Our love for email is only outmatched by our dedication to helping customers find an easier way to the inbox.
Many on our team of email deliverability, infrastructure, and compliance specialists have been working in email for over a decade, and we know first-hand how hard it can be to actually get your emails delivered.
We’re combining our 170+ years of email delivery experience to bring much-needed innovation and a boat load of optimization to the last mile of email delivery infrastructure—including cloud, on-premises, and hybrid email sending options powered by email nerds who eat, drink, and sleep email so our customers can spend their time thinking about their own missions, not email deliverability issues.
Bill Volz, Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer
Bill’s passions: research, development, infrastructure, and security. Bill and his wife are renovating an old stone house with a lot of wood and a lot of charm, but he admits it’s also a lot of work (including electrical work and plumbing he’s doing himself).
Lauren Meyer, Chief Marketing Officer
Lauren’s passions: all things email, deliverability & anti-abuse. Enjoys using analogies and email-themed memes to educate on best practices. She also enjoys puzzles, making pizza, pretzels, and Halloween costumes, and helping her wife chase their twins.
Mike Hillyer, Chief Product Officer
Mike’s passions: product development, building the next generation of email infrastructure, and Hawaiian shirts.
Tim Moore, Chief Executive Officer
Tim’s passions: deliverability, anti-phishing, email analytics, and marketing automation at scale. Outside of work, Tim enjoys spending time with family in the mountains of Colorado and traveling (as much as you can with kids aged 6 and 3).
Skyler Holobach, Director, Enablement Strategy
Board member for Women of Email, speaker at UNSPAM, M3AAWG, and Dreamforce. Previously worked for Salesforce Marketing Cloud and Pardot.
Skyler’s passions: compliance, privacy law, deliverability, solving puzzles, and enabling people to do their best work. Outside of email, she likes to crochet, sew, teach people about laser cutters, and pick up new hobbies.
Louis Driving Hawk, VP of Product Management
Louis’ passions: Drinker of tea and hockey fanatic that loves building products through iterative data-driven methods that drives customer outcomes.
Brian Godiksen, Director of Customer Solutions
Brian’s passions: deliv ops, data analytics, building custom cloud & hybrid email infrastructure solutions for our customers. Brian is a proud father of two, and is still honing his dad jokes all while trying to keep a positive Outlook.
Brandon Dingae, Chief Revenue Officer
Closing in on 20 years in the email industry working for Return Path, Proofpoint, 250ok, and Validity to maximize and protect the value of email and its ecosystem.
Brandon’s passions: Helping customers & partners achieve their goals with email, supporting career growth for team-members, and scaling organizations. Outside of work, he enjoys attempting to cook new recipes for friends & family, golfing, hiking, and hanging out with his wife & kids.
Ginny Lockwood, Technical Support
Friendly ambassador for SocketLabs, Ginny’s online technical support is so good, our customers have actually asked us to clone her. Internal & external documentation, M3AAWG attendee.
Ginny’s passions: helping our customers understand deliverability & troubleshoot configuration issues. When not at work, Ginny enjoys playing the trumpet in several bands including a rock band, a swing band, a concert band, and a quintet. 🎶 🎺
Matt Soler, Senior Director of DevOps
SocketLabs scientist and SMTP protocol expert with over a decade of experience engineering, developing, and managing email delivery systems. Active member of M3AAWG.
Matt’s passions: implementing latest IETF standards, data integration & analysis, architecting hybrid & cloud-based email systems. He also enjoys cooking and BBQ’ing by the pool, growing vegetables, traveling, hanging out with friends & family.
Laurie Nester, Business Operations Manager
One of SocketLabs’ first employees who has worked directly with its founders for 20+ years, Laurie provides our employees, customers, and vendors with integrity, respect, and kindness. Committed to building long and stable relationships.
Laurie’s passions: solving issues & problems and offering inspiration by advocating for others. Values sharing knowledge and ideas, and learning from others. Enjoys puzzles and trivia, cooking shows, and family weekends at the shore.
Alex Heinz, Compliance Operations Director
Alex’s Passions: Anti-Abuse & Compliance. Outside of my work, he’s an avid record collector, musician, and hiker.
David Mozeleski, Lifecycle Marketing Director
Dave loved playing connect the dots as a kid. And he continues to do so by creating workflows and email campaigns based on user experiences and needs.
Outside of work, his passions include finding unique camping destinations, fishing, and board games with his family.
Rachel McCarthy, Director of Customer Success
Rachel’s passions: helping customers understand best practices, troubleshoot issues, and achieve their email goals.
Rae Zhang, Data Scientist
Using her PhD in Statistics from Iowa State University to help us better understand our customers’ journeys from their first website visit through to when they’ve sent millions of emails with us.
Rae’s passions: understanding customer behavior using a data-driven lens, and taking care of her cat, Flame Thunder Cius. 🧡
Dave Schrenker, Engineering Manager
Builder of things with 25+ years of software engineering experience. Previously worked for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware, and Edmund Optics.
Dave’s passions: baseball and softball, analytics, micro services, development, and learning new coding languages. Focused on building our next platform.