We are a team of experienced technology company builders who share a desire to always push the status quo.
Meet the OC4 Team
The Core Team
Previous roles include:
– COO at Aspiration
– CMO at Happy Money
– CEO at RealPractice
– Entrepreneur Magazine's
"Top 25 Tech Entrepreneurs Under 40"
– Raised $100M+ in Venture Capital and Private Equity
– OC Innovator of the Year
– Fannie Mae Technology Advisory Board Member
We’ve gathered a team of subject matter experts who are the best in the business to coach OC4 members and studio companies.
David HermanData Scientist
Former director of data science at Bird, Dave has over 12 years of experience researching and managing data/algorithms in psychometrics, human-machine interaction, psychophysics, biophysics, robotics, MRI, image processing, machine vision, time-series algorithms, matching, recommendation & reinforcement algorithms, animal-models, control systems, cost-optimization models, and iterative Bayesian methods. He has a Ph.D in Neuroscience from USC and a Master's Degree in Behavioral Neuroscience at Baylor University.
Kelsey GalarzaB2B Growth Marketer
Kelsey has worked with more than 3 dozen startups to help them create demand generation and sales enablement programs that drive short-term results and long-term scalability. Kelsey is Co-Founder of Orange Marketing, a "get it done" marketing and sales service provider for SaaS startups.
Andrew GauerCreative & Product Designer
Andrew is a design and product development expert that focuses on product validation, brand development and value creation through design. He has spent the last 8 years building brands and products through the strategic use of design.
Adam ClevelandSales Strategist
A senior marketing and sales wingman to early/late stage technology startups for the past decade, Adam plots strategies, pilots initiatives and exceeds business KPIs. His nose-to-tail experience includes global head of demand generation for a Silicon Valley company that achieved sales growth of 200%, garnered $250M in investment and increased its valuation from $100M to $1.2B.
David HuGrowth & Lifecycle Marketer
Performance-driven growth and lifecycle marketer. Managed multi-million dollar acquisition budgets for a variety of companies (fin-tech, mobile gaming, etc). Passionate about early-stage growth and marketing analytics. OC transplant. Coffee shop enthusiast.
Shelly CofiniGo-to-Market & Channel Development
Shelly's background includes organizational development, business and financial strategies, technology and innovation strategies including first to market, first to innovate, ontological coaching, communication skills, and in-depth training in spiritual psychology, language and listening.
Sergey SundukovskiySaaS Technology & Operations
Sergey is the Co-Founder, CTO/CPO for Certemy. Before Co-Founding Certemy, Dr. Sergey Sundukovskiy served in capacities of Chief Technology Officer, Chief Marketing Officer, and Chief Product Officer. Sergey is a serial entrepreneur co-founding multiple successful Startups focused on SaaS B2B products. The last Startup co-founded by Sergey was acquired by Capital One in 2014.
Rudy PoeMedia Producer & Problem Solver
Rudy co-founded two successful companies, Just Food for Dogs and Eleventh Day Entertainment. Rudy has extensive experience and interest in entrepreneurship, media production (all forms), advertising, branding, design, storytelling, creativity, and problem-solving, learning, all things future, change, mindset, self-actualization, fun, and mischief.
JasonLeadership and Scaling at Hyperspeed
From early-stage startups to some of the worlds largest technology firms, Jason brings new ways of thinking, new technologies, and new operational methods to build leaders and teams that deliver hyper growth. Jason has a unique blend of deep domain expertise, technology savvy, and business insight that helps leaders and organizations unlock hidden value, grow at scale, and deliver measurable results.
Interested in OC4? Fill out the form below and a member of our team will reach out.