Four15 Digital employs experienced marketers who understand the heart, spirit, soul, and strategy of the digital marketing process.

No job is too large, or small for our team of industry experts. We boast a team of top-tier professionals, handpicked by Borja and Mike, to provide your business the experience and insight it deserves to grow and scale.

Our Team
Borja Cuan: Co-Founder

Borja has managed and grown numerous affiliate, email, display, retargeting, and social programs over his 19-year career. Borja was the Director of Performance Marketing for Exponential Interactive where he oversaw the performance display marketing division for the company’s premium brand, Tribal Fusion. There, he chartered ongoing relationships with Tribal Fusion’s premier direct-response clients like Netflix, IAC/interActiveCorp, Google, and Verizon. Previously, he spent eight years with Commission Junction as a member of the high-growth sales organization, catering to the world’s largest buyers, agencies, and advertisers.

Borja is originally from the East Coast, where he graduated with a BA in International Relations from Boston University. 

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Keenan Townsend: Sr. Optimization Manager

Keenan graduated from San Diego State University with a Bachelors in Marketing where he also played Division 1 soccer. Keenan brings his attention to detail and work-ethic from the soccer field into each and every account.

Prior to Four15 Digital Keenan worked for an affiliate marketing company where he generated $250,000 of revenue in one month through Google and Facebook ads. Keenan is certified in Google Search, Shopping, Video, Display, and Mobile. He’s used his SEM knowledge to optimize businesses of all sizes, whether it’s B2B, B2C, or a non-profit Keenan has the skillset.

In his free time, Keenan enjoys playing with his dog Karver, going on hikes, and hanging out with friends.

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Michael Nelson: Co-Founder

Mike has a diverse background in the internet business, most of his time having been spent in online advertising. He has appeared in major SEM publications including Search Engine Land, Search Engine Journal, Certified Knowledge, and more. Mike is a change agent and is constantly helping companies grow and innovate beyond normal standards.

Mike has extensive experience managing SEM teams, affiliate groups, and product managers. He has worked with a range of high-net-worth clients and global influencers including Facebook, Rocket Lawyer, MidwayUSA, FitBit, Dropcam (now Nest Cam), and dozens more. He has managed over $250 million in online ad spend.

Before moving to the Silicon Valley in 2008, Mike was a high school math teacher after graduating with a BA degree in Mathematics in 3 years. 

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Teri Powers: Operations Manager

Teri’s professional experience spans both operations and human resources, including start-ups and non-profits, where she served in the human resources management, operations management, and client specialist field. She holds a BS in Communications, Marketing and Sales from University of Phoenix, and looks forward to the completion of her MBA in January 2020.

At Four15 Digital, Teri handles all our operations, heading up our HR, and upholding the company’s culture as we continue to grow.

Teri is a proponent of work-life balance! One of her passions is creating an environment that enables employees to achieve work-life balance in motivating and gratifying ways.

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Julia Muller: Account Manager

Julia has over a decade of performance marketing experience focused on digital marketing for the past seven years. She has experience planning and managing SEM campaigns for large national clients as well as growing local and regional businesses. Julia has also managed all things digital for a national SaaS software company. Previous to her digital experience Julia worked at Wunderman, a division of Young & Rubicam, consulting on large marketing projects for Condé Nast magazines.

Julia graduated with a B.S. in Marketing and Finance from the Stern School of Business at NYU. She has been a Google Ads Gold Product Expert since 2016. During her free time, Julia enjoys great weather with her husband and daughter here in the Bay Area.

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Jenny Phu: Sr Optimization Manager

Jenny graduated from UC Berkeley with a B.A. in environmental economics. She started her marketing career writing content for an early stage startup in Silicon Valley before working in marketing operations and affiliate marketing for tech companies in San Francisco. She now works at Four15 Digital helping clients with their SEM campaigns.

Jenny was raised in southern California and resides in the East Bay. During her free time she enjoys traveling, cooking, wine tasting, cultural festivals and films.

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Tim Balmorez: Optimization Manager

Born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, Tim had an inherent curiosity for the melting pot of culture and innovation all around him. He set out to extend the frontiers of science at UC Berkeley where he analyzed molecular dynamic simulations of Alzheimer’s disease proteins. Upon completing a degree in Chemical Biology, he explored behavioral therapy in kids diagnosed on the Autism spectrum.

Tim continued mastering his lab technique a prominent Bay Area biotech company where he got involved with their SEM efforts and also volunteered teaching at local classrooms. He developed a keen interest for big data, its analysis, and its relation to consumer behavior.

In his free time, Tim enjoys playing with his pit bull, reading, and driving along the coast. He currently serves on the Board of Managers for the YMCA of the East Bay.

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Stephen Edmondson: Director of Client Services

Throughout his career, Stephen has helped companies of all sizes grow their digital advertising channels. He has built and managed display, social, retargeting and paid search programs for numerous clients, from start-ups to Fortune 1000 brands.

Stephen graduated with a BA in International Business and Marketing with a co-major in Japanese Studies from the Rochester Institute of Technology. He started his marketing career at a small Paid Search start-up before working in-house with companies through-out the bay area. Before joining Four15 Digital Stephen was the head of Global SEM & Remarketing operations at one of the top 5 life sciences companies in the world.

Stephen is an avid fan of UX and Conversion Optimization. He enjoys traveling with his family, green tech, the great-outdoors, and golf.

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Tam Doan: Optimization Manager

Tam graduated from California State University, Long Beach with a degree in Studio Art with intent to become a graphic designer. Not long after graduation, he found himself in the digital marketing space in a dual role between design and marketing at a packaging company. As he continued to develop his professional career, so too did his passion for search marketing. In his pursuit to become one of the best in this space, he became a part of the team at Four15 Digital.

When he’s able to step away from the computer and relax, Tam enjoys cooking, fishing and camping. Beyond that, he’s always ready to try something new!