Head of Growth
Mar 2020 – Present
Remote makes it easy to employ international contractors and full-time employees in minutes and in full compliance. We take care of payroll, benefits, tax and compliance, so you can focus on growing your business.
Sep 2017 – Present
Craftsmanship-driven luxury brand. We work exclusively with Italian and French luxury artisans who spent their whole lives mastering their craft, and whose heritage and existence are threatened. Our production is based on a made-to-order, no-waste policy and on real, warm relationships.
Our community: http://instagram.com/bymilaner
Our artisan partners: https://bymilaner.com/pages/artisans
-Yik Yak, Inc.-
Sr Director of International Growth
Oct 2015 – Dec 2016
Defined and executed Yik Yak's growth initiatives across our top 9 markets (Brazil, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, UAE, Indonesia), and led a team of operations managers and country GMs responsible for user acquisition, retention, engagement and community management. Executive team, worked closely with investors and board. Acquired by Square.
Head of Int’l Brand / Product Marketing
Jun 2012 – Sep 2015
Headed up a variety of new product and market initiatives. From executing Square's go to market initiatives in Japan, Canada, Australia and the US Hispanic market, to heading up product marketing for one of Square's fastest growing software suites (Square Marketing), to leading a team of storytellers executing on all Square's branding and user acquisition initiatives.
-University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business-
Lecturer, Turnaround Management
Introduction to the world of operational and strategic turnarounds of troubled and underperforming businesses, with a focus on developing the operational and leadership mindset required to succeed.
Sr Product Manager - Global Expansion
Oct 2011 – Jun 2012
Defined and directed Eventbrite's first foray into global markets. Set up infrastructure and processes, built a network of international partners, vendors and potential acquisition targets, hired first international marketers, and led the launch to Europe and APAC.
Dec 2007 – Sep 2011
International strategy and operations across Apple products and marketing channels through roles of increasing responsibility: NLP Engineer > International Program Manager > Functional and Team Lead of 100+. I managed 20 global marketing releases, including the very first iPhone and iPad launches.
2009-2011 – Marketing Communications (apple.com, video, channel, retail, advertising, DM)
2008-2009 – Apple Online Store (store.apple.com)
2007-2008 – Global Online Support (apple.com/support)
Dec 2005 – Sep 2007
May 2005 – Dec 2005