About us

Meet the Team

Founded by a team of digital marketing and analytics experts that have been working with online data, social networks, and large marketing initiatives for decades.

CEO

Dash Lavine

Dash is an accomplished technology executive with almost two decades of experience in the digital marketing, agency, and start-up worlds. Prior to Concord, he started and ran two successful consulting agencies and also had a long and accomplished career at Webtrends, where he was most recently the North American Director of Sales & Customer Success.

CTO

Paul Lawbaugh

Paul has over 20 years of experience as a product leader creating cloud based marketing automation, mobile, social, and analytics solutions. He has held various senior management positions at Oracle and Webtrends, where he was responsible for a customer data platform, social NLP, AI-driven marketing automation, and a realtime audience segmentation and delivery solution.

Head of Programs

Bridget Lavine

Bridget has more than 19 years of program and project management experience in software development and IT. Bridget coaches teams on Agile, Scrum, and Lean processes and methodologies while also running key strategic projects as a lead Program Manager. She is a certified PMP and ACP-PMI by the Project Management Institute and a CSPO by the Scrum Alliance.

Engineering

Cian Montgomery

Cian is a Blockchain Architect & Subject Matter Expert with an extensive background in software architecture, design, and development. Cian has more than 25 years of software industry experience in software architecture, design, and development, including being Lead Architect at Intel on the Hyperledger Sawtooth Blockchain project.

Engineering

Bradley Gross

Brad is a senior software developer with 20 years of experience. He has teams in several industries ranging from e-discovery to health care to finance. He has an extensive knowledge of Agile and Scrum software development methodologies and is also a Certified Scrum Master (CSM) by the Scrum Alliance.

Sales & Biz Dev

Sean Davey

Sean has been a business manager for over 12 years, with a focus on creating customer-centric culture in each environment. Since joining Concord, Sean has been responsible for testing & QA, developing knowledge base and help center documentation, and publishing content to raise awareness of the state of data privacy.

Marketing & PR

Liz Merah

Liz Merah is currently a Press Secretary for Governor Kate Brown, and she brings more than 15 years of public relations, strategic communications, and media experience to the Concord team. She has spent the majority of her career in public service, which has shaped her communications approach to reflect a spirit of service, collaboration, and flexibility. Center to her work in public service has also been transparency and accountability - both of which align with Concord's values. Liz brings to Concord a sharp eye and a knack for simplifying complex concepts into relatable and understandable content for audiences. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a master’s degree in strategic communications from the University of Oregon.

Sales & Biz Dev

Kelvin Choi

Kelvin Choi attended the University of Florida and has over 20 years of experience in digital analytics, security, online marketing, and customer experience. Kelvin specializes in solutions engineering, consulting, and sales enablement.

Customer Success

Clay Moore

Clay is currently the VP of Business Operations at LegitScript, working across the organization to implement new frameworks, technologies, and systems to improve and streamline organizational processes and the use of resources and materials. Clay brings 20 years of experience architecting and delivering enterprise SaaS solutions. As an advisor for Concord, Clay focuses on go to market and customer experience.

DevOps

Alica Kirkland

Alicia is an Operations Engineer at Bright.md and the founder of Kirkland Tech Consulting. She is a certified AWS Solutions Architect and works on a variety of infrastructure and DevOps projects, including monitoring and reporting.

UX/UI

Brian Conti

Brian is a Senior Interactive Designer approaching 20 years of experience in the field. At companies including Amazon, Nike, AKQA, and Webtrends, he has built an impressive book of design work, ranging from strategic digital marketing campaigns to interactive media for both desktop and mobile experiences.

UX/UI

Chris Mann

Chris has a decade of experience designing digital products and experiences for Fortune 500 companies and startups in B2B and B2C, including Concord and Nike. Chris also led the global creative services team at Webtrends where he helped launch the company's flagship product, which was promptly acquired by Oracle in 2017.

Engineering

Michael Baird

Michael is a full-stack software engineer and has been a senior technical architect, consultant, and individual contributor with a variety of consumer organizations and enterprise companies, including firms in the digital advertising and optimization, B2C, financial services, digital retail forecasting, and cloud infrastructure spaces.

Engineering

Collin Baird

Collin is an experienced software engineer that has worked for a number of large enterprise corporations targeting international audiences, including Intel and Disney, with a focus on application security and customer experiences with sales tools and streaming video services reaching hundreds of thousands of users.

Biz Dev

Benjamin Diggles

Benjamin is the VP of Business Development at Constellation Labs. As a Business Development advisor for Concord, Benjamin focuses on enterprise engagements and strategic partnerships. Prior to these roles, Benjamin was at Oracle and was responsible for building out the B2C Cloud Marketplace as well as managing mobile strategy for Fortune 500 companies.

Marketing

Bill Schneider

Bill is the VP of Product Marketing at SheerID and has also held senior marketing positions at Urban Airship, Aisle7, Webtrends, and Waggener Edstrom. He has deep expertise in building programs around go-to-market strategies, branding, product positioning, content marketing, and demand generation.

UX/UI

David Stewart

David has spent the last decade+ creating compelling user experiences for everything from semi-trucks to iPhones. He has held senior design roles at Nike and Postano and is currently a lead designer at Amazon. He loves making ideas happen by offering a unique blend of passion and experience.

Engineering

Dan Blaisdell

Currently a Director of Product Development at Sprinklr, Dan is an engineering leader and entrepreneur with over 10 years of hands-on experience managing local and remote software and product teams. His passion is creative problem solving across architecture, product development, operations, and QA.

Security & DevOps

Tyler Walden

Tyler is a senior dev-ops, infrastructure, and security leader that is currently the Director of Infrastructure at Instart Logic in Palo Alto. He has also led teams at companies like Jive, eLynx, and Swiftview in the past and he specializes in the design, implementation, and management of SaaS and on-premises environments.