Neeraja brings 20+ years of business experience to Spyglaz. She has managed digital marketing, lead generation and marketing strategy for Franklin Templeton Investments, Intuit, Cognizant Technology Solutions, The Chase Manhattan Bank and J. Walter Thompson. In addition to her expertise with channel optimization and data driven iteration, she has 10+ years’ experience hiring, training and managing global teams.
Neeraja has roots and family on three continents. Born in Mumbai and raised in New Delhi, India, she lived in New York City for over a decade. She also lived in the San Francisco Bay Area for several years, followed by two years in Edinburgh, Scotland. Neeraja currently lives in Belmont, California with her husband (originally from Aarhus, Denmark) and their daughter.
Cofounder, Customer Experience
Born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio, Rafael joined the US Air Force and was honorably discharged four years later. After serving in Texas, Korea, Philippines and California, he settled in San Francisco and attended Academy or Art University where he earned his BFA in Advertising Design/Copywriting.
For 20+ years, Rafael has helped create memorable advertising and marketing campaigns for several blue chip clients, including Nissan Motor Co., Bank of America, eBay, Wells Fargo Co., Coors Brewing Company, Franklin Templeton Investments and more. He is also experienced in building new teams, creating supporting business processes and managing customer experience for digital channels. Rafael also writes historical novels in his spare time with two already published. He now resides in Fairview, California with his wife (originally from Hiroshima, Japan) and their daughter.