Co-Founder, Head of Strategy & Finance
Jonathan Leone manages Thrillcall’s operations, performs business development and oversees the company’s strategic decision-making. Jonathan led business development efforts at NBC Internet and Excite.com and helped to develop the Comcast High-Speed Internet Portal.
Jonathan has been a technology banker in New York and San Francisco, financed alternative energy power facilities throughout the US and served as the Mayor of a Northern California City. Jonathan received his MBA from The Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College and BA at Yale University.
Co-Founder, Head of Product
As co-founder and head of product, Chad Taylor plays the leading role in defining Thrillcall’s vision. He specializes in product management and strategy and is responsible for the planning and execution throughout the product lifecycle. Chad has strong experience in analyzing competing products, market needs, user expectations; writing functional specifications; developing analytics and ensuring effective monetization.
Previously, Chad has held senior positions in product management at Adteractive, SquareTrade, and GlobalMotion. Chad's background also includes 6 years of consulting in systems development for Accenture (formerly Andersen Consulting) with engagements at BEA Systems and Electronic Arts. Chad has an engineering degree from Cornell University.
Co-Founder, Head of Business Development & Product Marketing
Matthew leads product marketing and business development initiatives at Thrillcall. Matthew most recently worked with Quantcast on their go-to-market strategy, developing their flagship Marketer product. Prior to this, Matthew led R&D efforts for online customer acquisition shop Adteractive and was general manager of their largest business line.
Matthew is a recognized thought leader in online marketing and strategy and is a member of the Gerson Lehrman Group Council on Media. Matthew graduated in three years from Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse and Maxwell with degrees in Broadcast Journalism & Political Science.
Director of Engineering
Glenn leads Thrillcall's software engineering team and is responsible for software development, operations and technical architecture. He is an integral part of the management team, helping to define Thrillcall's product and technology road map. Glenn enjoys being hands-on in coding and architecture design and is an active member of the Ruby on Rails and Open Source communities.
Prior to joining Thrillcall, Glenn was an executive and senior technical architect for 11 years in Accenture's Electronics & High Tech and Media & Entertainment practices. A founding member of Accenture's Internet Centers of Excellence (ICE), he has taken the lead in development, technical architecture design, site operations, and program management positions at clients such as eBay, MGM, Microsoft, Electronic Arts, and AOL Time Warner. Glenn received his B.A from the University of Arizona.