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Deliver Engaging Content to Consumers Globally

Prodege empowers our partners by gathering insights, generating audience feedback, and driving loyalty through online engagement across multiple consumer facing brands.

Our Story

Prodege, LLC an internet and media company is comprised of leading consumer engagement platforms: Swagbucks, MyPoints, ShopAtHome, InboxDollars, CouponCause, and Upromise which deliver engaging content to more than 120 million members.

At Prodege, we “Create Rewarding Moments” for our consumers and partners alike. We help brands boost engagement with consumers. We make it easy to gather insights, listen to their audience, and gain further exposure to drive brand loyalty through a variety of channels including shopping, discovery, video, surveys, search, and games.

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Our Leadership

We are a team of experts, business leaders, ground movers and risk takers. But most importantly, we are a team brought together by the desire to make consumer influence better.
Employee

Chuck Davis brings more than 20 years of e-commerce experience to his position as CEO & Chairman of Prodege, LLC, comprised of leading consumer brands — Swagbucks, MyPoints, ShopAtHome, InboxDollars, MyGiftCardsPlus, CouponCause, and Upromise which has awarded over $1.7 billion to its members. As prior CEO & Chairman of Fandango and CEO of Shopzilla.com, Davis successfully guided both brands to major market sales to Comcast Corporation and E.W. Scripps Co., respectively. Previously, Mr. Davis launched The Walt Disney Company's e-commerce efforts and had earlier publishing stints at News Corporation's TV Guide and Time Inc.'s Sports Illustrated. Mr. Davis is a venture partner with TCV and additionally serves as a director at wireless company Boingo Wireless, Inc (NASDAQ: WIFI). Previously, Mr. Davis served as a trustee for Brown University's Corporation, was elected as the international chairman of The Young President's Organization (YPO), and served for many years as an entrepreneur-in-residence at Harvard Business School.

Chuck Davis

CEO & Chairman

Employee

A veteran, passionate entrepreneur, Josef Gorowitz is the President and Founder of Prodege, LLC, comprised of leading consumer brands — Swagbucks, MyPoints, ShopAtHome, InboxDollars, MyGiftCardsPlus, CouponCause, and Upromise which has awarded over $1.7 billion to its members. Prodege's complementary suite of business solutions helps brands boost engagement with consumers by making it easy to gather insights, listen to their audience, and gain further exposure to drive brand loyalty. Allowing partners to market to who matters. Recognized as Ernst & Young's 2014 Entrepreneur of the Year for Los Angeles, Mr. Gorowitz established Prodege, LLC in 2005.

Josef Gorowitz

Founder & President

Employee

As Prodege, LLC's Chief Financial Officer, Brad Kates oversees all financial functions of the company, including financial reporting and accounting, human resources, administration, and overall day-to-day business operations. Previously, Mr. Kates was the CFO of Shopzilla/BizRate, where he led the sales processes to The E.W. Scripps Company and subsequently to Symphony Technology Group.

Brad Kates

Chief Financial
Officer

Employee

Stacey Olliff serves as Prodege, LLC's Senior Vice President of Business & Legal Affairs, overseeing all legal and business development activities. Mr. Olliff has worked with the company's Chairman & CEO Chuck Davis for over two decades and brings extensive expertise as a senior legal counsel with experience in business development and strategic planning, having served in similar roles at Fandango 2006 – 2014 and Shopzilla/BizRate 2000 – 2006. He handled the legal work for the successful sales of those businesses to Comcast Corporation and The E.W. Scripps Co., respectively. Previously, Mr. Olliff was a partner at the Beverly Hills-based corporate law firm of Ervin, Cohen & Jessup LLP for 20 years, and prior to that an associate attorney at Morrison & Foerster.

Stacey Olliff

SVP, Business &
Legal Affairs

Employee

David Weinrot serves as the Chief Operating Officer of Prodege, LLC, parent company of the web's leading rewards platform, Swagbucks.com which has awarded well over $400 million to its members. He manages the marketing strategy, operations, and promotion functions for Prodege's consumer and trade-facing brands. Prior to joining Prodege, Mr. Weinrot was the Chief Marketing Officer and Divisional President for Shopzilla/BizRate where, over the course of his 14-year tenure, he managed the operational and business management oversight for the company's marketing, product management, sales, and operations functions.

David Weinrot

Chief Operating
Officer

Employee

Mendy Orimland serves as Chief Revenue Officer at Prodege, LLC, overseeing all new business and partner development opportunities across the organization. In 2009, he pioneered ProdegeMR, an award-winning industry leader in market research and sampling which has grown to deliver over 50 million completed surveys globally in 2019. Mr. Orimland has also been instrumental in building the marketing solutions suite of offerings which now includes the path to purchase and full omni-channel shopper capabilities. All of these exciting products and business developments have offered our partners access to millions of engaged people around the world.

Mendy Orimland

Chief Revenue
Officer

Employee

As Prodege, LLC's Chief Technology Officer, Shane O'Neill oversees all technology strategy and operations for the company, as well as compliance and customer service functions. A veteran technology strategist and leader with more than 15 years' experience, Mr. O'Neill previously served as CTO of Accretive Labs 2011 – 2013, Fandango 2006 – 2011, and Synapse Group (a Time Warner company) 1999 – 2006.

Shane O’Neill

Chief Technology
Officer

Employee

Irma Mena serves as Senior Vice President of Human Resources for Prodege, LLC, overseeing all administrative, personnel, benefits, and interdepartmental communications functions for the company. Previously, Ms. Mena served as Director of Human Resources for Shopzilla for more than 8 years and held HR management positions at Paymybills.com and Ticketmaster Online/ CitySearch.

