Team Member of the Month

May

Diana Bird

Associate Editor

Diana has been an incredibly supportive team member who is able to complete a myriad of complex tasks across a range of areas without a great deal of oversight. She’s a rock star who constantly steps up and doesn’t buckle under pressure.

April

Erica Tsai

Yield Manager

Erica is a confident leader who always has time to support, coach and develop anyone who reaches out to her across the company. Not only has she been an immense joy to work with over the last few months, but also has been key to the team’s transition and growth within 2022. Recently taking on a new role as Yield Manager, Erica has been able to support in solving complex problems, and is always able to unblock others on the team with her wealth of in depth knowledge. Erica continues to be a vital member within the performance marketing team, and is essential in the team's ability to refocus on new opportunities and successes in Q2.

March

Vildan Hakanaj

Full Stack Developer

Vildan has been an immense joy to work with over the past months. His positive attitude, collaborative mindset, deep grasp of our business objectives, and fast-paced approach catalyses the team. He has been an invaluable contributor towards allowing the development team to deliver on a number of initiatives over this quarter.

February

Shane Murphy

Email Marketing Specialist

Shane is a smart and hard working email marketer. His writing background combined with his marketing skills are the chief contributor to our email success. Every month since Shane began in this position, he has regularly exceeded email performance goals. He accomplishes all this by collaborating with the team to continuously optimize our emails and discover ways to send more value to reader inboxes.

January

Cinzia Sdao

Human Resources Manager

Cinzia has been a fantastic addition to the Wise Publishing team since she joined us last year. She goes out of her way to make sure she is a visible and active resource for everyone on the team, even when she’s busy with her own tasks. Ciniza is incredibly hardworking and takes on all of the challenges we present her without blinking an eye, and can always be trusted to do every task well. It is a treat to work with Cinzia!

December

Selina Winter

Backend Developer

Selina is a methodical thinker who breaks down development problems into manageable pieces and never breaks into a sweat over complex tasks. She's self-motivated and driven to complete each new task faster and better than the last. Among her many accomplishments, Selina was instrumental in delivering automation to the Marketing department in 2021. She's a pleasure to work with, and her positive attitude has won her fans throughout the company.

November

Samantha Emann

Associate Editor

Sam is a hardworking, talented editor and manager who comes through with winning content for the editorial, marketing and revenue operations teams at Wise. She’s a joy to work with and is never afraid to jump into a task with both feet, even if it means spending an odd evening on a last-minute article. Everyone smiles a little brighter after working with Sam.

October

Katrina McGuire

Senior Project Manager

Katrina is deeply knowledgeable about her work, extremely organized, and always professional, but most importantly, is a pleasure to work with. When confronted with a task, Katrina always says yes. She is kind and cares about her coworkers, and is always ready with a positive attitude. Katrina has been instrumental in helping us organize and track progress, which has allowed us to grow the business and hit key milestones.

September

Christine Lanthier

Director of Finance

Christine has been an integral member of Wise since she joined us at the end of 2018. Looking after all of the day to day accounting functions (and so much more), she has single handedly run that part of the business as it has grown its revenue over 5 times in her short time here. A tireless worker, with great attention to detail, always available to lend a hand and answer any question, she also carries herself as a complete professional with a positive attitude and is one of the nicest people you can work with.

August

Niral Vora

Director of Product Delivery

Niral has been integral to transforming the development team into a well-oiled machine that stays on course and delivers. He has used his experience and keen sense of order and structure to grow the team, avoid chaos, and maintain the energy of a hungry startup.

July

Kevin Hamilton

Senior Associate Editor

Kevin has shown a willingness and an ability to tackle virtually any kind of editing assignment, and he provides excellent training and assistance to new editors and writers. His hard work and goodnatured manner were most appreciated during May and June, when the editorial department was short-staffed while a teammate was on leave.

June

Amanda Chin

Senior Affiliate Account Manager

Amanda has quickly become the go-to resource when any internal questions arise regarding our affiliate partners. Without ego or hesitation, she takes every opportunity to step up and help accomplish various projects while simultaneously prioritizing partner relationships. Amanda is a leading contributor to our overall success.