Team

Meet your happiness experts.
 
Eric Golubitsky
CEO & Co-Founder
Eric brings 18+ years of entrepreneurial experience. Eric founded S.M.I.L.E. Inc. in 1998, which was a Consumer Electronic Pro Top 100 home automation provider and was recognized as the #1 fastest growing company in NE Ohio by CWRU Weatherhead School of Management in 2003. As an Ernst & Young "Entrepreneur of the Year" finalist in 2005, Eric's accomplishments have been recognized multiple times including the Consumer Electronics Association's national "Mark of Excellence Award." Eric is also a 5 year member of EO (Entrepreneurs Organization).
Eric Golubitsky
CEO & Co-Founder
Eric brings 18+ years of entrepreneurial experience. Eric founded S.M.I.L.E. Inc. in 1998, which was a Consumer Electronic Pro Top 100 home automation provider and was recognized as the #1 fastest growing company in NE Ohio by CWRU Weatherhead School of Management in 2003. As an Ernst & Young "Entrepreneur of the Year" finalist in 2005, Eric's accomplishments have been recognized multiple times including the Consumer Electronics Association's national "Mark of Excellence Award." Eric is also a 5 year member of EO (Entrepreneurs Organization).
Scott Moss
Partner & Vice President
Scott is a business development professional with over 20 years of veteran experience dealing with large, complex sales of intangible services with extended sales cycles. He has domain expertise in rewards/recognition programs for Fortune 1000 organizations along with intimate knowledge of ecommerce best practices, consumer & B2B marketing, and behavioral economics. Scott is a 1991 graduate of Syracuse University.
Scott Moss
Partner & Vice President
Scott is a business development professional with over 20 years of veteran experience dealing with large, complex sales of intangible services with extended sales cycles. He has domain expertise in rewards/recognition programs for Fortune 1000 organizations along with intimate knowledge of ecommerce best practices, consumer & B2B marketing, and behavioral economics. Scott is a 1991 graduate of Syracuse University.
Fred Binstock
CFO
Fred Binstock is a certified public accountant with more than 30 years of experience helping ventures in a variety of growth stages succeed across a variety of industries. Currently, he is Managing Partner of Fred R Binstock & Associates; a consulting firm that provides clients with executive guidance, part time CFO, COO services and financial consulting.Previously, Fred was CFO and Treasurer of TOA Technologies, an international cloud-based provider of mobile software solutions for workforce management, where he helped grow the annual recurring revenue over 700 percent and expand workforce from approximately 50 to more than 300 employees.Fred graduated cum laude from Kent State University with a B.B.A. in Accounting.
Fred Binstock
CFO
Fred Binstock is a certified public accountant with more than 30 years of experience helping ventures in a variety of growth stages succeed across a variety of industries. Currently, he is Managing Partner of Fred R Binstock & Associates; a consulting firm that provides clients with executive guidance, part time CFO, COO services and financial consulting.Previously, Fred was CFO and Treasurer of TOA Technologies, an international cloud-based provider of mobile software solutions for workforce management, where he helped grow the annual recurring revenue over 700 percent and expand workforce from approximately 50 to more than 300 employees.Fred graduated cum laude from Kent State University with a B.B.A. in Accounting.
Tammy Wise
Head of Marketing
Tammy comes to viperks not only with a strong background in sales and marketing but 11 successful years as owner and president of a boutique communication and publishing firm. Her passion to help entrepreneurs grow their business stems from her dad, a serial entrepreneurial and founder of the largest regional accounting firm. When not at work, you can find Tammy cheering on the Cleveland Indians, shopping local or improving her tennis and ping-pong game.
Tammy Wise
Head of Marketing
Tammy comes to viperks not only with a strong background in sales and marketing but 11 successful years as owner and president of a boutique communication and publishing firm. Her passion to help entrepreneurs grow their business stems from her dad, a serial entrepreneurial and founder of the largest regional accounting firm. When not at work, you can find Tammy cheering on the Cleveland Indians, shopping local or improving her tennis and ping-pong game.
Michelle Murray
Digital Marketing Specialist
Michelle is an energetic marketing specialist with 10+ years experience. She joined viperks in August of 2016. She has a true passion for communication and marketing working with small businesses like realtors and non-profits to large Fortune 500 companies like Ford Motor Company and Lexus. She graduated from Kent State University with a degree in Public Communication Studies. When Michelle is not working on viperks marketing efforts you can find her either running, doing yoga, playing golf, rock climbing, hiking, spending time with family/friends, and trying the newest restaurants.
Michelle Murray
Digital Marketing Specialist
Michelle is an energetic marketing specialist with 10+ years experience. She joined viperks in August of 2016. She has a true passion for communication and marketing working with small businesses like realtors and non-profits to large Fortune 500 companies like Ford Motor Company and Lexus. She graduated from Kent State University with a degree in Public Communication Studies. When Michelle is not working on viperks marketing efforts you can find her either running, doing yoga, playing golf, rock climbing, hiking, spending time with family/friends, and trying the newest restaurants.
Marla Moss
Customer Experience Manager
After graduating from The Ohio State University with a degree in Language Arts, Marla went on to work in sales, logistics, and customer service for 12 years. While spending a majority of her time face to face with her customer base, she learned the value of listening to her clients, understanding their needs and helping them succeed in their goals.
Marla Moss
Customer Experience Manager
After graduating from The Ohio State University with a degree in Language Arts, Marla went on to work in sales, logistics, and customer service for 12 years. While spending a majority of her time face to face with her customer base, she learned the value of listening to her clients, understanding their needs and helping them succeed in their goals.
