Meet Conductor’s Leaders
At Conductor, we always put people first. Our leaders are here to serve our customers and Conductors.
Selina Eizik is the Chief Operating Officer at Conductor, overseeing the company’s strategy, growth, and operations.
Before joining Conductor, Selina was the CEO of Acronym Media, where she was instrumental in growing the company from a start-up to a leading independent global search marketing agency. She oversaw the agency’s strategy, product, and services initiatives, and was the driving force behind the development of Acronym’s breakthrough enterprise-level business intelligence technology, Keyword Objects™. Prior to Acronym, Selina worked for Microsoft on the company’s paid search solution.
Selina graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Management and a concentration in Information Technology and Marketing. She has her MBA from New York University.
Stephan Bajaio joined Conductor from Yahoo in March of 2008. During his tenure, he has built and lead multiple teams at Conductor. He founded Conductor’s Professional Services team, growing it from 2 to 50+ global SEO experts in just 4 years. Today, he is Conductor’s Chief Evangelist, leading a team focused on strengthening and growing Conductor’s community of customers, partners, and great marketers around the world.
Stephan brings a strong, outspoken leadership style and an unmatched level of passion, strategic thinking, and creative industry to Conductor. He also brings a wealth of SEO knowledge and outstanding customer relationship-building skills.
Stephan has a bachelor’s degree in communications from American University in Washington, D.C. and is currently based in New York. He sits on the board of directors of SEMPO and is an active keynote speaker at conferences and events internationally. He is also a co-host of the search podcast Search On Tap.
Scott Bennett leads Conductor’s Revenue Organization, overseeing retention, growth and new customer acquisition. Scott joined Conductor in 2014 and has had numerous revenue leadership positions during his tenure. His experience includes over 15+ years in technology sales and 10+ years in sales leadership roles. Prior to Conductor, Scott was Director of Sales at Smartling, a translation management platform.
Scott graduated from Bentley University in Waltham, Massachusetts, with a Bachelor’s degree in Finance.
Lindsay is the senior director of marketing at Conductor, managing all demand generation and go-to-market activities. With over ten years of experience in the B2B SaaS space, Lindsay’s strengths lie in scaling marketing teams and building cross-channel campaign strategies.
A determined entrepreneur, Lindsay began her career by launching her own company, WeareverYouGo. While working at WeareverYouGo, she participated in Cornell University's startup accelerator, eLab class, where she built a team of five. Furthermore, she was accepted into General Electric and OMD's joint incubator program in New York City.
After stepping away from WeareverYouGo, Lindsay pursued a dual master's degree in Industrial and Labor Relations (ILR) and Management at Cornell University and ESCP Europe. She then joined Augment, a Salesforce-backed augmented reality SaaS platform. There, Lindsay built the marketing team from the ground up and executed all online lead generation.
Lindsay was a Discovery Awards Finalist for Emerging Women Marketers in Tech in 2017. She regularly speaks at industry events and presented at notable conferences such as Digital Summit DC Inside Intercom, the NYC Product Marketing Conference, and Conductor's C3 Marketing Conference.
Michael Bruh is the Head of Account Success at Conductor, overseeing the account success team focused on driving customer retention and growth. Prior to joining Conductor Michael was SVP Global Head of Media at WeWork, building an in-house SEO and media team, and was president & COO of Acronym Media, where he helped drive sales, marketing and client service across their four global offices. Michael brings over 25+ years of traditional and digital marketing for word-class enterprise brands.
Brandon Cohen leads Conductor’s Revenue Operations, Market Development, and Solutions teams as Vice President of Revenue Operations and Productivity. He is responsible for maximizing the efficiency and efficacy of all revenue functions at Conductor.
Brandon joined Conductor in 2008 as a Manager of Account Development. He has since held numerous leadership roles at the company, from Director of Sales to Vice President of Sales Operations.
To Conductor, Brandon brings a tremendous understanding of SEO and Conductor’s customer base, along with a strong leadership style of mentorship and team building. Brandon has empowered each of his teams to meet and surpass quotas and goals – and optimize resource allocation at the same time.
Prior to joining Conductor, Cohen developed his strategic sales and management skills at Yahoo!, leading a team there that generated $1.5 million in new business revenue.
