Chief Executive Officer and Director
Bob Marino has served as Chief Executive Officer and as a member of our board of directors since April 2011. Mr. Marino joined us in August 2005 and previously served as our President from December 2010 to April 2011. Prior to that, he also served as our Chief Operating Officer, as well as Vice President, Operations starting in August 2005. From December 2003 to May 2005, Mr. Marino served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Cuisine Innovations, LLP, a manufacturer of hors d'oeuvres in North America. From February 1999 to November 2003, he served as Vice President and General Manager of various divisions of Tyson Foods, Inc., a food production company. Mr. Marino received a B.S. degree from the University of Minnesota and an M.B.A. from Rider University.
Chief Financial Officer
Monica N. Johnson has served as our Chief Financial Officer since December 2005 and previously served as a consultant starting in October 2005. From June 2002 to October 2005, Ms. Johnson served as Chief Financial Officer of ARC International plc, a semiconductor IP company, and from October 1999 to August 2001 she served as Vice President, Finance at Webvan Group, Inc., an online credit and delivery grocery business. Prior to that, she held a variety of positions at Hewlett-Packard Company, a technology company. Ms. Johnson received a B.A. in economics from the University of California at Berkeley and an M.B.A. from Cornell University.
President, ezprints Division
Wes Herman has served as President, ezprints Division (ezprints.com and ezprints Services), since joining us in October 2012. He had previously served as President and Chief Executive Officer of EZ Prints, Inc., a personalization platform and fulfillment provider acquired by CafePress Inc. in October 2012. Prior to EZ Prints, Inc., Mr. Herman was Vice President of Amazon.com’s Enterprise Services division, which partnered with large retail clients to provide private label technology and fulfillment services. He had previously served with Amazon.com’s Operations division as a member of its leadership team, as well as in a leadership capacity at The Coca-Cola Company. Mr. Herman earned a B.S. degree from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an M.B.A. from UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School.
Vice President and General Counsel
Kirsten Mellor has served as Vice President and General Counsel since February 2010. Kirsten oversees all of the legal and content usage functions for CafePress and all of its brands, and also serves in the position of Secretary of the Company.
Preceding her work at CafePress, for six years Kirsten was Vice President and General Counsel for Riverdeep, Inc. and after its merger with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, was Division General Counsel, Consumer. For more than a decade prior to that, Kirsten served variously as general counsel, assistant general counsel and corporate counsel to a diverse array of Internet, e-commerce and software companies including Macys.com, eGain Communications, Critical Path, Inc. and eGreetings Network Inc., as well as an associate at the law firms Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison LLP and Testa Hurwitz and Thibeault LLP.
Kirsten has a J.D. from Villanova School of Law where she was Managing Editor of the Law Review and graduated with a B.A. in Political Science from Columbia University. She sits on the Board of Directors of The Arc of San Francisco, a non-profit organization serving adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in the Bay Area.
President of CafePress.com
Sumant Sridharan was named President of CafePress.com in August of 2013. Prior to that, he served as Vice President and General Manager of CafePress.com from July 2012 to July 2013 and Vice President of Online Acquisition & Retention from September 2009 until June 2012. In his current role, Sumant oversees all marketing, operations, and technology for our flagship CafePress.com business.
Preceding his work at CafePress, Sumant held executive level roles in general management and marketing at Vantage Media and Oversee.net, where he managed the firm's travel and social networking businesses. Over the last 15 years, Sumant has held leadership positions in online marketing, product management, and technology at leading consumer Internet companies Yahoo! and idealab!. Sumant began his career in management consulting, leading large-scale systems implementations.
Sumant holds Bachelor Degrees in Economics and Electrical Engineering/Computer Science from the University of California at Berkeley, as well as an M.B.A. with Honors from the UCLA Anderson School of Management.