salonpulse team / advisors

President, CEO

Business Strategy and Technology Development BS/MS Computer Science with Distinctions from Worcester Polytechnic Institute 8+ years of experience building enterprise technology solution for companies including VistaPrint, LBi, and EMC, and AmericansElect


Back End Development and Architecture BS Computer Science with High Distinctions from Worcester Polytechnic Institute 10+ years of enterprise in software development and technology consulting for clients including Finmeccanica and United Home Experts

UX and Visual Design

MA Design from Moscow State University of Printing Arts 20+ years of experience in brand identity, web, and print design solutions for high profile clients including Old Mutual Asset Managers and Safety Insurance

Front End Developer

Talented front-end and mobile developer fluent in HTML5 and CSS, JavaScript and mobile best practices. Expert implementing the latest and greatest technologies to meet the ever-changing needs of the web.

Joshua S.



  • Former Chief Technology and Operations Officer of E*TRADE Financial
  • Founder and partner of Kita Capital Management, LLC
  • Board member of FreshDirect
  • Board member of the non-profits, NPower.organd The Metropolitan Opera



Brand and Marketing

  • Independent consultant advising executive teams and entrepreneurs
  • Previous Chief Executive Officer at global digital agency LBi, leading the US growth strategy
  • Client Partner at AKQA in London, leading the agency's retail practice



Hair Industry

  • Owner of Paul Labrecque – a celebrity hair salon
  • Head of business and operations of 3 world class salons anda high-end haircare product line
  • Manages over 250 employees
  • 20+ years of experience in the salon industry



Digital Solutions

  • Global CTO of DigitasLBi
  • 16 years of technical implementation, architecture and strategic planning experience
  • Senior positions at AT&T Labs
  • Played an instrumental role in a string of telecom startups