Meet the Staff Day

collageIn honor of our 15th anniversary, we’re celebrating Meet the Staff Day on October 22nd.

Take some time to get to know the people behind


Sue ChenSue X. Chen

Sue X. Chen, content merchandising assistant, enjoys long romantic walks to the fridge.

She loves spending time with her two handsome dogs, and finding new places to eat around Austin.

Jesse ClarkJesse Clark

My name is Jesse Clark and I am an Online Marketing Manager in the Digital Marketing department of L.L.C.  I manage all of our off-site direct sales on online marketplaces such as Amazon, eBay, and Rakuten.  I also manage all aspects of our Comparison Shopping Engine program.

In my off time, I enjoy water-based activities and cavorting around my property with various animals that I own.

Olja Dilas Olja Dilas

Hi I’m some sort of nomadic polyglot / world traveler- born in Ex Yu lived all around EU and Israel. In US for number of years now, moved from Chicago to DC to Austin.

Digital Marketer by day. Political nerd / social researcher by night. Inquisitive mind, creative soul.

Sarah FarrarSarah Farrar

Been at for 8 years. I love musical theater, reading, watching movies and reading (yes, putting it in twice was intentional!). I have two boys and spend a lot of my free time playing chauffeur to them and their friends. I could never live in a world in which coffee did not exist.

Jessica GillespieJessica Gillespie

Jessica recently moved to Colorado, but she still loves to watch Longhorn Football! She is also very passionate about cooking, and couldn’t live without her camera. When she’s not working to optimize your site experience, Jessica enjoys traveling and sampling microbreweries with her husband, Bill.

Rodrigo GonzalezRodrigo Gonzalez

I’m the Social Media Associate for, and I’m close to celebrating my first Austin-versary.

When I’m not on Facebook, I’m rooting for the Baylor Bears, searching for the best Mexican food in the city, or planning a trip to the beach – any beach.

Christi GraybillChristi Graybill

My name is Christi Graybill. I am the VP of, Operations. I was raised in Austin, TX by one of the original Austin Hippies. I am mother to two children, Sam and Jake, wife to one, Randy, and pet parent to one dog, Gunner. I love to meditate and spend time under the stars!

Emily GudemanEmily Gudeman

Joined the dotcom adventure in 2000 while living in SF and never looked back.

East coast raised world traveler. Epicurious. Optimistic ringleader with mischievous tendencies ;)

Raina Harris
Raina Harris

I have been with for a little more than 2 years and manage our training program, including training all customer service agents. I also work on product issues, corporate customer service, and many other projects. I play piano, sing, enjoy container gardening, and really love having a very active life.

Paul Hoffman
Paul Hoffman

Don’t forget to meet our boss too. Click here for the interview.


Marcia Oakes

Marcia Oakes

Marcia has been with for two years. She manages our promotions and the email marketing program.

When away from work, Marcia likes to spend time with her family, shopping with her daughter, and volunteer work with teenagers.

Jessica MaierJessica Maier

I am the Merchandising Director, overseeing all aspects of merchandising, category taxonomy, and product content. What do I enjoy most about working here? We have an incredible staff, dedicated to quality.

When I’m not at work, I enjoy paddle boarding, riding my motorcycle, and spending time with friends and family.

Neil SarverNeil Sarver

Neil is our Channel Sales Lead and has been with the company since 2009. He works with our third party customers, as well as working on our Custom Calendars. When Neil isn’t in the office, he loves spending time with his wife and son. They enjoy watching movies, and Neil dabbles in moviemaking. He maintains a movie blog and hopes to find the time to get back to writing.

Megan SilerMegan Siler

I have been with for over 2 years, working with our affiliates even though no one knows what that means. I grew up in New Jersey, went to college at West Virginia University, and moved to Austin, Texas in 2012.

Things I love: cheeseburgers, queso, music, whiskey, and watching the Longhorns and Dallas Cowboys lose.

Misty Smith
Misty Smith

My name is Misty and I am the Assistant Manager of Customer Service and Operations. I collect owls so any calendar or product with owls on it is on my desk!

When I’m not working, I really enjoy reading.

Shelby WalkerShelby Walker

Shelby is in charge of gathering content from our vendors and getting it all on the site and runs our onsite search so that relevant products come up when you use our search bar.

When Shelby isn’t at the office, you’ll find her outside kayaking, camping, hiking, biking, or just reading in one of Austin’s beautiful parks.

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