Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board
Jonathan Oringer has served as our Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board since founding the Company in 2003. Prior to founding Shutterstock, Mr. Oringer served as a director of several private companies. Mr. Oringer holds a B.S. in computer science and mathematics from State University of New York at Stony Brook and an M.S. in computer science from Columbia University.
Chief Financial Officer
Steven Berns has served as our Chief Operating Officer since March 2017 and our Chief Financial Officer since September 2015. Mr. Berns previously served as a member of our Board of Directors from March 2012 to August 2015. Mr. Berns has nearly 30 years’ experience in global financial management, acquisitions, and business operations, including serving as Chief Financial Officer at the Tribune Media Company, a television and digital media company, from June 2013 to September 2015, and Revlon, Inc., a worldwide cosmetic and beauty products company, from February 2010 to June 2013. Mr. Berns is a Certified Public Accountant and received a B.S. from Lehigh University and an M.B.A from the Stern School of Business at New York University.
Chief Technology Officer
Martin Brodbeck has served as our Chief Technology Officer since January 2017. Prior to joining Shutterstock, Mr. Brodbeck served as Chief Technology Officer at Sterling Infosystems, Inc., doing business as Sterling Talent Solutions, a provider of employment screening and background check services from July 2014 to August 2016. Prior to this, Mr. Brodbeck served as Chief Technology Officer of Pearson Plc, a multinational publishing and education company from January 2012 to April 2014 and Chief Technology Officer of Diageo Plc, a leading alcohol beverage company from September 2009 to January 2012. Mr. Brodbeck received a B.A. from the University of Richmond and a M.S. in Information Systems from the Stevens Institute of Technology.
Chief Marketing Officer
Jeffrey Weiser has served as our Chief Marketing Officer since June 2016. Prior to joining Shutterstock, from October 2010 through June 2016, Mr. Weiser held multiple senior level positions with Beachbody LLC (creators of P90X and Shakeology), advancing to the position of Senior Vice President, Strategic Analysis, Database Marketing and Online Acquisition. Prior to Beachbody, Mr. Weiser held Strategy and Analytics roles at SGN (Social Gaming Network), MySpace and Yahoo! Mr. Weiser received a B.A. in English from Yale University and an M.B.A from Columbia Business School.
Chief Accounting Officer
Steven Ciardiello has served as our Chief Accounting Officer since December 2016. Prior to joining Shutterstock, Mr. Ciardiello served as Head of Accounting at WeWork Companies, Inc., a leading provider of shared workspace, from November 2015 to November 2016. Prior to WeWork, Mr. Ciardiello served as Vice President – Finance at AmTrust Financial Services, Inc., a multinational provider of specialty property and casualty insurance products, from September 2014 to November 2015, and served in multiple capacities at Tower Group International, Ltd., a property and casualty insurance provider, from July 2010 to September 2014, advancing to Managing Vice President – Chief Accounting Officer. Mr. Ciardiello also worked in public accounting with Deloitte & Touche LLP and PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP for nearly 15 years. Mr. Ciardiello is a Certified Public Accountant and earned a B.A. in economics from the University of Illinois.