Making a positive impact through technology.

How we got here

Respondology is a company made up of 20+ year digital veterans that decided it was time to do something about the hate and damage produced by people hiding behind the anonymity of social media.  This is technology for good.  Respondology is a company within the Boulder Heavy Industries (BHI) portfolio.

Our leaders

Adam Edelman
Executive Chairman

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Lead Board Member for Respondology and Chairman of Boulder Heavy Industries (BHI). He’s co-founded digital agencies, acted as Regional Director for DirectTV and an overall leader within the digital media space. Adam sits on numerous Boards, including Alex Bogusky’s Brandzooka.

Ray Bartoszek
Board Member

Ray co-founded RLB Holdings with his wife Lydia in 2011 and is the managing general partner. Ray is also a member of the Respondology Board. He has 20+ year career in the energy industry,  a 1986 Dual-Major graduate of the US Merchant Marine Academy, and an MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Ray is also a minority owner of the New York Yankees.

Erik Swain
President & Co-Founder

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Helped AOL, DataLogix and SpotX become global companies. Served one of the first digital banners in 1996, pioneered using offline data for online targeting, and launched one of the first video programmatic marketplaces in 2011. Executed over $1 billion in digital media.

Tim Murphy
VP of Product & Operations, Co-Founder

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Tim is a product of Nestle’s Operations Executive Management Program, where he executed over $30m in annual digital spend across Facebook & YouTube. Tim has hustled in the start-up world, as Co-Founder and Chief Visionary of WageKick’s algorithmic and proximity based job search platform.

Aaron Benor
SVP of Sales & Co-Founder

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Founding member of Taboola’s Sales, growing the team from start-up to a global sales organization and overseeing North American Sales. Aaron is based in New York City. He came in second on Jeopardy so he’s not only a closer, but a smart one.

Andrew Kuttig
Technical Advisor

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Former lead Engineer at SpotX that built their video ad platform from the ground up. Specializes in programmatic technology, ramping SpotX to managing over 10 billion ad calls per day. Respondolgy utilizes an outsourced Engineering Team, managed by Tim and aided by Andrew.

Amy Hodgkinson
Senior Account Manager

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Formerly a strategic advisor to a New York Times Best-Selling business author managing his corporate relationships, speaking events and strategic projects. At Respondology, she centers around client management and retention, with clients in the NBA, NFL, NHL, PGA, and LPGA.

Why Respondology?

“If the technology now exists to mute racism, anti-LGBTQ slurs and generally hateful abuse online, then we have a responsibility to do just that.”

Erik Swain, President @ Respondology

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