Jonathan Oringer
Executive Chairman of the Board
Jonathan Oringer has served as our Executive Chairman of the Board since April 2020. Prior to assuming the role of Executive Chairman, Mr. Oringer served as Chief Executive Officer since the founding the Company in 2003. Prior to founding Shutterstock, Mr. Oringer served as a director of several private companies. Mr. Oringer has served on the Columbia Engineering Board of Visitors since 2019. 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.
Deirdre M. Bigley
Deirdre Bigley has served as a member of our Board since May 2016. Ms. Bigley was with Bloomberg, L.P., a global business and financial information and news leader, joining in 2009 and serving as the Chief Marketing Officer from 2013 to 2021. Prior to joining Bloomberg, L.P., Ms. Bigley spent thirteen years at International Business Machines Corporation (IBM), serving in several capacities, including Vice President of Worldwide Advertising and Interactive, and Vice President of Worldwide Brand. Ms. Bigley serves on the Boards of:, a cloud-based development platform, since November 2017; Sportradar, a sports betting and sports entertainment company, since April, 2021; and Taboola, an advertising company that powers recommendations for the open web, since April 2021. Ms. Bigley holds a B.A. in English from West Chester University.
Thomas R. Evans
Thomas R. Evans has served as a member of our Board since March 2012. From January 2014 through December 2015, Mr. Evans served as Advisor to the Board of Bankrate, Inc., a leading aggregator of financial rate information, and from March 2004 until December 2013, when he retired, Mr. Evans served as its President and Chief Executive Officer and a director. Mr. Evans served as a director of Millennial Media, Inc., a public mobile marketplace company, from 2014 to November 2015 and as a director of Future Fuel Corp., a public chemical manufacturing company, from 2005 until September 2015. Mr. Evans served as a director of Angie's List, Inc., an online platform that connects home service professionals to customers, from February 2016 to September 2017, including serving as its Chairman of the Board from October 2016 through September 2017, until it was merged with the HomeAdvisor business of IAC/InterActiveCorp. Mr. Evans currently serves as a director of ANGI Homeservices Inc. and serves as a member of its Audit Committee and Chairman of its Compensation Committee. From February 2021 to 2023, Mr. Evans also served as a director of G Squared Ascend I Inc., a special purpose acquisition company, and served as a member of its Audit, Compensation and Nominating and Corporate Governance Committees. Mr. Evans holds a B.S. in business administration from Arizona State University.

Qualification/Skills/Attributes: Breadth of business experience, particularly as a senior executive in internet and media industries, and service on the board of directors of public companies, provides valuable insight into operational strategy and execution.
Paul Hennessy
Paul J. Hennessy has served as our Chief Executive Officer since July 2022 and as a member of our Board since April 2015. From June 2016 to May 2022, Mr. Hennessy served as Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors of Vroom, Inc., an online pre-owned car retailer. Prior to joining Vroom, from April 2015 through June 2016, Mr. Hennessy served as Chief Executive Officer of, a provider of online travel and travel related reservation and search services. From November 2011 to March 2015, Mr. Hennessy served as Chief Marketing Officer of, an online booking accommodations provider. From July 2006 to October 2011, Mr. Hennessy was Chief Distribution Officer of Mr. Hennessy holds a B.S. in marketing management from Dominican College and an M.B.A. from Long Island University.

Qualification/Skills/Attributes: Extensive global marketing and management experience as well as domestic and international start-up experience, particularly as a senior executive with online marketing experience in the internet and travel industries.
Rachna Bhasin
Rachna Bhasin has served as a member of our Board since August 2019. Ms. Bhasin is the Founder/CEO of EQ Partners, a strategic advisory, consulting and investment company serving early-stage companies in the areas of technology and media. Ms. Bhasin was Chief Business Officer of Magic Leap, Inc., a spatial computing company, from October 2015 through January 2019 and prior to that, served as SVP, Corporate Strategy and Business Development at SiriusXM Radio, Inc. from November 2010 through October 2015.

Ms. Bhasin also held positions at Dell, Inc., where she led the company’s consumer strategic partnership and personalization, and at EMI Music North America as Vice President of Business Development. Since March 2016, Ms. Bhasin has served as an Independent Director for Ryman Hospitality Properties (NYSE: RHP), a hotel, resort, entertainment and media company, where she serves on both the Human Resources and the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committees. Since August 2021, she has served as an Independent Director for PropertyGuru (NYSE: PGRU), a South East Asian Property Platform, where she serves on the Audit Committee. She is also a member of the Board of Directors of Audiomack, a private company providing a music streaming and audio distribution platform and for Newlab, who helps to commercialize and scale the critical technologies needed to decarbonize the economy. She is also a Senior Advisor to Alignment Growth, a fund that invests gloablly in growth-stage companies across media, entertainment and gaming. Ms. Bhasin holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Administration with Honors from the Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

Qualification/Skills/Attributes: Extensive senior leadership experience in the technology and media industries, specifically driving corporate and business development initiatives and significant technical expertise and experience in innovation. Valuable insight into evaluation and execution of strategic, business and operational initiatives.
Alfonse Upshaw
Alfonse Upshaw has served as a member of our Board since December 2020. Mr. Upshaw is Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Northern California Market for Kaiser Foundation Health Plans and Hospitals (Kaiser Permanente). Mr. Upshaw also served as Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller & Chief Accounting Officer for Kaiser Permanente until January 2022. Previously, Mr. Upshaw was an audit partner with Deloitte where he served Fortune 500 public as well as high growth private clients in a variety of industries. Mr. Upshaw has served on not-for-profit boards and several advisory committees including the Black Directors Health Equity Agenda, Inc., Kennedy-King Memorial Scholarship Foundation, the UC Berkeley Center for Financial Reporting and Management, and the American Heart Association Research Roundtable. Mr. Upshaw holds a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of California, Berkeley. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and a lifetime member of the National Association of Black Accountants, Inc.