We Believe in the Value of Brand Experiences
We built the Zmags platform because we don’t think brand experiences should be compromised by channel limitations.
We believe that with the right technology, every channel can deliver the sort of brand experience and return on investment you expect from the in-store experiences you work so hard to perfect.
We love great stories, beautiful photography, and whatever communicates most effectively. We saw these things being eroded by cheap, weak channel solutions, so we built a platform that enables brands to make significantly more sales using their richest and most engaging content.
We love premium brands, where quality matters and is worth paying for. So we built a platform of exceptional quality where premium shines and wins.
Chief Executive Officer
Brian Rigney brings to Zmags more than 15 years’ experience in leading high performing teams as they launch and grow innovative businesses. Previously, Brian served as Vice President, Sales & Business Development for CashStar, the SaaS-based digital gift card company whose client list includes Starbucks, GAP, Walmart, The Home Depot, Williams-Sonoma, Inc., and over 250 other leading national retailers and restaurants. He also led the development of a cutting edge payments solution for the North American construction market and the creation of a new bank for WEX, Inc. (NYSE: WXS). Brian also is the Founder and former CEO of BlueTarp Financial, Inc., an innovative information and payments company that he successfully led from concept through revenue generation. Brian holds a B.A. from Colby College and an M.B.A. from the University of Pittsburgh.
Chief Financial Officer
Hugh Merryweather’s financial acumen and foresight have been essential to the ambitious pursuit of growth at Zmags. Hugh currently manages finance, accounting, and all matters of risk at Zmags. Before joining the company, Hugh was both COO and CFO at inStream Media, a provider of cross-channel targeted marketing services. Hugh also served as Global CFO at Circles, where he oversaw several areas of the business including finance, accounting, operations and business development, in addition to opening the Circles London office following its acquisition by Sodexo. Hugh holds a joint MBA/MA in Accounting from Northeastern University and a BA in History from Amherst College. He also currently serves on several non-profit boards.
Vice President, Engineering – Copenhagen
Jonas Zimling is in constant pursuit of the next great innovation for the Zmags platform, exploring new ways to deliver better brand experiences for customers in the digital space. He currently leads R&D company-wide, while also overseeing Zmags’ Copenhagen office. Jonas has experience as Business Development Director for a private equity company, Managing Director of a software development company, and has held leadership positions with several technology companies.
Vice President of Sales
As the VP of Global Sales, Grant oversees sales operations and account management throughout the organization. His proficiency in collaborating with some of the largest global brands, along with his ability to generate and maintain lasting and impactful relationships with his clients and sales team, has enabled Grant to be a key contributor to Zmags' success. Grant was named one of the “Top 50 UK Media and Sales Experts” by LoveMediaSales.com, which highlights only the most influential people in his field in the UK.
Senior Director of Product Management
Leading the Product Management team at Zmags, Jens Lauritsen has shaped, grown and expanded upon the impressive Zmags product portfolio. His insightful vision and dedication to developing the most innovative products in the digital marketing space is unmatched, and has proven to be an intangible element in the overall success of the company. Jens’ robust business background as a Managing Director and Partner for a digital communications company, a CEO for a software development company, and other various leadership roles with other technology companies throughout his career, has provided him with business and product knowledge needed to be successful in a global environment. He has studied English, Mathematics, Philosophy and Psychology at West Valley College and has received his Master of Science in International Business degree from Aalborg University.