Management Team

Seth Birnbaum, CEO and Co-Founder

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Seth Birnbaum, one of our co-founders, has served as our president, chief executive officer and a member of our board of directors since September 2010. Previously, Mr. Birnbaum co-founded Digital Guardian, Inc., a data security company, in 2003, where he served as a member of the board of directors and as chief executive officer until October 2010. In 1996, he co-founded NeoGenesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., where he served as vice president of systems engineering until 2003. Mr. Birnbaum holds an S.B. degree in mechanical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. We believe that Mr. Birnbaum is qualified to serve on our board of directors due to his experience in leading emerging technology companies, his extensive knowledge of our company and the industry in which we compete, and his vision and leadership as a co-founder and as our president and chief executive officer.

Tomas Revesz, CTO and Co-Founder

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Tomas Revesz, one of our co-founders, has served as our chief technology officer since September 2010. Previously, Mr. Revesz co-founded Digital Guardian, Inc., a data security company, in 2003, where he served as executive vice president of global services until September 2010. Prior to that, he served as vice president of information systems at NeoGenesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. from 1998 to 2003. Mr. Revesz studied electrical engineering and management science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Darryl Auguste, SVP, Analytics & Online Marketing

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Darryl Auguste has served as our senior vice president of analytics and online marketing since December 2014 and previously served as our vice president, consumer analytics beginning in February 2013. From 2011 to 2012, Mr. Auguste worked at Cogo Labs, Inc., a startup incubator, ultimately serving as director of analytics, email marketing. Mr. Auguste holds a B.A. degree in economics and mathematics from Yale University.

Shimrit Markette, SVP, People Operations

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Shimrit Markette has served as our senior vice president of people operations since March 2018. She served as vice president of talent acquisition and development and vice president of people operations from July 2015 to November 2017 and director of talent acquisition from January 2014 to June 2015. Prior to joining EverQuote, Ms. Markette was the assistant director of career services at Tufts University from July 2011 to January 2014. Ms. Markette holds a B.A. degree in history from Middlebury College and a master of education from the Harvard University Graduate School of Education.

David Mason, General Counsel

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David Mason has served as our general counsel and secretary since February 2014. Previously, Mr. Mason served as deputy general counsel at KAYAK Software Corporation, a leading travel metasearch site, from October 2011 to January 2014. From October 2006 to October 2011, he was an associate in the mergers, acquisitions and securities group at Bingham McCutchen, LLP (now Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP). Mr. Mason has also served as an adjunct professor at Boston College Law School since 2006. He holds a B.B.A. degree from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and a J.D. degree from Boston College Law School.

Jayme Mendal, Chief Revenue Officer

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Jayme Mendal has served as our chief revenue officer since September 2017. Mr. Mendal previously served as the vice president of sales and marketing at PowerAdvocate, Inc., an energy intelligence company, from May 2017 to September 2017. Prior to that, Mr. Mendal served in multiple positions at PowerAdvocate, Inc., including manager of corporate strategy from August 2013 to August 2014, director of corporate strategy and marketing from August 2014 to December 2015 and senior director of sales and marketing from June 2015 to May 2017. From August 2007 to July 2010, he was a management consultant within the growth strategy division of Monitor Deloitte (formerly Monitor Group). Mr. Mendal holds a B.S. degree in finance and economics from Washington University in St. Louis and an M.B.A. degree from Harvard Business School.

Eugene Suzuki, Chief Information Officer

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Eugene Suzuki has served as our chief information officer since November 2015 and previously served as our vice president of technology operations beginning in January 2012. Previously, Mr. Suzuki was the vice president of technology solutions at Digital Guardian, Inc. from 2005 to 2011. Mr. Suzuki holds a B.S. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Mr. Suzuki is also a Certified Information Systems Security Professional.

John Wagner, Chief Financial Officer

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John Wagner has served as our chief financial officer and treasurer since April 2014. Previously, Mr. Wagner served as chief financial officer of NuoDB, Inc., a database company, from 2012 to 2014. Prior to that, Mr. Wagner served as the vice president of finance at Carbonite, Inc., an online backup company, from 2011 to 2012, as corporate controller at Constant Contact, Inc. an email marketing company, from 2006 to 2011 and as vice president of finance and chief financial officer at Salesnet, Inc., a sales software company, from 2003 to 2006. Mr. Wagner holds a B.B.A. degree in accounting from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and an M.B.A. degree from Boston University. He is also a licensed Certified Public Accountant in Massachusetts.