Irma Mena

SVP, Human Resources

Employee

Lonna Rimestad serves as Senior Vice President of Finance & Accounting at Prodege, LLC, where she oversees all finance & accounting operations of the business. Prior to joining Prodege, LLC, Ms. Rimestad was SVP of Finance at Nasty Gal, a start-up apparel company located in Los Angeles, where she oversaw the finance, accounting, inventory planning, legal and HR teams. Previously, Ms. Rimestad served as SVP of Finance & Accounting at Shopzilla/BizRate, having joined the company as Controller in 2002.

Lonna Rimestad

SVP, Finance & Accounting

Employee

As Prodege, LLC's Chief Content Officer, Joe DeTuno is responsible for leading the company's efforts on unlocking and scaling innovation for video and content advertising opportunities. Prior to joining Prodege, LLC, Mr. DeTuno was the Chief Product Officer at GoPoint, where he led mobile and desktop product and development strategy for clients including FunnelBrain and 20th Century Fox. Previous to that role, Joe served as SVP Product Management for Move, Inc. and VP Product Strategic Planning for Bank of America.

Joe DeTuno

Chief Content Officer

Employee

Daniell Ross serves as Senior Vice President of Product Management for Prodege, LLC where he is responsible for overall product strategy and development. The product management team strives to keep consumer experience at the forefront across desktop & mobile. Prior to joining Prodege, Mr. Ross was head of product at uSamp where he delivered innovative market research products for over 5 years. He has held senior-level product management research positions at MySpace, Greenfield Online, goZing & continues to bring best-in-class product experiences for Prodege.

Daniel Ross

SVP, Product and Technology

Employee

Jessica Batty serves as Vice President of Marketing & Corporate Communications at Prodege, LLC, where she oversees all marketing activities for our suite of business solutions, which allow advertisers and partners to reach, influence, and acquire consumers online and on-the-go. Prior to joining Prodege, LLC, Ms. Batty was Director of Marketing at Taboola where she was responsible for executing marketing and branding strategies to increase awareness and recognition in North America, Latin America, and Europe. Previous to that role, Jessica has held senior marketing positions at Salesforce and Thomson Reuters in NYC.

Jessica Batty

VP, Marketing & Corporate Communications

Employee

André Leb serves as Senior Vice President, International Markets at Prodege, overseeing the launch and growth of our member base outside of the US and managing a global sales and marketing team spanning from North America to Europe. Under Mr. Leb’s strategic direction and acumen, the organization has scaled to house over millions of members in more than 150+ countries worldwide while servicing clients like Amazon, Walmart, and Kantar with our suite of marketing solutions. Previously, Mr. Leb successfully built distribution channels for companies like PriceGrabber.com (acquired by Experian) and introduced new products using his strong operational expertise acquired over 20 years in online marketing, e-commerce, and digital advertising.

André Leb

SVP, International Markets

Employee

Daren Cotter serves as Founder & General Manager, InboxDollars at Prodege, LLC, overseeing all business operations and partner development opportunities across the InboxDollars consumer brand. While in college, Daren turned the idea of rewarding consumers for online activities into a profitable reality when starting InboxDollars in 2000. He enthusiastically bootstrapped a dorm room hobby company into an International marketing company with annual revenues over $25 million leading to an acquisition in 2019 by Prodege. In addition, Mr. Cotter is an active investor, mentor, and advisor in the MN start-up community, where he resides. Daren Cotter, Founder & General Manager, InboxDollars.

Daren Cotter

Founder & GM, InboxDollars

Employee

Kristie Leach serves as Vice President of Customer Success & Operations for Prodege, LLC, comprised of leading consumer brands — Swagbucks, MyPoints, ShopAtHome, InboxDollars, MyGiftCardsPlus, CouponCause, and Upromise which has awarded over $1.7 billion to its members. Since joining the company in 2009, Ms. Leach has pioneered Prodege's overall customer service strategy and established one of the most responsive and engaged CS platforms serving more than 120 million members globally.

Kristie Leach

VP, Customer Success & Operations

Employee

Chuck Davis

CEO & Chairman

Employee

Josef Gorowitz

Founder & President

Employee

Brad Kates

Chief Financial
Officer

Employee

Stacey Olliff

SVP, Business &
Legal Affairs

Employee

David Weinrot

Chief Operating
Officer

Employee

Mendy Orimland

Chief Revenue
Officer

Employee

Shane O’Neill

Chief Technology
Officer

Employee

Irma Mena

SVP, Human Resources

Employee

Lonna Rimestad

SVP, Finance & Accounting

Employee

Joe DeTuno

Chief Content Officer

Employee

Daniel Ross

SVP, Product and Technology

Employee

Jessica Batty

VP, Marketing & Corporate Communications

Employee

André Leb

SVP, International Markets

Employee

Daren Cotter

Founder & GM, InboxDollars

Employee

Kristie Leach

VP, Customer Success & Operations

Board of Directors

Director

Chuck Davis

CEO & Chairman

Director

Josef Gorowitz

Founder & President

Director

Jay Hoag

Founding General Partner, Technology Crossover Ventures

Director

Julie Schoenfeld

CEO, Strobe Inc

Our Awards

Prodege has been honored to receive several awards over the last 10 years, highlighting our culture, our employees and our leadership. Take a look through our achievements:

GRIT Top 50 Emerging Player

100 Best Places to Work in LA

Entrepreneur of
the Year
Josef Gorowitz

Fastest Growing Private Companies

Entrepreneur of
the Year
Chuck Davis

Career Launching Companies

Top 50 Executives Award
Josef Gorowitz

Hall of Fame Nominee
Chuck Davis

CIO of the Year
Shane O’Neill [Finalist]

CFO of the Year
Brad Kates

Best New
Publisher

Top 100 Tech Companies

Fastest Growing Companies

Fastest Growing Private Companies

Best Places
to Work

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