Sean is a partner and product lead at Digital Intent, helping companies like Groupon, Follett, Sittercity and HarperCollins build and grow new digital products. He is also a Lecturer of Marketing in the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Program
at Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management.
Sean has experience in product development, user experience, user acquisition and analytics. He runs the Chicago growth hacking meetup, is a member of the Young Entrepreneurs Council, and writes about marketing on Technori.
Sean previously was the VP Product Development at Brill Street, where he was tasked with building an "eHarmony for jobs" algorithm-based candidate matching system. His team launched a beta in 3 months, and acquired 15,000 candidates in Chicago at $0.20 per in a 6 week period.
Prior to that Sean worked in New York at GoalQuest, a higher ed marketing startup, where Sean led product development of UPeers, a white label university social network that was implemented on over 300 campuses around the country. GoalQuest was acquired in 2007 by EducationDynamics, where Sean served as the VP Creative Director.
Sean has a degree in marketing from the University of Colorado. He's extremely pale.