Benjamin joins Parse.ly with 15 years of experience in finance and operational leadership for growth-oriented companies in technology, digital marketing and new media. Adept in the fast-paced startup world, Benjamin led successful mergers, acquisitions and buyouts for the benefit of customers and shareholders alike. He installed financial controls and operational systems to increase capacity and decrease costs while mindful of a company’s culture and vision. Benjamin earned a bachelor’s degree from Duke University and a master’s degree from Columbia University. When not parenting his highly-entertaining children, Benjamin enjoys international travel, volleyball, camping, and philosophizing about the evolving relationship between humans and artificial intelligence.