Management Team

Rick-Carlson

RICK CARLSON

Rick is a founder of SharpSpring and CEO of the group. He started with the goal of bringing marketing analytics and automation tools to small and medium businesses on an affordable and easy-to-use SaaS platform. Rick has 12 years of executive management experience in the technology sector, holding positions such as president, CEO, general manager, and board positions at several successful Internet security companies such as AVG. Rick now seeks to transform the digital marketing technology sector by offering an innovative, easy-to-use digital marketing solution to customers around the world.

Brad Stanczak

Brad Stanczak

Brad joined SharpSpring in December of 2018 as Chief Financial Officer and is responsible for the global financial and administrative operations of the company. Brad brings over 14 years of experience in progressive finance and accounting roles, with a focus on growing technology companies. Prior to joining SharpSpring, Brad was VP of Finance and Accounting for Resonate, from 2014 to 2018, where he led all Finance and Accounting functions and helped increase SaaS sales from zero to over $10M of ARR. Brad holds an MBA from Cornell University and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder.

Travis Whitton

As Chief Technology Officer of the SharpSpring group, Travis tackles the technological challenges of providing customers with a rock-solid digital marketing solution. A co-founder of SharpSpring, Travis is responsible for the technical design and rapid growth of the SharpSpring service, credited with the implementation of advanced technologies such as SharpSpring’s automation engine and visitor identification service. Prior to his role at SharpSpring, he was the primary data storage architect at Grooveshark.com.

Jeff Imm

Jeff leads SharpSpring’s operations, with oversight over customer support, client services and operational excellence. Jeff has over 20 years of experience building highly functional operations in both enterprise and SMB markets.