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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Scott Taylor
Senior Vice President
Scott began his career with 25 years in Radio programming, management & on-air work. He transitioned into Digital Marketing with AT&T Advertising Solutions in 2008, and quickly became the #1 Digital Account Executive in Colorado. In July of 2018, he accepted the position of Senior Vice President/Managing Partner with Thump Local and oversees their Colorado Division. Scott has been married to his wife Lynn for over 30 years and his son Zach is a Professor of Political Science at the University of Wyoming. When he’s not helping businesses grow their online marketing footprint, he can probably be found on the golf course chasing after his #1 Bucket List Item…his first Hole-In-One.
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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Sharon Miller
Vice President

Sales and marketing leader, with a demonstrated history of working with many successful business leaders. Skilled in sales, management, sales presentations, SEM/SEO, reviews, display programs - online & mobile, all aspects of online marketing,  online health and direct marketing. Building long-term client relationships is my core philosophy. My passion is helping business owners grow their business through customized products and solutions.

Brian McKee
Vice President

Brian is a talented and accomplished industry executive of more than 15 years, with a proven background of success in Sales & Marketing. His tenacity for his client's is unmatched. Brian takes pride in delivering integrated marketing programs for small, medium and large businesses. Away from work he can be found spending time with his wife and daughter.

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 for the company's cross-functional products, resolving website technical issues, coordinating e-commerce websites, liaising with third-parties, and creating content from scratch. Once it's all set in stone, your site will be launched by Ria. Oh, let's not forget her top notch customer service!
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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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Simarpreet "Nancy" Kaur
Accounting Manager
Nancy handles the accounting for Thump Local and is constantly finding cost-efficient ways to increase company revenue. Her responsibilities include creating reports to prove our product value; resolving billing issues, auditing accounts for discrepancies and ensuring our clients' receive the best return on their investment. While she may be tough on the billing and fulfillment side, she is a true sweetheart and mother of two wonderful boys.
Lisbeth Lopez
Digital Marketing Coordinator
Lisbeth coordinates and manages various areas of digital marketing. She builds online listings, assists in website development and designs marketing videos just to name a few.
Sunil Someria
Social Media Coordinator
Sunil has taken his acquired knowledge to assist our clients with their company’s social media platforms. He takes pride in coordinating, managing, and publishing various social media postings and ads in order to build brand awareness. His creativity seems to be limitless and he looks forward to helping your business with its social media presence!
Shira Zwiren
Social Media Coordinator
With a degree in English Literature, Shira brings her love of language to Thump Local's social media team! She uses her creativity to assist clients with their social media and content writing needs in order to boost their online presence, enrich their websites, and grow their businesses. Shira's writing skills extend beyond the workplace to the children's books she works on at home. Look out for her in a Barnes and Noble one day!
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Jessica Flores
Reviews Coordinator
Jessica builds and customizes Review Stars campaigns as well as assists clients in maximizing their Review Stars experience.
Peter Carbone
Lead Generation Coordinator
Peter works to form new relationships with businesses that will benefit from Thump Local's digital marketing programs.