If you’ve made it this far – you probably already know that we’re a Google Analytics Certified Partner, a Google Analytics Premium Reseller, and Search Marketing gurus. But before you choose a consultant, you’ll want to understand what makes them tick, and the most important question of all ….
…. how we are different from other consultants?
In addition to all that smart stuff and Google stuff, we stand for something special: customer service and integrity.
- We’re genuinely passionate about our specialties, and it shows in our results
- We promise that we’ll be there for you when you have problems
- We’ll work with you on the weekend if you need us to
- We turn down work if we think someone else can give you the same value for less money
- We are brutally honest about how much our services can help you and what your expectations should be, even if it means we lose the sale.
Meet Our Team
Our owner and CEO, Robbin Steif, started LunaMetrics twelve years ago. She is a graduate of Harvard College and the Harvard Business School, and has served on the Board of Directors for the Digital Analytics Association. Robbin is a winner of a BusinessWomen First award, as well as a recent Diamond Award for business leadership. You should read her letter before you decide to work with us.
Alex Moore is our Analytics Department Manager. He started building websites in the mid-90s, and has spent ten years in the agency world, focused on front and back-end development, SEO/SEM and web analytics. He also leads trainings in Google Analytics and Tag Manager around the country. Alex received his master's degree in Dublin, where he explored the Irish coast with a furry dog and lots of pints.
Andrew Garberson is the Search Department Manager. He has led digital marketing efforts in a variety of settings, including agency, entrepreneurial and nonprofit environments, and has master's degrees in business administration and mass communications. An Iowan at heart and Pittsburgher in spirit, Andrew commutes on his 10-speed most days between March and December -- after all, he's only human.
Bryan Kiger is our Business Operations Manager. He brings a diverse background of business leadership skills that sets the stage for his responsibilities at LunaMetrics including personnel and financial oversight, administrative infrastructure, and a variety of other tasks including nerf gun sharp shooting. Outside the office, he enjoys spending time with his wife Angie, and his two boys Alex and Crosby.
Jon Meck is our Technical Marketing Manager, promoting our services and trainings to the world. He has a jack-of-all-trades background, working for companies large and small in social media, website design and maintenance, and analytics. He is an Excel enthusiast, he loves efficiency, and he is strong proponent of the “Work Smarter, Not Harder” mantra. Jon is also the author of two number puzzle books.
Chris Harford is a Sales Executive at LunaMetrics. Coming from the tech space, he has managed sales teams for a Xerox company, and developed social, video, and web content for a Microsoft partner. He enjoys volunteering as a Big Brother, and spending time with his wife, Julie, and dog, Bo. Away from the office, he’s either on a hockey rink, behind a drum kit, or trying to fit a batting cage in his living room.
Eric Buhman is our Senior Sales Manager. Having lived and worked in both New York City and the backwoods of Alaska, Eric's range of experience includes big consulting, start-ups, and trail building. Originally from Pittsburgh, Eric graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with a BS in Information Systems. Eric still holds out hope he (or his son) will make the next US World Cup squad.
Jonathan Weber is our Data Evangelist, focusing on bringing the strategic value of data analysis to our customers. He spreads the principles of analytics through our training seminars and is currently writing a book on Google Analytics & Tag Manager. Before he caught the analytics bug, he worked in information architecture. Away from the computer you can find him as a flower farmer and plant geek.
Dorcas Alexander is the Analytics Department Supervisor. Her path to LunaMetrics followed stints in ad agency creative, math, and computer science. Dorcas has a master's degree in language and information technologies from Carnegie Mellon University, where she helped build precursors to a Universal Translator. One of the top-rated tournament Scrabble players in Pennsylvania, Dorcas has an insatiable drive to compete and win.
Jim Gianoglio is a Senior Analytics Consultant. He works with implementation, analysis and training of Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager. Before focusing on analytics, he led the SEO campaigns of Fortune 500 companies in the insurance, retail and CPG industries. Things you didn’t know about Jim: he’s biked from Pittsburgh to Washington DC in 41 hours, roasts coffee beans and has done voiceovers for TV commercials.