Tracye Baldwin
Merchandising Manager
Tracye is passionate about new product development and delivering great products that customers love. She spent the majority of her professional career working in consumer goods industries including American Greetings and Things Remembered, where she received multiple awards for her work in Strategy Development, Teamwork & Collaboration, and Innovation. Additionally, Tracye flexed her entrepreneurial muscles by co-founding a successful Cleveland-based home inspection company, which her marketing skills and customer-first attitude quickly turned into a $300k small business. Tracye found her niche in e-commerce marketing and new business development, which is why she is so excited to work with viperks – it combines the work she loves with a mission statement she believes in – "create happier employees." Her interests include improving lives through charitable living, traveling, and writing. She is a 2001 graduate of Malone College, where she earned her B.A. in Business Management and Human Resources.
Tracye Baldwin
Merchandising Manager
Tracye is passionate about new product development and delivering great products that customers love. She spent the majority of her professional career working in consumer goods industries including American Greetings and Things Remembered, where she received multiple awards for her work in Strategy Development, Teamwork & Collaboration, and Innovation. Additionally, Tracye flexed her entrepreneurial muscles by co-founding a successful Cleveland-based home inspection company, which her marketing skills and customer-first attitude quickly turned into a $300k small business. Tracye found her niche in e-commerce marketing and new business development, which is why she is so excited to work with viperks – it combines the work she loves with a mission statement she believes in – "create happier employees." Her interests include improving lives through charitable living, traveling, and writing. She is a 2001 graduate of Malone College, where she earned her B.A. in Business Management and Human Resources.
Celeste Wiedemann
Affiliate Merchandiser/Merchandising Assistant
Celeste joined viperks in March of 2016 with a background in Sales, Public Relations, and Marketing. She has a proven track record in merchandising, top sales performance, client acquisition, client development, and relationship building. Her role is to help partner with new, leading brands to help them grow their digital marketing strategies as well as help grow existing client businesses to ensure affiliate advertisers have a successful campaign experience. Celeste graduated from Kent State University in 2011 with a degree in Fashion Merchandising and a minor in Marketing. Her positive energy and diligent work ethic has contributed to her success thus far.
Celeste Wiedemann
Affiliate Merchandiser/Merchandising Assistant
Celeste joined viperks in March of 2016 with a background in Sales, Public Relations, and Marketing. She has a proven track record in merchandising, top sales performance, client acquisition, client development, and relationship building. Her role is to help partner with new, leading brands to help them grow their digital marketing strategies as well as help grow existing client businesses to ensure affiliate advertisers have a successful campaign experience. Celeste graduated from Kent State University in 2011 with a degree in Fashion Merchandising and a minor in Marketing. Her positive energy and diligent work ethic has contributed to her success thus far.
Jackie Roberson
Business Development Representative
Jackie comes from a family of entrepreneurs. Previously she worked at her family's company learning from her father for 6 years as a sales and marketing assistant. She decided she wanted to follow her entrepreneurial spirit and work for a startup. She joined the viperks team in June 2016 and quickly learned the ins and outs of business development. She has strong fundamental and expanding knowledge in marketing, sales, and event planning. Jackie hopes to help build a successful sales team along side of her mentor, Scott Moss.
Jackie Roberson
Business Development Representative
Jackie comes from a family of entrepreneurs. Previously she worked at her family's company learning from her father for 6 years as a sales and marketing assistant. She decided she wanted to follow her entrepreneurial spirit and work for a startup. She joined the viperks team in June 2016 and quickly learned the ins and outs of business development. She has strong fundamental and expanding knowledge in marketing, sales, and event planning. Jackie hopes to help build a successful sales team along side of her mentor, Scott Moss.
Jared Rube
Strategic Initiatives Manager
Jared has many passions in life and comes from a diverse background involving art and technology. His ability to adapt to different kinds of situations and solve complex problems makes him an invaluable asset to viperks. As a graduate of Rochester Institute of Technology in photojournalism with a minor in Entrepreneurship, Jared's expertise lies in the visual storytelling needed in any startup environment. Before graduating from R.I.T., and immediately following, Jared worked for LaunchHouse in Cleveland, Ohio holding various positions in the organization.
Jared Rube
Strategic Initiatives Manager
Jared has many passions in life and comes from a diverse background involving art and technology. His ability to adapt to different kinds of situations and solve complex problems makes him an invaluable asset to viperks. As a graduate of Rochester Institute of Technology in photojournalism with a minor in Entrepreneurship, Jared's expertise lies in the visual storytelling needed in any startup environment. Before graduating from R.I.T., and immediately following, Jared worked for LaunchHouse in Cleveland, Ohio holding various positions in the organization.
Brad Chesney
Developer
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Brad Chesney
Developer
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Hiraman Patil
Senior Developer
Hiraman possesses a post graduate degree in Computer Management and has extensive software development experience. His proficiency with both front-end and back-end web technologies allow him to significantly improve the viperks platform every single day. Hiraman's technical skill combined with his passion for quality make him greatly appreciated contributing member of our team.
Hiraman Patil
Senior Developer
Hiraman possesses a post graduate degree in Computer Management and has extensive software development experience. His proficiency with both front-end and back-end web technologies allow him to significantly improve the viperks platform every single day. Hiraman's technical skill combined with his passion for quality make him greatly appreciated contributing member of our team.