Brandon holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Science from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey. He currently resides in New York, New York with his family. Cohen received the Conductor Award in 2009, Conductor Employee of the Year Winner in 2010 & 2013, and was a President’s Club Winner in 2010.
Andy Hartman leads several of Conductor’s strategic sales teams, serving as VP of Revenue. Starting in 2011 Andy joined the team as an individual contributor in a sales role and brought a number of the best global marketing organizations onboard with Conductor. Over the past 5 years Andy has led account development teams, ensuring Conductor is able to help as many global brands resolve their online visibility challenges as possible.
Prior to joining Conductor Andy worked in sales in the global content distribution space for 8 years. Andy has a communications degree from West Chester University in Pennsylvania.
Steven Ledgerwood joined Conductor in April of 2019 as Managing Director of EMEA. In this role, he has overall responsibility of the EMEA, developing and executing on the retention, growth and new customer acquisition strategies in the region.
Steven is a truly ‘global citizen’ and brings extensive international experience to Conductor. He has accumulated over 17 years’ in the marketing technology space, building teams across EMEA, APAC and LATAM.
Steven started his career as a marketer and is now supporting marketers in achieving their goals. He is passionate about putting customers at the heart of an organisation and incorporates this philosophy with the teams he works with.
Steven holds a bachelors degree in business and marketing strategies from the University of South Africa. He resides in London with his family.
Nicole Olver’s career has spanned an eclectic range of contexts, from international development to the music industry and, most recently, marketing technology. Today, she is the Vice President of People at Conductor.
Nicole is an Aussie expat (and recent American citizen) who loves disrupting the HR space and finding new ways to get people excited about coming to work. She has over a decade of experience managing teams and people-focused processes in diverse environments across three continents. Her previous roles gave her the freedom and focus to build a “Best Place to Work” culture, and she is thrilled to bring this mindset to the Conductor family.
Nicole holds a fine arts degree from Adelaide University in Australia and a business degree from Berklee College of Music in Boston.
Patrick Reinhart leads enterprise digital strategy for Conductor’s Customer Success team as Vice President of Digital Strategies. He helps some of the largest brands in the world with their organic search initiatives.
Patrick brings over 15 years of organic search and digital marketing experience to his work. Before joining Conductor, Patrick led the U.S. organic search practice at New York-based agency Prime Visibility.
Prior to his agency and technology experience, Patrick was an accomplished entrepreneur, founding an eCommerce appliance retailer and a music management company.
Alok is the Chief Technology Officer at Conductor responsible for technology strategy, product engineering, data/ SaaS operations & delivery, security, and IT. Prior to Conductor he was the founding CTO & Head of Engineering at a MarTech startup in Silicon Valley. Since 2008 Alok has been instrumental in building five data management and analytics startups in the San Francisco Bay Area with successful products such as Delphix’s DataOps platform and ParAccel’s petabyte scale data warehouse server that resulted in AWS Redshift. Prior to his startup journey Alok worked for more than a decade at Oracle managing numerous server technology teams responsible for delivering products such as Real Applications Cluster (RAC), Cluster Ready Services (CRS), Oracle Cluster Repository (OCR) to name a few. Alok was on the team that designed and developed India’s first parallel supercomputer.
Alok has a Bachelors in Electronics Engineering from IIT in India and MBA from Wharton Business School at University of Pennsylvania. He owns 38 US and worldwide patents in data management, distributed systems and data virtualization technologies.
Joe Taylor leads Conductor’s Customer Success team as Vice President of Customer Success. In this role, he is responsible for delivering results and consistently excellent experiences to our customers by developing industry-leading services and support.
Joe joined Conductor in May of 2013 as a Customer Success Manager. Before Conductor, Joe worked as a sales representative and then as a Search Marketing Consultant at Yodle, a digital marketing solution for small businesses. Yodle was later acquired by Web.com.
Joe is originally from Spokane, Washington, and attended the University of Washington; he moved to New York City in 2011 on a whim. He held his first Vice President title in third grade at South Pines Elementary, promising Little Caesar’s pizza every Friday if he was elected. Unfortunately, he did not fulfill that promise, and the shame has never left him.