Derrick Bliss
CEO
Derrick is one of Thump's original founding members and has navigated the company through all aspects of growth from its inception in 2011. Derrick has been in the marketing business since 2002. He is a respected leader and innovator in the industry.
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Andrew Weber
Managing Partner
Andrew was part of the original inception of Thump Local. With over 20 years of experience he has helped transition clients into impactful, customized digital solutions for maximum results. As one of the co-founders of the company, he has a wealth of knowledge and insight about the ever-changing landscape of online targeted marketing strategies.
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Ronald Wilpon
EVP
Ron has been in the advertising & marketing industry for over 25 years and was a principal & co-founder in an airport advertising company called CarroSELL. As the internet became the most powerful information & communication tool in the world and has transformed how consumers engage with businesses, he transitioned to the Digital Marketing space. More
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Elliott Epstein
SVP
Elliott Has been working with small to midsize businesses on directional advertising since 1984. He spent 16 years with Yellow Book (HIBU) where he became Sales Manager of neighborhood directories for Brooklyn and Queens Division. More
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Rich Healy
VP
Rich has been in the advertising and media world since 2003. He has worked for some of the highest profile companies in the industry, NBA, AT&T, Advance Media and Yahoo Careers. Rich has a tremendous record of success in making his clients money through paid search and social media. His experience with these large companies has been an invaluable resource for our clients. He can also be heard weekly on 77WABC Radio.
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Rich Kallos
VP - Sales
Rich Kallos has worked in sales since 1977. He has developed a business acumen that has propelled him to the forefront in all phases of sales and marketing. He helps businesses navigate through the quagmire of confusing and unreliable information to ensure they are positioned to realize their marketing goals.
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Sandra Stahl-Caputo
Business Development Manager
Sandra has been in Multi Media Marketing for over 20 years. She is best know for working on start up Projects such as YellowBookBtB, Ambassador Yellow Pages, Thump Local and Review Stars . As a former Manager and Vice President of Sales she has been a consultant in all online marketing for small to mid size companies in New York and the metropolitan area.
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Ria Sy
Operations Manager
Ria is a multi-talented, award winning Thump Local manager. She helps Team Thump and its clients in many ways such as task management, quality control, website launches and top notch customer service just to name a few.
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Edwin Varghese
Social Media Manager
As the Lone Yankee Fan at Thump, Eddie comes with a Winning Attitude to the office daily 🙂 Eddie is a sports enthusiast, music historian, and foodie. Eddie is also into fitness and nutrition as long as he is not within 10 feet of Kevin Yoo.
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Ashley Someria
Social Media Coordinator
Ashley coordinates, manages and publishes creative content on various social media platforms.
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Natalie Martinez
Reviews Coordinator
Natalie is a Review Star! She helps Review Stars' clients get more star power in the places most important to their businesses.
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Simarpreet "Nancy" Kaur
Office Manager
Simarpreet handles accounting for Thump Local. She creates reports for clients to show what we are doing for them. She is called Nancy by her colleagues. She is a mother of two wonderful boys.