Our Team

Relevance Media is led by an experienced management team, supported by a team of the nation’s best developers and engineers, and advised by business development and payments industry experts with many years of experience and invaluable insights and connections.  Our team is committed to creating elegantly simple solutions to complex problems, and we believe in the power of data to drive insight.  We’ve been working in data analytics with cutting edge connection engine technology at Relevance Media for the past four years, and we are dedicated to the application of that technology within this space.

Jess Taylor, Co-Founder & CEO
Jess is a visionary executive with 20 years’ experience in the technology and media industries includes roles as co-founder and CEO of Relevance Media, CEO of iVote Mobile, and President of Ethereal Entertainment.  He holds a BS in Finance and Marketing, Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado at Boulder.


Howard Person, Co-Founder, President & CFO
Howard is a well-rounded executive with 10 years’ experience in the finance, technology and real estate industries includes roles as co-founder and CFO of Relevance Media, CFO of iVote Mobile, and VP of Acacia Capital. He holds a BS in Finance, Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado at Boulder, and an MS in Accounting, Regis University.


Harry Sorensen, CTO
Harry is a gifted engineer with 20 years’ experience in the technology industry includes roles as CTO of Relevance Media, Software Consultant to National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Software Consultant to United Launch Alliance, and Software Engineer at Sun Microsystems.  He holds a BS in Computer Engineering, Colorado School of Mines.


Robert Smith, CMO
Robert is a master of marketing with 30 years’ experience in over 165 industries includes roles as CMO of Relevance Media, President of Axcelerate Worldwide, consulting work developing strategic sales and marketing plans for a large roster of Fortune 500 clients.  He studied Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, University of Colorado.


Jeffrey Kern, Director of Business Development
Jeff is a hyper-conneted executive with 25 years’ experience in the media, finance, and technology industries includes roles as Director of Business Development at Relevance Media, Senior Management and Sales positions at Univision Communications, Millennium Entertainment, Gannett, Viacom/Paramount Pictures, Katz Communications and Director of Sales at start-up Fire Foe, LLC.  He holds a BS in Business Administration, and an MBA, University of Denver.


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