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.
Irene DeNigris has joined Conductor as the company’s first Chief People Officer. Irene brings more than three decades of HR experience across industries and companies of all sizes 30+ including Johnson & Johnson and Dolce Hotels & Resorts.
Irene comes most recently from iCIMS, where she helped to scale the organization up from 250 employees to more than 1,000 employees and into one of the fastest-growing SaaS companies and market leaders in the HR tech space. Previously, Irene held leadership roles at
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.
Shane is the VP, Global Infrastructure leading Platform Engineering, Infrastructure, Security, IT and Operations for Conductor. Prior to Conductor Shane was the Global Head of Platform Engineering & Operations for Cision where he led the Strategy and Scale-out of their DevOps, CICD, SecOps, DBA, SRE, CloudOps, Cloud Infrastructure and Strategy. Prior to Cision, Shane was the Global Head of IT Services & Operations for S&P Global, Delivering IT Infrastructure, Platform Engineering & IT Operations across their Global Datacenters, Cloud footprint and Worldwide Offices. Shane has over 20 years IT & Engineering Leadership experience across MarTech and FinTech from successful startups to Global fortune 500 companies. Shane also holds an MBA from the Bertolon School of Business.
Tom Martin is the Chief Revenue Officer at Conductor. He works in collaboration with the entire executive team to drive and deliver the revenue results for the company.
Prior to joining Conductor, Tom held several go-to-market executive positions at Hewlett-Packard, Symantec, Rackspace, Nuance Communications, and ICIMS. He has 30 years of experience driving revenue growth and go-to-market strategy in businesses large and small.
Tom has an MBA from the university of Oregon and he served in the United States Naval Reserves for eight years.
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.
Wei Zheng is the Chief Product Officer at Conductor.
Prior to joining Conductor, Wei has worked in the Enterprise data management space for over 20 years. Most recently, Wei was the VP of Product and Design at Trifacta, where she drove the creation of the Self-Service Data Preparation market category and spearheaded end-user SaaS products for data engineers and data analysts. Before Trifacta, Wei led product efforts at Informatica, where she launched successful big data and data virtualization products.
Wei studied Computer Science at the University of California, Berkeley and resides along the foggy shores of San Francisco.
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