- David Rosenblatt
- Chief Executive Officer and Director
David S. Rosenblatt has served as our Chief Executive Officer and as a member of our board of directors since November 2011. Mr. Rosenblatt previously served as President, Global Display Advertising, of Google, Inc. (“Google”), a multinational technology company specializing in Internet-related services and products, from October 2008 through May 2009. Mr. Rosenblatt joined Google in March 2008 in connection with Google’s acquisition of DoubleClick, a provider of digital marketing technology and services. Mr. Rosenblatt joined DoubleClick in 1997 as part of its initial management team and held several executive positions during his tenure, including Chief Executive Officer of DoubleClick from July 2005 through March 2008, and President of DoubleClick from 2000 through July 2005. Mr. Rosenblatt also serves as a member of the boards of directors of IAC Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: IAC), a holding company that owns several subsidiaries, primarily in the media and Internet industries, Twitter (NYSE: TWTR), a social networking service, and Farfetch UK Limited, a subsidiary of Farfetch (NYSE: FTCH), a digital marketplace for luxury fashion. Mr. Rosenblatt holds a B.A. in East Asian Studies from Yale University and an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.
- Thomas Etergino
- Chief Financial Officer
As Chief Financial Officer at 1stDibs, Tom is responsible for the company’s financial strategy and investment allocation. He also leads its capital-raising, investor relations and M&A efforts.
Prior to joining 1stDibs, Tom held various C-level positions at DoubleClick, The Street, Refinery29, and eMusic, amongst others. He has over 30 years of experience building and leading finance teams of both public and private companies with significant operating scale and complexity. Tom began his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers where he spent 8 years, including two internationally where he consulted companies on moving towards western financial practices.
- Ross Paul
- Chief Technology Officer
Ross A. Paul has served as our Chief Technology Officer since January 2012. Prior to joining 1stDibs, Mr. Paul worked for MLB.com, official site of Major League Baseball, from October 2005 to December 2011, where he served as Vice President of Engineering, helping to develop innovative programs like its stat-casting application, real-time pitch classifier and live mobile streaming-video platform, as well as products for connected devices, including video game consoles, Roku and Internet-enabled TVs. Mr. Paul has a B.A. in Computational Neuroscience from Cornell University.
- Xiaodi Zhang
- Chief Product Officer
Xiaodi T. Zhang has served as our Chief Product Officer since March 2014, having joined 1stDibs as a Vice President in early 2012. Prior to joining 1stDibs, Ms. Zhang was the Senior Director of Product at Gilt Groupe, Inc., an online shopping and lifestyle website, during 2011. Prior to this, Ms. Zhang spent six years at eBay (Nasdaq: EBAY), a multinational e-commerce company, in various leadership roles in eBay’s Buyer Experience, Search and eBay China divisions, where she helped launch numerous key products across eBay’s 37 markets. Early in her career, Ms. Zhang managed software products at several companies in the financial services sector. Ms. Zhang has a B.A. in Economics and an M.A. in Applied Economics from Southern Methodist University.
- Nancy Hood
- Chief Marketing Officer
Nancy Hood has served as our Chief Marketing Officer since January 2019. From April 2018 to December 2018, Ms. Hood served as the Senior Vice President, Creator and Listener at SoundCloud Limited, an online audio distribution platform and music sharing website. From November 2015 to April 2018, Ms. Hood served as the Head of Consumer, PayPal Credit at PayPal Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: PYPL), a provider of a worldwide online payments system. Ms. Hood holds a B.A. in History and Art History from Bowdoin College and a J.D. from the New York University School of Law.
- Carol Lattouf
- SVP, Operations
As Senior Vice President of Operations at 1stDibs, Carol is responsible for the company’s global customer service, shipping, buyer protection, private client sales, and trade sales teams. She is focused on developing and executing strategies to deliver exceptional service for 1stDibs’ luxury buyers and sellers, while elevating the operational performance of the company.
Prior to joining 1stDibs, Carol was with Deloitte Consulting’s Strategy and Operations practice. She advised major retailers and consumer goods companies on digital strategy, international growth, logistics, and operations management.
- Alison Lipman
- Chief People Officer
Alison K. Lipman has served as our Chief People Officer since June 2019. From September 2016 until March 2018, Ms. Lipman served as a Senior Human Resources Leader for Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN), a multinational technology company. From September 2016 until March 2018, Ms. Lipman was the head of Human Resources for the Shopbop East Dane division of BOP LLC, a subsidiary of Amazon. From April 2013 to August 2016, Ms. Lipman served on the People Team at Shutterstock, a provider of stock photography, stock footage, stock music, and editing tools, beginning as a Director and ending as Vice President, People. Ms. Lipman holds a B.A. in Psychology from American University and an M.S. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology from Baruch College.
- Melanie Goins
- General Counsel
Melanie F. Goins has served as our General Counsel since March 2021. From May 2019 until March 2021, Ms. Goins served as General Counsel for Care.com, Inc., an online family care marketplace. From August 2018 until April 2019, Ms. Goins served as General Counsel for Catalant Technologies, Inc., a software company. From March 2015 to August 2018, Ms. Goins served as Assistant General Counsel and then Associate General Counsel of Care.com, Inc. Ms. Goins holds a B.A. in Social Studies from Harvard University and a J.D. from Harvard Law School.
- Matthew Rubinger
- Chief Commercial Officer
As Chief Commercial Officer at 1stDibs, Matt is responsible for the acquisition, management and growth of inventory across all categories and regions. He is focused on building long-term partnerships with 1stDibs sellers, ensuring that the very best merchandise from around the world is represented, as well as overseeing growth strategy and category expansion.
Prior to joining 1stDibs, Matt held several senior leadership roles at Christie's in Hong Kong, London and New York, most recently as global head of corporate and digital marketing, reporting to the CEO. Previously, he launched and ran the Handbags & Accessories business at Christie's, Heritage Auctions and Portero.com.