Ryder Kessler

Ryder Kessler

CEO

Ryder is a consummate coffee shop regular; his baristas are an extended family. Before DipJar, he worked at cab-sharing startup Bandwagon and studied at Harvard, where he graduated summa cum laude. He has a Master’s in English Literature from Columbia.

Jordan Bar Am

Jordan Bar Am

COO

Jordan campaigned for living wages and fair trade coffee in college, later co-founding a fair trade banana company. He studied on a Fulbright in Morocco and holds an MBA from HBS. Most recently, Jordan spent three years globetrotting with McKinsey & Co.

Chris Whatley

Chris Whatley

CIO

Chris has held consulting and leadership positions across multiple industries at companies including Abbott Labs, Apple, NeXT, Merrill Lynch, Viacom, and TIAA-CREF. He received a BS, and worked toward a PhD, in Computer Science and Mathematics at UT Austin.

Jon Fraser

Jon Fraser

VP of Hardware

Jon has held senior engineering and product management roles in the aerospace, medical device, and consumer packaged goods industries. He is an inventor at heart and has a Master’s Degree in Mechanical-Electrical Engineering from Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia.

Nick Jurista

Nick Jurista

Senior Software Engineer

Nick is a seasoned developer who honed his skills working at Viacom, ESPN, and Gannett. He is an NHL 94 aficionado with a penchant for blue line slapshots. He graduated with honors from the New England Institute of Technology.

Stephanie Lopez

Stephanie Lopez

Interaction Designer

Steph is a user-centric designer who refined her skills while problem solving for Hasbro, Toyota, Nickelodeon, Disney—ABC and many others. When she’s not thinking about designing the ideal user experience, she’s elbow-deep in clay or running amok with her mini dingo.

Jenn Etherton

Jenn Etherton

VP of Sales

Jenn has a passion for growing and scaling companies. Before DipJar, she was Head of Sales at Zapper, a technology start-up, after previous stints at Snagajob and LivingSocial. When she’s not working, Jenn is watching movies, browsing antique book stores, or eating chocolate.

Ryan McCulloch

Ryan McCulloch

Senior Account Executive

Ryan is a veteran sales professional who loves helping his clients succeed. He received his Bachelor of Science in Business from Utah Valley University and most recently worked at Zocdoc, building out multiple regional markets. When he’s not working, you can find Ryan golfing, reading, or traveling with his wife.

Brendan Duttry

Brendan Duttry

Hardward Specialist

Brendan is passionate about troubleshooting problems as well as making modifications and improvements, whether he is managing equipment, playing with toys, or facing the public. Outside of work, Brendan is either attempting bicycle tricks or building his own personal video arcade.

Cory Collet

Cory Collet

Senior Account Executive
Cory is a startup sales specialist with experience in the healthcare and health-tech industries. He's been helping seedling sales operations grow into powerhouses. He graduated with a dual Bachelors degree from Florida Atlantic University. A Florida native who surprisingly despises the heat.