's awesome customer community. Before The Muse, Sunny bounced around New York and Los Angeles, planning fundraising events for over 30,000 participants and working at a Michelin-starred restaurant. In her spare time, you can find her pinning pictures of flower arrangements or attempting to make the perfect Manhattan.

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Tiffany Eckelberg

Senior Director of Communications

As Senior Director of Communications, Tiffany drives The Muse's corporate communications, PR, and brand strategy. A fashion industry survivor and tech PR maven, she's managed PR for major players including Facebook, HP, and Bleacher Report. When she's not Musing, you can find her hitting golf balls at Chelsea Piers. She's also a Tokyo native and fluent Japanese speaker.


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Toni Thompson

VP of People & Talent

As head of The Muse’s People Team, Toni attracts, develops, and inspires people every day. She was a brand strategist and researcher before finding her calling in HR and talent management and working for a decade with McCann Erickson and Conde Nast. She's a proud graduate of University of Minnesota Twin Cities and loves diversity, data, and leadership. Fun to her means dancing, yoga, and family.

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Will Mahle

Outbound SDR

Born and raised in New Jersey, Will is a proud graduate of the University of Scranton. He comes to The Muse with a background in IT Recruitment (and with a brief stint in the golf industry). When he is not at work, you can find Will hanging with friends, watching The Office, or trying to improve his golf game ("trying" being the keyword).

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Yanina Ostrovsky

Senior Project Manager, Client Services

Yanina is a fun, movie-quoting Gemini. When she is not reciting lines from her favorite rom-com, she is helping clients set up beautiful company profiles. Prior to working at The Muse, Yanina worked within medical simulation. Feel free to reach out to discuss onboarding at The Muse—or recent episodes of your favorite TV show (she's probably watching it, too).


Investors and Advisors

The Muse's Board of Directors includes Theresia Gouw of Aspect Ventures, Tom Mawhinney of Icon Ventures, Nancy Pfund of DBL Partners, and Chris Herrmannsen (Former European President, TMP/Monster and current EVP at Cielo), with Caribou Honig of QED Investors serving as a Board Observer.

Additional investors include Y Combinator, Tyra Banks and Fierce Capital, Sallie Krawcheck (named one of Forbes Most Powerful Women in the world), Alexis Ohanian (Founder, Reddit), Great Oaks Venture Capital, Structure Capital, 500Startups, Dan Rosensweig (former COO of Yahoo!), Eric Ries (The Lean Startup), Cathie Black (former President & Chairman, Hearst Magazines), Tracy Brennan (Talent Agent at CAA), Anjula Acharia-Bath (Founder/CEO of DesiHits!), Jalak Jobanputra of FuturePerfect Ventures, Ruth Ann and Bill Harnisch of Peconic Partners, Gordon Crawford, Thomas Lehrman (co-founder of Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc.), Ori Allon, Susan McPherson, Lisa Blau, Adam Quinton and WGI Group.

Advisors include Rachel Sklar (Change The Ratio; The Li.st), Nan Forte, John DesMarteau, and Melissa McCreery (Co-founder, The Muse; current cancer biology PhD student at UCSF).


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