Our People

Marketing Support

Our global team of Elastic Grid Marketing Specialists is always ready to lend a hand, introducing new partners to the Elastic Grid platform and helping all partners to make the most of their campaigns.

Austin Burningham

High-Touch Marketing Specialist

Austin enjoys meeting new people, has a competitive nature and loves making the team laugh. He lived in South America for two years where he learned to speak Spanish and now uses that ability daily to assist LATAM partners. Austin graduated in Business Administration and Spanish. He greatly enjoys riding his Harley-Davidson, boating, and seeking adventure.

Nohemi Gonzalez

Elastic Grid Marketing Specialist

Nohemi is an active and outgoing Marketing Specialist working with partners in NAM and LATAM. She easily builds relationships with her partners and ensures they're well cared for along each step of every campaign. When not at work Nohemi spends a lot of time at her local church leading the young adults to keep them out of trouble. She enjoys bonding with her family and going on adventures with her loving and soon to be husband.

James Dunlap

High-Touch Marketing Specialist

James has been in the channel for over 10 years and has worked with Microsoft, VMware, Intel, and now Juniper. Outside of work he is always looking for ways to make self-improvement / self-empowerment changes. He loves going to the gym and listening to motivational speakers. He is always seeking to improve himself physically / mentally / emotionally. He is a loving father of two amazing children.

Sarah Brown

Elastic Grid Reporting Specialist

At work, Sarah enjoys creating order out of data. Lots of data. She loves the fact that no two days are ever the same. When not at work she reads (too much), knits (too little), and spends time with her family. She would like to be a lighthouse keeper when she grows up.

Anfernee Chessnutt

Elastic Grid Marketing Specialist

Anfernee is an Online Marketing, Social Media and Google AdWords expert. He possesses vast experience across a variety of industries including technology, media and various start-up companies. He has spent the last seven years connecting people and products through technology and media. His greatest strengths are his drive to achieve goals and get results. He thrives on challenges, particularly those that expand the company's reach. Outside of work, Anfernee likes producing music and DJ-ing at the biggest night clubs in Australia. He's been known to play a little FIFA on Xbox too.

Jesse Howell

Elastic Grid Marketing Specialist

Working in our Utah office as a talented Marketing Specialist, Jesse is a proud father of three and happily married. In his spare time he enjoys bodybuilding and PC gaming.

Dana Coteanu

EMEA GMS Manager

Dana has extensive marketing experience across various industries including Telecom, Pharma and FMCG. She has developed and implemented omni-channel communication strategies; developed PR campaigns and organized special events. Her professional skills and experience have contributed to trustful relationships with all EMEA Vendor Leaders. Outside the office she likes traveling, horse-riding and skiing, together with her son.

Eugeniu Marin

EMEA GMS Team Lead

Marketing Specialist responsible for Russian speaking countries, Eugeniu has extensive marketing experience in the Metallurgical Industry including market research, consumption analysis, price and market trend analysis, sales planning, as well as advertising and organizing business events. As a native Russian speaker dedicated to his job, he is building long-term relationships with his partners and provides high-level solutions/services. Outside work he loves playing basketball and swimming.

Adriana Bitoiu

Elastic Grid Marketing Specialist

Handling German and English speaking countries as a Grid Marketing Specialist, Adriana is proactive, innovative, and has a goal-oriented attitude. With wide experience in marketing, creative services, journalism, and translating, she is committed to delivering excellent service to our partners and assisting them with their Grid campaigns. In her spare time, Adriana enjoys reading and drawing.

Alexandra Georgescu

Elastic Grid Marketing Specialist

Alexandra is an objective based person, very organized, ambitious and proactive. She is responsible for Grid partners in German and English speaking countries. Her main strengths are a demonstrated ability to work under stressful conditions, and the advantages of being open minded and intuitive. Whether a short-term project or a longer one, she is able to solve issues quickly and with positive results by setting clear priorities and finding the right solution. In her spare time, she is dedicated to her family and children and very involved in purchasing and transportation projects.

Smaranda Campeanu

High-Touch Marketing Specialist

Responsible for the EEA, DACH and UKI regions, Smaranda has broad experience in digital marketing, journalism, writing and translation. This experience, together with her affinity for foreign languages (she speaks fluent English, German and Italian), is put to good use at Elastic Grid. Dedicated, diligent and straightforward she has managed to increase partner success and interest in the Grid. She maintains a close relationship with partners and key vendor contacts. Constantly exuberant, she has great energy and her positive attitude is appreciated by the entire team.

Alexandra Ursu

Elastic Grid Marketing Specialist

Marketing Specialist responsible for Italian and French speaking countries in EMEA, Alexandra is a very organized person, ambitious and an exceptional communicator. She wants to build and maintain professional and long-term relationships with her partners. When she is not in the office, she likes teaching Italian, experiencing new things and teasing her cat.

Francisco Lopez

Elastic Grid Marketing Specialist

A native Spanish speaker, responsible for Iberia, Francisco is an organized, proactive and very hardworking person. Both his engineering background and his always-can-do attitude make him a real asset to our team. His major strength is his capability to turn a difficult situation into a manageable personal challenge. Out of the office, he enjoys reading, going for runs, and watching motorcycling on TV.

Ramzi Gharbi

Elastic Grid Marketing Specialist

A native French and Arabic speaker, with a very good command of English, Ramzi is responsible for French speaking countries. As a tour guide in Tunisia, Ramzi acquired extensive knowledge as both a front and back-office agent in the tourism industry and in customer services. He is an excellent team player, who adapts very easily in any team. His free time is dedicated to his family, sports and traveling.

Igor Turcanu

Elastic Grid Marketing Specialist

Igor is part of the EMEA team, bringing a combination of ease and enthusiasm. The team warmed to Igor's chipper nature quickly. He works with partners from Russian speaking countries and is growth oriented, at both personal and professional levels. He has a great eye for detail, is a great communicator and highly organized. In a nutshell, he impresses a sense of esteem, professionalism, structure, as well as lots of good fun, upon colleagues and customers alike. Igor also graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration/Marketing. In his time off, he loves travelling, reading, playing tennis and spending time with friends.

Andreea Botoaca

Elastic Grid Marketing Specialist

Andreea is one of the most passionate, active and lively Marketing Specialists at Elastic Grid. With her broad experience in translations and project management, she is an excellent communicator who is dedicated and results-driven, committed to helping Elastic Grid partners get the most out of their campaigns. Exuberant and intense, Andreea has great energy and stamina. Her travel dreams came true after completing her travel journal following a trip to Machu Picchu.

Anca Prodan

Elastic Grid Marketing Specialist

Anca has an excellent command of French and English, with broad experience in the customer service and outsourcing industries. Passionate about foreign languages, politics and sales, with a proactive, goal-oriented and results focused approach, Anca is committed to helping Elastic Grid partners optimize their Grid campaigns. In her spare time, Anca enjoys listening to music (Country music ranking topmost in her favorites) and going on long walks with her pet dog, Mimi.