Xavier Casanova – Co-Founder/CEO
Xavier Casanova is a Silicon Valley high-tech entrepreneur, specialized in eCommerce, video applications and online marketing. He founded web analytics vendor Fireclick in 1998 (acquired by Digital River), fast media sharing company, Wambo in 2004 and most recently, Liveclicker, a new startup located in Silicon Valley specialized in video commerce solutions. Xavier holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics and Computer Science from Ecole Polytechnique (France) and a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University.
Justin Foster – Co-Founder/VP Market Development
Justin Foster is an entrepreneur specialized in eCommerce and online marketing. Justin also founded the Video Commerce Consortium, the industry’s largest trade group devoted to advancing the use of video in eCommerce. Prior to Liveclicker, Justin led the services practice for WhatCounts, an email marketing technology provider, where he was responsible for client strategy and development. He also founded the Email Marketing Roundtable, an industry group that represents over 1,500 email marketers worldwide. Justin holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Pacific Lutheran University with emphasis in Information Science and Entrepreneurship and a minor in Chinese from Beijing Foreign Studies University.
Walt Mann – Co-Founder/CTO
Walt Mann has worked in the areas of software design and development for over 20 years. Previously, he was principal architect at Fireclick, Inc., developing industry-leading products in web analytics and data warehousing. He was also employed by Stanford University for research in formal methods, language design, and event-based processing. Walt received a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from University of California, San Diego, and a Master of Science in Computer Science from Stanford University.
Martyn Webster – CFO
Martyn has been our Chief Financial Officer since August 2011. He has over twenty years of finance and accounting experience and has worked with numerous companies in almost 30 countries. He began his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers where he worked in small-business advisory, audit and M&A transactional work. His client base ranged from start-ups and small, owner-managed businesses to large multinationals. From 2004 to 2005 he was Controller of VISX, Inc. until their acquisition by AMO, Inc. In 2005, prior to their IPO, he joined XenoPort, Inc. and as Vice President of Finance was responsible for all aspects of the finance and accounting departments. Martyn is a CPA, a UK Chartered Accountant and received his M.B.A from the Leavey School of Business at Santa Clara University.
Ismael Garzina – VP of IT and Operations
Ismael Garzina has been an essential member of the Liveclicker team since the company began in 2008. He is equipped with more than 15 years of experience in payment platforms, internet technologies, social media, and project management. His current role focuses on the design, implementation, and monitoring of the server infrastructure as well as support team management. Ismael is a proud father, an avid soccer fan, fluent Spanish speaker, and tech gadget junkie.
Kenna Hilburn – Director of Account Development
Kenna Hilburn currently serves as Liveclicker’s Director of Account Development. She has been a part of the Liveclicker Account Development team for over 4 years where she works hand in hand with top internet companies in both the email marketing and video commerce fields. She is passionate about providing extraordinary client services, creative story telling – of all forms, and building collaborative relationships. Prior to Liveclicker, she managed the online video program for a top internet retailer and worked as a television producer and host for a national cable network. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Television and Film Production from Pepperdine University.
Jen Fahey – Director of Marketing
Jen currently serves as Liveclicker’s Director of Marketing. She has a strong background in outbound marketing, product marketing and event planning for the eCommerce industry. Prior to Liveclicker, she led the marketing efforts for a leading email service provider. She has her Bachelor’s Degree from University of California, Irvine, where she played Division I Volleyball and graduated Cum Laude. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking and camping outdoors, snowboarding, coaching and playing volleyball, and hanging out with her husband and Golden Retriever, Milo.