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Brian Prince has served as Best of the Web’s CEO since 2002, overseeing all day-to-day operations including the company’s technical, marketing and business strategies. Together with the executive leadership team, Brian has lead the company to dramatic revenue growth via Best of the Web’s industry leadership, diverse product offerings, and unique culture of continued innovation. Prior to Best of the Web, Brian co-founded a successful online travel company that has generated more than $100 million in travel bookings since inception. Brian earned a B.S. in Business Management from University of Maryland and attended the University of London’s International Business Program.
As President of Best of the Web, Greg Hartnett’s primary responsibilities lie in managing the vast projects with which BOTW is either currently operating in, or developing towards. Greg oversees all revenue and customer operations, as well as marketing and business development opportunities.
Prior to Best of the Web, Greg successfully co-founded a discount travel company that continues to generate millions in sales annually. He is a board member of IM Charity, a non-profit organization using the power of the web to raise money and awareness for charitable organizations and causes worldwide.
As the VP of Technology, David Frank brings more than 15 years of IT and Internet experience to Best of the Web. As sole architect of "The Internet's Oldest Directory", David's resourcefulness and ingenuity were critical to the initial growth of the company. Today, David heads up a team of the best and brightest, applying cutting edge technology and best practices to the security and scalability of existing operations as well as an ever-expanding array of new business development. David is a graduate of Cornell University and a cornerstone of the BOTW Management Team.
The consummate Internet Professional, Robert Schmid brings a wide variety of skills to the Best of the Web Management Team. Having recently managed the initial build and launch of the Senior Housing Directory, he is now focused staffing up and managing the company’s new Long Island Headquarters. In addition to new product launches, Robert Schmid also oversees the growth of existing products and ensures development remains aggressive, constant, and of the highest quality. Robert spent several years in the Boston area and now resides in Rockland County New York with his wife and young son.
An Internet startup junky, Adam Sussman has been building and marketing professional online service offerings since the start of the Internet revolution. As VP of Sales for BOTW, Sussman oversees channel partnership and reseller relations. Additionally, Sussman is involved with Research and Development, leading the way for exciting new web offerings. Adam started his career by providing technology and Internet consulting for various fortune 100 companies including AT&T, Apple, Walt Disney and IBM Global Services. In the late 1990’s Sussman joined a boutique Los Angeles based Internet Service Provider, Packet Central, as Chief Technology Officer. The ISP was soon acquired by a series of larger firms which took the ISP public. Adam Sussman co-founded and served as Chief Technology Officer of DebtAuction.com, a financial services web offering selling debt to investors and financial institutions. Sussman's technology allowed for the secure transfer for hundreds of millions of dollars in bad debt. Most recently, Sussman founded Allianceleads.com, an online lead generation service catering to the home mortgage industry. Adam successfully established clients such as Countrywide, Wells Fargo, and Town and Country Mortgage, and was involved with projects that brought him to such locations as India, Turkey, Israel and North Africa. Adam and his family currently live in sunny Southern California.
Andrei Alecu, a vital part of the Best of the Web Technology team, is well versed in an impressive array of technologies and brings the full force of his expert level talents to bear on all manner of tasks and projects. Andrei is always in his element, whether designing frameworks and API's, building distributed virtualized server clusters, or architecting relational databases and other scalable data storage systems. He is a master at networking, security, object oriented programming, and web development. As Andrei waits for cutting edge technology to catch up with him, he always manages to find time to help his fellow engineers push the envelope and drive the business forward.
Rob has been editing directories for over a decade, and joined BOTW staff after years of experience at another major directory. He was instrumental in the formation of BOTW’s “Nerd Herd” editor corps, and his primary duties include managing their operations as well as those of the volunteer blog crew, and watching over the ontology and taxonomy of the general directories. Rob has a BBA in Finance from University of Texas at Arlington. He spent a quarter century in various roles in the real estate industry in jobs ranging from Fortune 500 to entrepreneurial before succumbing to the lure of working on the web. An avid trail rider (aka: Cowboy wannabe)… his off hours are generally spent in the saddle somewhere near his home in Southlake Texas.
With over seven years experience, Liz Sasser spends the majority of her time responding to client inquiries and seeing any problems or requests through to resolution. Liz is very often the "face" of BOTW and has the crucial task of engendering trust and enhancing BOTW's overall customer value proposition. Her abilities to anticipate client's needs are second to none, and she is able to take all the associated stresses of customer support in stride. Liz currently resides in New York and is an invaluable member of the BOTW Team.
Andrei Nastasa began his BOTW career helping out part-time with the various graphics needs of the company. Over time, Andrei secured himself a coveted permanent spot on the team and spends his days dedicated to the optimization, streamlining, and cross-browser usability of the BOTW family of products, as well as creating web layouts for new business development. Andrei prides himself in keeping up with the latest trends in graphics and web design and enjoys putting his newfound knowledge and skill to use on a daily basis. He currently lives in Bucharest, Romania.
After graduating from Hoftsra University's School of Communication, Danielle Marra joined Best of the Web in August 2010 as an Operations Assistant. With her experience in navigating and managing multiple social media platforms, link aggregate sites, and blogs, Danielle is well-suited to the task of grooming and growing BOTW's online presence. When not helping out with customer service, she spends her time writing various topical articles and blog posts. Danielle prides herself on creativity, the ability to learn quickly, and the motivation to see projects through from start to finish.
Luminita is BOTW's Bookkeeping Manager based in the Jericho, NY Office. She was born and raised in Romania, where she received her B.S.in Economics from the Stefan cel Mare University. During her studies she participated in an accountant trainee program in New York and liked it so much she decided to stay. Upon completion of the program she worked as an Accountant for the Hamlet Willow Creek Country Club, and more recently as a Staff Accountant at an engineering software company on Long Island. Luminita continued her studies at Dowling College where she maintained a 4.0 GPA. She has also passed the CPA exam during her time here. Luminita is a travel ethusiast and an animal lover. She currently resides in Suffolk County NY.
Dan Dumitrache is a Microsoft .NET framework enthusiast, constantly improving and learning different technologies and patterns regarding web development. He studied at The Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies and received a Master's degree in Economic Informatics. Prior to joining the Best of the Web team Dan began his career building different IT solutions for healthcare and insurance products while learning a wide range of Microsoft and open-source technologies. In his spare time Dan enjoys doing different sporting activites as well as reading articles and books related to new software trends.