Before coming to Jane, Taleeb co-founded Casaza, an online marketplace for home maintenance and design. He also previously served as Chief Growth Officer of Farfetch, the world’s leading marketplace for luxury fashion, and Vice President of Global Business Development at HomeAway.com. Taleeb was named as one of Business in Vancouver’s Top Forty under 40 in 2011 for his innovation and strong strategic leadership in the business community.
In 2016, Taleeb was named Business Development Executive of the Year at the annual Stevie Awards. Taleeb serves on the Board of Directors of Kiwi Collection and TheRawOffice and also serves the broader community as a volunteer and thought leader. Taleeb was appointed Director of the Canadian Air Transport Safety Authority (CATSA), and also serves on as a Governor of The Confederation Centre for the Arts in Charlottetown, PEI.
For his service to the community, Taleeb has been honoured with the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal, the Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers, and the Governor General’s Caring Canadian Award.
Ryan joined Jane in 2012, and first led the technical teams as CTO for 5+ years. In January 2018, Ryan became CEO, overseeing all areas of the business, until eventually moving into the role of President, after recruiting Taleeb as CEO in late 2019.
Prior to Jane, Ryan was a Software Engineer for 12 years, beginning with writing programs for Palm Pilots at the age of 18. Leading up to Jane, Ryan was Development Manager at NetSteps, managing much of their custom e-commerce platform and Engineering teams as the company grew from 3 to 90 employees.
His experience with e-commerce, and ability to drive business value through technology and leadership, is what allowed him to successfully contribute to Jane's tremendous growth. Outside of work, Ryan and his wife, Ashley, are raising four sons and enjoy anything outdoors in Utah.
An experienced data executive with a demonstrated history of working in a wide range of industries, Sam is Vice President of Data & Analytics at Jane. Sam specializes in developing and implementing enterprise analytics and data management strategies. Before coming to Jane, he spent almost 20 years in various data leadership roles, most recently serving as Head of Business Solutions at IBM for their Data and AI portfolio. Sam has been a noted speaker at Gartner’s Data and Analytics Summit, IBM THINK and TDWI and is a past guest lecturer at universities in the US and Canada. Sam received a Bachelors of Mathematics in Actuarial Science from the University of Waterloo and a Masters certificate in Information Systems Management from the University of Liverpool. Outside the office, Sam can be found on the baseball field where he’s been a travel (rep) baseball coach for the past seven seasons.
Maria is a seasoned brand and creative leader with extensive experience delivering innovative creative concepts, successful marketing, and advertising campaigns while elevating the overall brand direction. Prior to joining Jane, Maria led the creative team at Maurices, a national fashion retailer as the AVP Creative & Brand Director, and has worked for other fashion retailer brands such as Charming Charlie and The Limited leading creative teams and building integrated brand experiences.
She’s passionate about brand positioning and brand development through customer insights, as well as leveraging customer research and market challenges in order to develop creative strategies and "big ideas” that resonate with consumers. Maria and her family moved to the Salt Lake City area less than 3yrs ago. She’s an avid fashion enthusiast originally from South America, enjoys discovering new experiences and cultures while traveling with her family.
A seasoned senior executive, Mark has over 20 years of commercial business development experience, including over a decade of working with and advising eCommerce platforms. Mark specializes in online marketplaces with specific emphasis on growth, commercial operations, and international expansion.
Previously, Mark held leadership roles across Europe and North America at organizations such as HomeAway(Expedia) and Tripping.com and more recently was a founding executive for an online marketplace for HGTVs The Property Brothers in the US and Canada. Mark frequently advises marketplaces across North America and EMEA.
His current role sees him serve as SVP, Commercial Operations at Jane.com, a curated online fashion marketplace. Outside of the office, Mark is an avid traveler, loves anything sports-related, and enjoys spending time outdoors with his wife and the family dog.
Meagen Johnson is the SVP of Marketing, leading Jane's marketing, advertising, and communication strategy. An experienced executive with over 23 years of brand, marketing, and e-commerce experience, Meagen is a passionate marketer who operates at the nexus of business, brand, and consumer insights. She is a strategic leader with demonstrated success in developing and leading teams to deliver consumer experiences that grow market share and build customer loyalty.
Prior to joining Jane, Meagen held a variety of leadership roles, including General Manager at KSL Classifieds, the leading media owned digital marketplace in Utah, where she led the end-to-end consumer and seller experiences, including developing new business models, growing brand affinity, and managing business operations. She has a Bachelors in Marketing and an MBA from the University of Utah. When she is not doing a triathlon or listening to true crime podcasts, she loves to spend time with her family, travel, and eat sushi.
Scott Rafferty is the VP of People Operations at Jane, where he currently oversees People Ops, Recruiting, and IT & Facilities. Scott has spent most of his tech career in Product, leading product at Travelpass - an online travel agency that books $500 million in hotels annually, and Divvy - a unicorn B2B SaaS company where he took them from a back of the napkin idea to their first customer-ready product. He also was the co-founder of Consensus, a B2B SaaS company that created the sales demo automation category. Prior to his time in the tech world, Scott worked in the management consulting and not-for-profit sectors. Scott has his B.A. and MBA from the University of Utah. Scott and his wife Ashley have 3 beautiful children who love exploring the amazing wild places in Utah.
"We wouldn’t be at the place we’re at right now if it wasn’t for the partnership that we have with Jane. I would definitely recommend any vendor, any boutique, any retailer to sell on Jane."SHARON PARK
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