We're changing the way brands engage with mobile consumers

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Nice to meet you! We’re Attentive.

We believe that consumer-to-business interaction should be mobile, real-time, and personalized— and we are building the solutions to power those connections.

We know (and love) mobile.

Our team is led by industry veterans who previously founded TapCommerce, the mobile app retargeting platform acquired by Twitter in 2014.

Now, we bring our expertise in the mobile space and behavioral data technology to the next frontier of marketing— personalized mobile messaging.

Meet the leadership team.

Attentive CEO and Co-Founder Brian Long

Brian Long

Co-Founder & CEO


Brian was previously Co-Founder & CEO at TapCommerce, a mobile app platform acquired by Twitter in 2014. He has held a variety of executive, product, and sales roles at Twitter, CNET, and CBS. He was named one of the Top 10 in NYC technology by Business Insider in 2014. He has a BA from the University of Pennsylvania.

Andrew Jones

Andrew Jones

Co-Founder & VP Product


Andrew was also a co-founder of TapCommerce. He then worked as a Senior Product Manager at Twitter. Before that, Andrew held technical and managerial positions at Demdex Inc (acquired by Adobe), TheLadders.com, and Goldman Sachs. Andrew has an undergraduate degree from NYU in Finance and Information Systems.

Ethan Lo

Co-Founder & CTO


Ethan was one of the first engineers at TapCommerce, and has worked with Andrew and Brian for almost a decade of companies like Twitter, TapCommerce, and Flatiron Media (formerly Pontiflex). He has a BS in Computer Science from Haverford College.

Brooke Burdge

VP of Marketing


Brooke previously led marketing at Twitter for the Mobile Apps & Telco verticals. Prior to that, she led the marketing team at TapCommerce. She’s also held various marketing roles at email technology company Movable Ink and global consulting firm Deloitte. She has a BA in Communications from Fordham University.

Eric Miao

VP of Client Strategy


Eric works closely with Attentive’s customers to maximize their success. He has extensive experience in leading both customer success and sales in the mobile technology industry, having served as the Director of Inside Sales at TapCommerce and as a Senior Sales Manager at Twitter. He has a BA in Politics and History from NYU.

Brian Malkerson

VP of Sales


Brian is the leader of our sales team. Prior to Attentive, Brian was the VP of Business Development for TapCommerce, acquired by Twitter in 2014. While at Twitter, he helped run sales of the mobile practice for the east coast. He has an MBA from NYU Stern school of Business, and a BA from Northwestern.

Jesse Greenberg

VP of Engineering


Jesse joined Attentive from AppNexus, where he led the creative engineering group and oversaw major initiatives to launch native and video marketplaces. He is an Adjunct Professor at Hunter College through NYC’s tech-in-residence program. He has an MBA from Columbia Business School and a BS in computer science from Lehigh University.

Elyssa Albert

Head of Design


Elyssa is responsible for the overall design and UX strategy of our product, ensuring a fantastic experience for our customers. Prior to Attentive, Elyssa held design leadership roles at SaaS startups including Namely and WeSpire. She has a BA from Bryant University.

Sean McDermott

VP of Recruiting


Sean has helped some of the fastest growing companies in NYC find great talent. As the first recruiter at Tumblr, he grew the team into an acquisition by Yahoo. Sean then ran HR at TapCommerce leading to its acquisition by Twitter. Sean has held recruiting roles at Twitter, Google, FactSet, and Blink Health. He has a BA from the College of William & Mary.

Laura Powers

Head of Finance


Laura previously lead essential accounting operations at DigitalOcean, a major cloud computing company. She also has former experience as a Financial Analyst and an Accountant at Hubner Manufacturing Corporation. She has a BS in Accounting from University of Rhode Island.

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at·ten·tive (adj):

observant, paying close attention; thoughtful about the needs of others