Ross Andrew Paquette
CEO and Chairman
Ross Andrew Paquette is the founder and CEO of Maropost, North America’s fastest growing marketing automation platform, as ranked by the Deloitte Technology Fast 500.
Ross has led Maropost to double its annual growth each year since its inception in 2011, turning a one-man operation into an international business that simplifies customer engagement for B2C brands and retailers by providing an effective and unified customer experience. Ross is also passionate about using technology to power non-profits. He founded Maropost CARES in 2017, which is focused on the protection, conservation and education of global environmental issues.
Ross holds a Bachelor in Sociology, Criminology and Economics from the University of Ottawa.
Jagdeep is the primary architect behind both Maropost for Marketing and Maropost for Commerce. Leading the development team as they continue to create even better solutions, he is the driving technological force behind Maropost.
Chief Business Operator
Ryan Murtagh is the founder of ecommerce platform, Neto. Established in 2009, Ryan built the business based on the market’s need for an operations platform that provided an all-in-one solution for ecommerce, point of sale, marketplaces, inventory and fulfillment. A retailer himself, Ryan understood the industry pain points and sought to provide a platform that could be applied to businesses of all sizes.
Ryan is a serial entrepreneur, he has owned and operated businesses since his teen years and is an expert in ecommerce, building and growing successful businesses, and meeting and exceeding the evolving shopping preferences of today’s savvy consumers. Ryan and Neto have scooped a number of accolades including being awarded as Australia's #1 Ecommerce Platform by NORA, being named in the Australian Financial Review’s (AFR) Top 10 Most Innovative Companies, being listed in AFR’s Fast 100 Companies, and Ryan himself being recognized as an EY Entrepreneur of the Year finalist, and winner of Brisbane’s Young Trailblazer of the Year.
Chief Privacy Officer
Dennis Dayman has more than 25 years of experience combating spam, security/privacy issues, data governance issues, and improving email delivery through industry policy, ISP relations and technical solutions. Previously he was Return Path’s Chief Privacy and Security Officer. Dayman leveraged his experience and key relationships to provide best practices to his companies customers and ensures the compliance of their communications data flows. He is also responsible for coordinating and managing the company's international electronic commerce, privacy, and Internet-related policy issues.
Chief Technology Officer
Throughout an extensive career in the IT industry I have delved deeply into the topics of Infrastructure (both traditional and cloud), Agile Coaching, Project Management, Network Management and Software Development.
I am a passionate practitioner of cloud technologies, specialising in AWS automation and infrastructure as code. With a conscious effort over the years, I have developed a large array of soft skills. I am an exponent of highly motivated, self organised teams, I help facilitate collaborative environments where anything is possible.
With many years of cloud experience I have helped organisations evaluate this new technology and helped plan and execute migrations from both physical and virtual environments.
Vice President and Global Head of People and Culture
As VP, and Global Head of People and Culture at Maropost, Joanna provides the strategy, direction and support for our Employee Value Proposition and Experience. Joanna’s high-energy and passion for creating engaged, high-performing teams, works in tandem with her positive outlook and commitment to an organizations drive for continuous improvement.
With more than 15 years’ experience in Human Resources across various industries, and diverse international exposure, Joanna brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to help give direction to our People and Culture Road Map. Joanna holds an Honours Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology, and a Post-Graduate Degree in Human Resource Management.
Vice President of Channel Sales
As the Vice President of Channel Sales, Cory provides the vision, strategy, tactics and knowledge to grow, expand and accelerate Maropost's Partner Programs. Cory's passion and drive is to help companies understand the power of partnerships and how they are an extension of the Sales, Support and Success teams.
Prior to joining Maropost, Cory has spent the last 13+ in MARTECH SAAS focused solely on partnerships, partner programs and building partner organizations. Cory did this for Keap (Formerly Infusionsoft) where he built the program/team from the ground up and took partner revenues from $0 ARR to over 40M in ARR. Most recently, Cory was able to apply his knowledge and experience at ActiveCampaign where he nearly double reseller/agency revenue while maintaining the same size team in 12 short months.
Head of Marketing
As the head of marketing, Jacopo Mauri oversees the global demand and pipeline generation strategy to support Maropost’s continuous growth and success.
A marketer by nature, he has more than 10 years of experience in the B2B SaaS Marketing sector with a focus on strategic growth and scalable demand generation. He has helped numerous start-ups with their digital marketing strategy development and implementation: everything from marketing automation and lead generation (SEO/SEM/PPC) to integrated marketing, customer experience and email marketing.
Head of Finance
As the head of finance at Maropost, Gagan is responsible for overseeing the organization’s global reporting functions. Having joined the team in 2016, Gagan has since expanded his responsibilities to also include aspects of managing day-to-day operations.
Gagan holds a Bachelors of Business Administration and a Post-Graduate Accounting Diploma from Wilfrid Laurier University.
Non-Exec Board Member
Prominent, Multi-Award Winning, Serial entrepreneur with track record of successful exits. Over 20 years’ experience and deep knowledge of global eCommerce & Retail. Experienced Board Member with Strong commercial acumen, global networks, and team builder. Adjunct Professor at the University of Queensland.
Non-Exec Board Member
Michael Litt is the co-founder and CEO of Vidyard, the leading video marketing platform that helps businsses expand their use of video content and turn viewers into customers. Thought leader, surfer and serial entrepreneur, Michael is passionate about conten marketing and changing the way we engage, market and sell with video. Michael has recently been recognized as Ernst and Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year and Marketing Magazine’s Top 30 Under 30.