Michael Bartholow is a Senior Search Project Manager. He has a special knack for B2B Lead Generation and e-Commerce Marketing. Michael holds an Integrative Arts degree from Penn State University and uses the same SEO & PPC skills he once employed to promote award-winning independent films to help businesses across a variety of verticals find audiences. He has Google certifications in Analytics & AdWords.
Samantha is a Senior Analytics Consultant at LunaMetrics. She has a passion for exploring data and loves the excitement of finding solutions and explanations behind metrics. Her background includes advertising, SEO, and analytics as well as involvement in the arts. When she isn't logged into Google Analytics, she can be found traveling, talking about food or playing games.
Stephen Kapusta is a Senior Search Project Manager specializing in search and display advertising. He is best at finding creative opportunities to reach the audience throughout the conversion funnel by matching content to intent and focusing on providing the right user experiences at the right time. His education experience in media and rhetoric helped mold this marketing approach.
Amanda Schroeder is an Analytics Engineer and comes from the marketing industry where she found a need for accurate, insightful data that could aid in making results-driven decisions. Amanda’s passion for building solid measurement strategies and connecting all the pieces of integrated digital and traditional marketing campaigns has led her to her current role at LunaMetrics.
Becky is an Analytics Engineer at LunaMetrics with a passion for data science. She started deriving equations and building calculators in high school and ended up with a Masters in math from Georgia Tech. Her experience in data analysis and reporting has given her a great appreciation for data driven decision making. Becky enjoys swimming, working on puzzles, and spending time with her husband Jonathan.
Brittany Johndrow is our Marketing and Development Specialist. Her duties range from copyediting and design to selecting the perfect venues for our analytics and search marketing trainings. Outside of the office, Brittany can be found running along Pittsburgh's scenic riverfront trails, attending any event that ends in "-fest," or binge watching the newest Netflix Original.
Dan Wilkerson is a Software Engineer at LunaMetrics. He is passionate about web technology, measurement, and analysis. Dan is the winner of the 1999 Forge Road Elementary School Science Fair for his groundbreaking report on how magnets work. (ICP, take note.) Dan has worked at LunaMetrics in social media, as our marketing manager, and now in our analytics department.
Dan is an Analytics Engineer at LunaMetrics with an Agency/Development background. He has over five years of experience working with Google Analytics. He loves leveraging data to help clients make better decisions. Dan loves new methods and lives by the motto, “break it and make it better.” Dan is a husband and father of four future data science-loving sons. When not putting kids to bed, he writes songs and plays guitar.
Donovan is a Digital Analytics Intern at LunaMetrics. He is currently an MBA student at the University of Pittsburgh and is studying analytics and finance. He enjoys finding the connections and patterns between consumer behavior and financial data, which led him to LunaMetrics. Out of the office, Donovan is learning the sport of golf and trying to lower his score each time he plays.
Emily Rosche is a Junior Analyst at LunaMetrics. She has loved all things science from a young age and has a degree in Astronomy and Astrophysics from Villanova University (Go Wildcats!). She loves being outside! When not at work, Emily can usually be found running, hiking, or climbing things.
Heather Post is a Senior Analyst at LunaMetrics. Heather is a true paid search marketer, originally trained to focus her efforts on direct response and lead gen campaigns. She always asks the question “how do we get the most value out of every dollar spent?” When she’s not analyzing paid search metrics, Heather is happily at home in her new city of Pittsburgh with her husband, Brian.
Heather is our Operations Assistant, providing administrative support to the operations department including aspects of human resources, finance, project management, technology, and office culture. She comes to us with an extensive background in office management, marketing, sales and education. When not in the office, you can find her exploring the city with her husband Mike, son Domenic and pomeranian Patrick.
