Sunil Rajaraman is Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Scripted.com. Sunil toiled around at large companies such as Lockheed Martin, Applied Materials, and Navigant Consulting before making the leap into entrepreneurship. Sunil handles Scripted's inbound marketing efforts and business development. He is an avid writer himself and has written for Techcrunch, Forbes, Gigaom, and Fast Company. Sunil enjoys Belgian beers at La Trappe, his favorite San Francisco watering hole.
Ryan Buckley is Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer of Scripted.com. Ryan holds an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management and an MPP from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. Still and always a Cal Bear, Ryan graduated from UC Berkeley with degrees in Economics and Environmental Sciences. He likes to dabble in PHP, Python, Rails, Quickbooks, and whatever else he needs to know to help run Scripted.
Shellie Citron is Vice President of Accounts at Scripted.com. She has a BA in Literature from NYU. In addition to her experience as a freelance writer and editor, Shellie has over eight years of project management experience in everything from film production to healthcare. She moonlights as an independent filmmaker.
Jake Kring is Head of Product at Scripted.com. When he is not baking pizza or brewing beer in his Oakland apartment, he is building beautiful applications in one of the many programming languages he has come to know. In a past life, he directed an outdoor leadership program for sixteen-year-olds, which was a convenient excuse for him to spend his summers in the Pacific Northwest's Olympic Rainforest with a pack of awesome teenagers.
Josh Tobias is a Senior Account Manager at Scripted.com. He has worked with writers to make anything from textbooks to video games. In his free time he enjoys moonlit walks on the beach, playing the piano, and seeing musicals about Batman.
Eric MacColl is the Senior Digital Marketing Manager at Scripted.com. Eric has a B.A. from Claremont McKenna College where he played varsity tennis and studied Economics and Psychology. While Eric enjoys all aspects of marketing and business development, he comes from a digital marketing background from his time at iProspect. When not promoting Scripted's writers, Eric enjoys surfing, playing music, and traveling.
Tasia Potasinski is an Account Manager at Scripted.com. She graduated with a B.A. in English from the University of Virginia, where she ran Division I Track. She has previous experience developing e-books and working on a print publication in Charlottesville. She enjoys reading, eating, and running in her free time.
Murad Salahi is a Senior Engineer for Scripted.com. He graduated with a B.A. in Computer Science from Carleton College and worked for GE Healthcare. He loves programming in Python and solving machine learning problems. In his free time, he consumes copious amounts of TV, draws, and plays music.
Michael Groeneman is a Senior Engineer for Scripted.com. He graduated with a B.A. in Computer Science from Carleton College. Michael enjoys programming in Python and Ruby, and thinking about ways to keep Scripted's product team running like a well-oiled machine. Out of the office, Michael enjoys hiking and biking around the Bay Area, and playing ultimate in Golden Gate Park.
Sam Arnold is an Account Executive at Scripted.com. He graduated with a B.A. from the University of Alabama, where he studied Economics and Philosophy. Sam has experience in manufacturing, fine dining, property leasing, retail sales, and business development. At work, he enjoys speaking with current and future customers, researching win-win opportunities for Scripted, and growing businesses. In his free time, Sam enjoys reading, gaming, and exploring his new city.
Kati Voluntine is the Operations Manager at Scripted. She has spent much of her career working in the arts as a professional Stage Manager, and most recently as the Events and Guest Services Manager at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. A Bay Area native and self-described theater nerd, Kati spends her free time consuming as much art as she can get her hands on - plays, music, stand-up comedy, and movies. She is thrilled to be a part of the Scripted team!
Matt Cameron is Vice President of Sales at Scripted. He hails from New Zealand; home to hobbits and maori warriors. Matt has previously led customer success focused sales organizations at Salesforce.com and Yammer. In his free time he is looking for 'enriching experiences,' which leads him to try anything from bungee jumping to acrobatic yoga!
Eric Windell is an Account Manager at Scripted.com. He graduated from the University of California, Santa Cruz with a B.A. in Psychology. As an undergraduate he became a published co-author in two academic journals. His eye for detail and analytical skills aided him while he assisted in the world of anti-trust litigation, which he came from to join Scripted.com. He enjoys catching foreign films, wandering the city's galleries, watching the fog roll in and reading as much as he can in his spare time.
Chris Merrick is the Sales Development Representative at Scripted.com. He is a Bay Area native that hails from San Mateo, and currently lives in San Francisco's historic Tenderloin district. He enjoys football, Pho, and Breaking Bad. In his spare time Chris enjoys going to the gym, stand-up comedy (as an audience member), and hanging out with his girlfriend. Chris couldn't be more excited to bring experience and a high level of energy to the sales team here at Scripted!
Melissa Zeidler is the Enterprise Sales Representative at Scripted.com. Born and raised in the Bay Area, Melissa graduated from USF with a B.A. in Media Studies. In her free time she loves to travel, support her local sports teams (go Giants and 49ers!), practice yoga, and really any opportunity she can find to be active in the sun!
Boris Vassilev is the Data Scientist at Scripted.com. Originally from Bulgaria, he graduated with a B.A. in Physics and Creative Writing from Columbia University. Coming to Scripted from the exciting world of high-energy physics, with a small detour in finance, he spends his time looking at endless streams of numbers that mean things. Outside of Scripted offices, Boris enjoys rock climbing, writing stories halfway, and exceptionally irresponsible last-minute travel.
Sarah Hadley is an Engineer for Scripted. She graduated with a B.A. in Linguistics from the University of Texas. Before turning to web development, Sarah spent several years as a writer/editor, and she loves that her work at Scripted helps connect writers with businesses. In her free time, you can find her neologizing, working on a handmade project, or reading Lewis Carroll.
Nicole Karlis is the Content Manager at Scripted. She graduated from the University of Iowa with a B.A. in Journalism and Spanish. Born and raised in Chicago, landing in SF by way of New York City, Nicole has spent the last couple years interviewing celebrities and writing about a variety of topics including entertainment, fashion and women's health. When she's not thinking of story ideas, writing or lost in a good book, you can find her running by the water or at the yoga studio.
Josh Mallory is a Senior Accounts Manager at Scripted.com. He graduated with B.A.s in English and Public Relations from the University of Alabama, where he wrote for the Crimson White, hosted a country music themed radio show and was on staff at the Marr's Field Journal. He spent five years in New York working in publishing, which he left to head west to San Francisco and Scripted. When not working, Josh enjoys artsy films, hiking, college football and pretending to finally start that novel.
Kate Garklavs is the Editorial Analyst at Scripted.com. She has a B.A. in Creative Writing from Knox College and an MFA in Fiction Writing from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She has prior experience developing online coursework and completing various writing-related freelance projects. When she's not writing, she's most likely reading, biking, or tracking down additions for her taxidermy collection.
Alex Kurth is the Sales Development Representative at Scripted.com. He hails from the greater New York area and currently lives in the Lower Nob Hill district of San Francisco. Alex graduated with a B.A in Government from Dartmouth College where he played Varsity Squash. Alex is excited to bring an east coast personality to Scripted and his hobbies include golf, cycling, and exploring California’s endless opportunities to be outdoors.
Brian D. Smith is a Senior Engineer for Scripted.com. Brian studied Mechanical Engineering at Old Dominion University, has previously worked at Wildfire by Google, Dominion Enterprises, Northrop Grumman, and operated a pressurized-water nuclear reactor. Brian has coached and mentored hundreds of kids through sports and is currently a volunteer coach with Palo Alto Little League. He likes bird watching, mobile phone photography, data science, human rights, baseball, biking, chili peppers, craft beer, and warm sunny weather.