ACTIVE Network is led by an experienced team whose direction, marketplace expertise and strong understanding of customer needs have resulted in exceptional growth and success.
My ACTIVE IS... Winning
Darko Dejanovic is ACTIVE's Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Prior to being named CEO, Darko was ACTIVE’s President and led the company's business units, operations, international expansion, product, technology and marketing organizations. Darko joined the company in August of 2011 as Chief Product, Technology and Innovation Officer and was instrumental in leading the company's large technology organization and robust portfolio of products and services.
Prior to joining ACTIVE Network, Darko served for four years as the EVP, Global CIO and Head of Product at Monster Worldwide. Previously he held CTO roles for more than a decade at the Tribune Company and its subsidiary, Tribune Publishing Company.
Darko obtained an MBA from Northwestern University and a BS in Computer Information Systems from Florida Metropolitan University.
My ACTIVE IS... Basketball
Sejal Pietrzak is ACTIVE’s Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) and Chief of Staff, and is focused on driving the company's revenue growth, identifying business opportunities, and managing operational efficiency. Sejal oversees corporate strategy and execution, inside sales, marketing, and human resources. Prior to becoming CAO, Sejal was Senior Vice President of International and before that, Vice President / GM of the Endurance division.
Prior to joining ACTIVE Network, Sejal held senior level positions with Wells Fargo & Co and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. She was also a strategy consultant at the Boston Consulting Group.
Sejal holds an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a BA from The College of William & Mary.
My ACTIVE IS... Skiing
Jeff Lambert is ACTIVE’s Chief Legal Officer (CLO) and oversees the company’s global legal affairs, including the legal compliance functions of the human resource, finance and accounting departments. Prior to becoming CLO, Jeff held multiple VP-level positions with ACTIVE, advising the C-Suite on a variety of legal matters.
Prior to joining ACTIVE Network, Jeff was CLO for SettlementOne, Inc. and it's affiliates. He has held executive and General Counsel roles within the legal departments of several public and private technology companies, and his past experience includes roles with Sony Electronics, Island Pacific, Inc. and Pyxis technologies. Jeff holds the AV® Preeminent™ rating, Martindale-Hubbell’s highest peer review rating awarded to fewer than five percent of all attorneys for outstanding legal ability and ethics.
He is a graduate of Dartmouth College and holds both International MBA and JD degrees.
My ACTIVE IS... Family
Evan Davies is ACTIVE’s Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and oversees product development, QA, security and professional services. In this role, he is responsible for creating ACTIVE’s best-in-class products that serve our diverse customer needs.
Prior to joining ACTIVE Network, Evan was Senior Vice President and Chief Architect at Monster Worldwide. Previously, he held various executive positions with Hewlett-Packard, Compaq Computer Corporation and Digital Equipment.
Evan holds a MS in the Management of Technology from MIT Sloan School of Management and a BS in Math and Computer Science from Clarkson University.
My ACTIVE IS... Anything Outdoors
Greg Ingino is ACTIVE’s Chief Information Officer (CIO). In this role, he oversees technology, marketing and sales operations, customer support and back office systems. Prior to becoming CIO, Greg served as the Senior Vice President of Global Technology Operations, creating operational excellence across ACTIVE’s hosting operations and back office systems.
Prior to joining ACTIVE Network, Greg served as CTO in a startup venture for Equator Financial Solutions. Previously, he was the Senior Vice President at Indymacbank.
Greg holds an MBA from the University of California Los Angeles.
My ACTIVE IS... Formula One
Andrea Facini is ACTIVE’s Chief Product Officer (CPO) and oversees the company’s product management, user experience research and design, SEO, business analysis, product media services and innovation teams.
Prior to joining ACTIVE Network, Andrea was the Vice President of Global User Experience & Content at Monster Worldwide. Previously, he held leadership roles with world-class digital media organizations including Italian publisher La Repubblica, CNN and Scripps Networks Interactive. His work has received worldwide recognition including several Webby Awards, a Peabody Award, a National Press Foundation Award and a Communication Arts Award.
Andrea holds a BA from the Accademia di Belle Arti in Florence, Italy.
My ACTIVE IS... Family, Golf, and International Travel
Mark Miller is ACTIVE’s Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and is responsible for global finance, planning and analysis, as well as accounting and external audit, treasury management, risk management, portfolio allocation and private equity management.
Prior to joining ACTIVE, Mark was CFO and Executive Vice President for LHP Hospital Group. Mark also spent 18 years with Sabre Corporation, a world leader in SaaS technology for the airline and hospitality industry, including on-line distribution (Travelocity). During his tenure and prior to becoming CFO and Executive Vice President for Sabre, he held various leadership roles including Chief Accounting Officer, VP Finance, and Treasurer. Earlier in his career, Mark was Assistant Controller at Hertz and an Auditor at Ernst & Young.
Mark is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and holds an MBA from Rice University and a BA in Accounting from Texas Tech University.
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