Josh Sateia is our Controller. After getting a Psychology and Theology degree, spending time as an auto mechanic, and considering becoming an electrician, he discovered his life's passion: debits and credits. Eventually earning an MS in Accounting and his CPA, he now leads the finance function at LunaMetrics. Outside of work, Josh can be found playing Magic the Gathering or his new favorite board game, "Go."
Kathleen is a Junior Analyst at LunaMetrics. Before coming to LunaMetrics, Kathleen spent several years living between Florence, Paris, New York City, and Pittsburgh (her all time favorite). Ready for a new adventure, she traded in her romance languages for coding languages in order to become an apprentice. She is learning all there is to know about data analytics and is luckily surrounded by many smart people willing to teach her!
Kristen Perko is an Analytics Engineer at LunaMetrics. Her background is in search marketing, with a focus on SEO, analytics and social media. Kristen has a passion for integrating goals and strategy with analysis, and loves helping clients find value in their data. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, cross-country skiing, painting and anything food-related.
Logan Gordon is an Analytics Engineer with seven years of experience in Web Analytics, where he has helped many companies become more data-driven organized. He drove to Pittsburgh from California, and is making up for not playing in the snow as a kid. His interests include Bulgarian language (due to his wife), cooking, Bulgarian cooking, and science fiction. His only pet is Bob, a dead shark in a jar.
Maura McDaniel is our Project Manager, working across all departments to create more streamlined and standardized processes that will allow everyone to do their best work with (hopefully) less headaches. Maura's background in project management focuses on the tech industry, particularly working with retailers and on mobile development. Maura spends her free time watching her fiance on the rugby pitch, cleaning and baking and planning for her upcoming wedding.
Megan Pritts is a Senior Search Analyst at LunaMetrics. She came to us with a degree in Fine Art and a background in graphic design, content marketing and SEO. When she's not working, you can find her sketching, blogging, crafting, doing yoga or volunteering. Fun fact: before she graduated from high school, Megan had logged over 4,000 hours of community service with a variety of local organizations.
Nick Eppinger is a Search Analyst focused on providing quality user experiences and content in the realms of organic and paid search. Nick has been fortunate enough to work with a variety of clients, including nonprofits, a passion that extends outside of the LunaMetrics walls. When not juggling AdWords campaigns, audits and recommendations, Nick is practicing actual juggling or training Brazilian Jiu-jitsu and Muay Thai.
Sean McQuaide is a Senior Search Project Manager at LunaMetrics. As the technical search marketing lead he is the go-to for website audits, search analysis, and site performance. Sean also leads LunaMetrics A/B testing service where he uses his experience identifying user intent to find and test conversion opportunities. Sean spends his free time racing sailboats in the Gulf, constructing massive sandcastles on the beach, touring breweries, and running 5 & 10ks.
Zach Tabler is a Search Analyst at LunaMetrics. He is a true Pittsburgher, being a 2 time Pitt Alumnus with a chemical engineering degree and an MBA. This has provided him with a unique knack for analyzing data and constructing strategies. Before coming to LunaMetrics, he worked for a local startup accelerator to help regional innovators transition from research to real-world applications.
Zee is an Analytics Engineer with a passion for user experience design. He is an advocate of simplicity, and he appreciates data-driven designs. He received a degree in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Tech where he challenged himself to solve complex engineering problems and competed at numerous coding hackathons. Zee enjoys reading, learning new languages, and helping local tech startups.
Athena Ermidis is our marketing intern at LunaMetrics. Originally from Ohio, she is now enjoying her time in Pittsburgh learning about data analytics, email campaigning, and all the nerdiness Luna has to offer. She loves traveling, musical theater, drinking tea and exploring the city. Coincidentally, her all-time favorite color is yellow.
Isabella Tessitore is a Search Marketing Intern at Lunametrics and marketing student at the University of Pittsburgh. Previously, she has worked with an in-house marketing team for an e-commerce website. She enjoys analyzing keywords and learning more about the capabilities of AdWords and search marketing. In her free time, Isabella can be found trying the latest dance classes or walking through Schenley Park.