R. Aaron Warnock Ph.D established product planning and lifecycle management as G5’s initial Director of Product Mangement and is currently Chief Scientist, actively collaborating on R&D and Strategy. Previously he held director roles in product and business development at Coremetrics, Inc. (now a part of IBM Enterprise Marketing Management) leading the creation of digital marketing applications and partner technology solutions. Prior to Coremetrics, Aaron has been active in both high tech and biotech ventures, chiefly in strategic product development and marketing. Aaron's fascination with behavioral analysis originates from his previous career in biomedical research. Aaron holds a SB (Biology) from MIT, a Ph.D (Immunology) from Stanford, and has authored numerous articles.
Amanda has more than 10 years experience in spearheading marketing programs that drive results. She began her career at Kimco Staffing Services in Orange County, California, where she managed the communications program and supported the sales team across 25 branch offices as Marketing Communications Manager. In 2003, Amanda transferred to the agency side and worked at both B2B and retail agencies on strategic accounts, supervising client service strategies, managing junior account staff and spearheading results-driven client marketing programs. As the Marketing Programs Director at G5, Amanda spearheads the development and execution of demand generation strategies. She received her BA in English from Vanguard University.
Amy Foster Trenz
Amy is responsible for all marketing activities including business and market development, market research and planning as well as promotion and advertising strategy. Previously, she worked as a Vice President/Account Director at Frankel & Company (Arc Worldwide, San Francisco) where she led account teams for clients including Visa, Nestle, and Del Monte Foods. She also worked as Marketing Services Director at Sutter Home Winery (St. Helena, CA) and Promotion Manager at Del Monte Foods (San Francisco). Amy received her BFA in Communications from Southern Methodist University. She is married with two sons, has trekked and climbed mountains in Africa, Asia, North and South America, and is often spotted running the trails of Central Oregon.
Dan Hobin, CEO and Co-Founder of G5, the leading provider of multifamily local marketing solutions for the multifamily industry, is responsible for overseeing overall strategic direction, planning and execution for the company. He has more than 20 years experience building high growth technology companies. Prior to his current position, he was the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of SmashCast, Inc., a Web-based digital publishing company. Hobin also held key sales and marketing roles at both Beyond.com and its spinoff, CyberSource Corporation. He is on the advisory board for OSU Cascades and a co-founder of Bend Venture Conference, the major regional event connecting seed and early stage companies with investment opportunities. He received his B.A. in Asian Studies from the University of California at Santa Barbara with a focus on Japanese Business and is a graduate of the Shibusawa International School in Fukaya, Japan.
Dave is the Director of Online Strategy & Performance at G5 and leads the teams that drive our clients online presence and performance with particular emphasis on SEO & SEM. Prior to joining G5 Dave spent the last 15 years working at several companies including Verizon, where he created their first database marketing programs and the first online marketing programs. Over the last 10 years Dave has worked in various startups like Qualys, Covad Communications (now Megapath Networks) and You Send It. During this time he has driven performance for B2B and B2C businesses through award winning SEM campaigns ( IAB Search Campaign of the Year 2006), SEO, social media, email marketing, lead management and database /lifecycle marketing. Dave holds a BA in Finance from Boston College and an MBA from the University of Southern California.
Dustin Driver has worked as a professional writer for more than a decade. He has written for Apple, FileMaker, Digidesign, Avid, Red Hat, Logitech and many more. He now rules over all G5 marketing materials as Marketing Content Manager.
A wealthy industrialist by day, Sarah patrols the streets at night fighting crime and protecting innocents.... Oh wait, no, that's Batman. Actually, Sarah Douglas is a Senior SEO Strategist at G5, where she routinely patrols the internet to research Search Engine Optimization. She is responsible for SEO research, testing, training and best practice development. Her informal roles at G5 include active participation in several committees and teams, including the Fun Committee, Corporate Giving Committee, and the G5 Culture Club. Prior to joining in the fun at G5, Sarah spent several years in environmental science as an Aquatic Toxicologist. Her laboratory experience allows her to bring both a scientific approach to SEO, and also spontaneous discussions about Biology to anyone who will stand still long enough to listen. A self-proclaimed computer nerd since childhood, she has pursued web development and SEO since way back when floppy disks were standard and 56k dial up was fast. Follow her on Twitter @sb_douglas.