Company

Uniting Mobile Customers with Brands Locally

Today’s customer is socially connected, digitally driven, and less brand loyal. This new "empowered consumer" has an abundance of choices; whatever they might need is only a few taps away on their mobile device.

MomentFeed helps multi-location brands gain a competitive edge in this new world, driving visibility in a mobile customer’s moment of need, regardless of whether they conduct a branded or unbranded search.

Trusted by the largest Multi-Location Brands

For more than a decade, MomentFeed’s platform has driven unmatched online visibility for the world’s largest brands on networks like Google, Facebook, Yelp and hundreds more.

350+

Brands use MomentFeed

200+

Networks Impacted by MomentFeed

$39M

Total Funding Raised

20%

Annual Revenue Invested in R&D

Executive Team

Nick Hedges

Chief Executive Officer

A 20-year veteran of the Internet and software as a service (SaaS) industry, Nick comes to MomentFeed having been President and CEO of Velocify, the leading consumer sales acceleration platform. Nick helped orchestrate the successful sale of the company to Velocify partner and leading cloud-based platform provider for the mortgage finance industry, Ellie Mae.

A widely recognized thought leader on organization transformation, technologies, and sales strategies, Nick has held senior positions at Bain & Company, Accenture.com, and Ogilvy. He was named one of the 50 Most Influential People in Sales Lead Management.

A Fulbright Scholar, Nick holds an MBA with Distinction from Harvard Business School and a bachelor’s degree with first-class honors from Manchester University.

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Bill Scharing

Chief Financial Officer

Bill is a seasoned executive with over 20 years of experience in corporate finance and banking. He brings a wealth of expertise with particular strengths in software and SaaS, financial modeling, and analytics. Prior to joining MomentFeed, Bill experienced two successful SaaS exits in Southern California including Telogis (sold to Verizon) and Velocify (sold to Ellie Mae). Bill brings a data-focused approach to MomentFeed to accelerate growth at the company.

Bill holds a Bachelor's degree from Pepperdine University and a Master's degree from University of Colorado Boulder.

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Ana Martinez

Chief Technology Officer

Ana is an accomplished technology executive with more than 20 years of experience and a proven track record for building and running product development teams in an environment of rapid growth.

Prior to MomentFeed, Ana was the CTO at PowerToFly and served as the SVP of product development at Velocify, a vertical SaaS company that was successfully acquired in 2017. Ana also served as the vice president of product for CityGrid Media, where she was responsible for Citygrid’s local ad network platform. Prior to joining CityGrid Media, Ana held product management and engineering positions for several leading global technology brands.

Ana holds an MBA with concentration in entrepreneurship from Pepperdine University and a BS in Computer Science from California State University, Northridge.

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John Laino

SVP of Customer Experience

John brings 20+ years of experience in technology and relationship management, overseeing client organizations and sales operations at high-growth companies.

Prior to MomentFeed, John held leadership roles at several high-growth technology companies in LA including ServiceTitan, where he served as the VP of customer success management, and ZipRecruiter, where he led the enterprise account management team. Prior to that John was a part of the leadership team at Velocify in El Segundo, a vertical SaaS company that was successfully acquired in October 2017.

Earlier in his career, John held various roles in sales operations, services, and account management at NetApp, Cisco Systems, XM Sirius Satellite Radio, and Accenture. He has a degree in Economics from the College of William and Mary in Virginia.

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Derek Browers

SVP of Product

Derek is a strategic product leader with more than 10 years of experience shipping innovative products used by Fortune 500 brands.

Derek joined MomentFeed as its first employee in 2010 and has played a central role in the company’s growth. Derek started his career at MomentFeed as the director of client success, where he envisioned MomentFeed’s first revenue-generating product – Visibility Manager. From seed funding to series A, Derek took on a blended product management and client success role, working hand-in-hand with clients and engineering to drive agile development. Today, he is focused on product management – bringing a data-driven and user-centric approach to identifying, prioritizing, and iterating on solutions to market problems.

Derek holds a Bachelor’s degree from California State University, Northridge and a Masters of Business Administration from Loyola Marymount University.

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Nick Smyth

VP of Sales

A 15 year veteran in the technology sector, Nick is an experienced leader focused on identifying new growth opportunities and building high performing teams. Nick has managed teams including enterprise sales, corporate sales, upsell teams, customer success, and sales engineering.

Prior to joining MomentFeed, Nick served in various sales team leadership roles at Qubit. where he successfully built and scaled new sales teams. Nick also spent nearly five years at Google where he managed and developed relationships with direct clients and agencies within the technology and electronics verticals.

Nick holds a Bachelor’s degree from University of Bristol.

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