Patrick Romich

Patrick Romich

Chief Executive Officer

As a member of the SiteSpect board and CEO, Patrick is responsible for all facets of the company, including strategic growth initiatives and partnerships that will lead the development of next generation optimization technology and accelerate market innovation. Patrick has extensive executive experience in the technology market including CEO roles at Dassault Systemes/ENOVIA, Synchronicity, and Information Handling Systems, Engineering Division, a member of the IHS Markit family of companies. Patrick earned his BS degree from Wilkes University in Wilkes Barre, PA.

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Eric J. Hansen

Eric J. Hansen

Chief Technology Officer & Founder

Eric is the founder and Chief Technology Officer of SiteSpect, and resides on the board of directors. He leads overall product and technology strategy for the company, as well as entry into emerging markets.

Prior to SiteSpect, Eric was the founder and CEO of Worldmachine Technologies, an Internet development and consulting firm specializing in large-scale web engineering projects for organizations such as John Hancock Insurance, Putnam Investments, Hearst New Media, and The New England Journal of Medicine. Prior to Worldmachine, Eric held product management and software engineering positions at several Boston-based technology firms, including Princeton Transportation Consulting Group (Logistics.com), Raytheon Company, and the Center for Clinical Computing at Harvard Medical School. Eric is a frequent speaker at conferences covering web analytics and optimization, and he writes regularly on topics dealing with the intersection of marketing and technology.

He received a degree in Cognitive Science and Psychology with honors from the University of Rochester in Rochester, NY.

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Bill Cunningham

Bill Cunningham

Vice President of Sales

Bill is Sitespect’s Vice President of Sales, responsible for both serving and expanding our current customer base. Bill brings over 25 years of sales and marketing experience aiding customers and growing revenues for technology companies. Prior to joining Sitespect, Bill spent 4 years at Kaspersky LAB where he held multiple positions, most recently as Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing, where he was responsible for all North American Sales and Marketing. Among his accomplishments, Bill lead Kaspersky Lab’s expansion in the enterprise IT security market and established the enterprise segment as the fastest growing part of the company’s North American business. Prior to joining Kaspersky Lab, Bill held sales leadership positions with WhiteSky, Carbonite, Riverdeep, and The Learning Company. He holds a BA in Political Science from The University of Western Ontario

Patricia (Patti) Foye

Patricia (Patti) Foye

Chief Marketing Officer

Patti is responsible for SiteSpect's global marketing organization, where she focuses on driving growth and increasing company value by overseeing all facets of marketing, including corporate, solution/industry, partner, and field marketing initiatives.

Patti has served as an executive in marketing, sales, and general management for several software and technology companies, including Meridium, Inc., Core Security, Progress Software, MRO Software (acquired by IBM), QAD, Marcam, and Digital Equipment Corporation. Throughout her career, Patti has demonstrated success in growing market share and revenue for companies at various stages of evolution.

Patti holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Art Education from the University of Lowell.

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Michael Earley

Michael Earley

Chief Financial Officer

Mike is the CFO for SiteSpect responsible for finance, legal, human resources and information technology, and focuses on strategic initiatives aimed at driving growth and increasing the Company’s overall value.

Mike has significant strategic and operational experience working with high-growth public and private equity backed technology companies. Prior to SiteSpect, Mike served as an Interim CFO for a portfolio company executing a roll-up strategy backed by Union Park Capital, a Boston-based private equity firm. Before that, he was Vice President of Accounting & Finance at American Well Corporation where he helped raise more than $80 million of capital, focussed on strategic planning initiatives and built the Accounting and Finance organization. Earlier in his career, Mike led Financial Planning and Sales Operations at Cedar Point Communications and provided Executive support for its sale to Genband.

Mike earned an MBA in Finance with High Distinction from the McCallum Graduate School of Business at Bentley University and a B.S. in Business Administration from the Whittemore School of Business and Economics at the University of New Hampshire.

Ara Pongratz

Ara Pongratz

Vice President of Customer Operations and Success

Ara is responsible for SiteSpect's Solutions Architecture and Professional Services teams, where he focuses on successful and outstanding post-sales customer experiences.

Throughout his career, Ara has demonstrated the ability to deliver technical solutions that address business goals. He comes to SiteSpect from Dane Street, where he served as Chief Information Officer, directing all technology-related initiatives for infrastructure, security, communications, software development and acquisition, and technology integration. Prior to Dane Street, Ara was the Senior Vice President, Professional Services, at Innovation Group, overseeing program and project management, business analysis, applications development, and software quality assurance.

Previously, he served as the Vice President of Applications Development for First Notice Systems, where he managed engineering and implementation of web-based solutions for the insurance industry.

He received a B.S. degree from Northeastern University and is a certified Project Management Professional.

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Justin Bougher

Justin Bougher

Vice President of Product

Justin oversees product management and product marketing, ensuring that SiteSpect's customers benefit from a world-class digital optimization platform.

Previously, Justin was in charge of products and services at leading e-commerce and media companies, including serving as a Senior Business Manager at Walmart.com, where he split his time between owning profit-and-loss responsibility for several product categories and leading many site redesigns and feature product launches. In addition, Justin brings in-depth experience with personalization solutions from his time as Director of Product Management at Rovi Corporation, where he owned search and recommendations products that powered website, mobile, and living room entertainment experiences.

Justin holds an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management and a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Tufts University.

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Paul Silevitch

Paul Silevitch

Vice President of Engineering

Paul oversees development, quality assurance and platform operations, ensuring that SiteSpect solutions meet the needs of our customers and maintain our leading edge in optimization and testing.

Prior to joining SiteSpect, Paul was responsible for development at the Tufts University Sciences Knowledgebase (TUSK) project. TUSK is a leading learning management system for medical schools used by many schools across the world. Prior to TUSK, Paul built and maintained a web based email system for Jenzabar which was used by multiple schools for their student email. While in college, he founded HyperMeals which allowed people to order meals from their computers which was ahead of its time in the late 90s.

Paul holds a Bachelor of Science from Northwestern University in Evanston, Il.

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Frank Overbeek

Frank Overbeek

Managing Director SiteSpect Europe

Frank serves as the Managing Director of SiteSpect Europe, combining years of experience in testing, big data, and sales to bring SiteSpect to the European market.

Prior to SiteSpect, Frank was the General Manager of Memetrics Benelux, now part of Accenture. Previously, he successfully introduced Informatica to the Dutch market and was a distributor of the Hummingbird business intelligence tool.

Frank began his career in IT and has founded several thriving IT companies.

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