Interacting with mobile users in a new way

Attentive empowers leading brands to create meaningful interactions that inspire action through real-time, personalized text messaging

Our Company

Attentive is led by industry veterans who previously founded TapCommerce, a mobile app retargeting platform that was acquired by Twitter in 2014.

Now, our growing team of over 500 employees brings expertise in the mobile space and behavioral data technology to the next frontier of marketing—personalized text messaging.

Our Investors

We’re backed by some of the world’s leading venture firms. They fuel our growth so we can continue to expand our operations and provide the most comprehensive text messaging platform available, allowing our clients to better engage with their customers.

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Meet the Leadership Team

Brian Long

Co-Founder & CEO

Andrew Jones

Co-Founder & Chief Product Officer

Ethan Lo

Co-Founder & Head of Special Projects

Brooke Burdge

SVP of Marketing

Elyssa Albert

VP of Design

Sean McDermott

SVP of Recruiting

Sebastien Pierre

Senior Director of HR

Kellie Valladares

VP of Business Operations

Eric Miao

SVP of Client Strategy

Brian Malkerson

SVP of Sales

Lisa Khoury

VP of Product Marketing

John Trani

General Counsel

Allison Kelly

Head of Partnerships


Attentive is founded by former leadership team of TapCommerce, which was acquired by Twitter.


While operating in stealth, we partner with innovative retail brands

  • $13 million Series A investment, led by Bain Capital Ventures
  • Move to new office in Flatiron on 5th Avenue
  • Gartner names Attentive a “Cool Vendor in Conversational Marketing”
  • Awarded “Mobile Marketing Company of the Year” by DM News
  • $40 million Series B investment, led by Sequoia
  • Expand to 4 new office suites on 5th Avenue
  • $230 Million Series D Investment, led by Coatue
  • $110 million Series C investment, led by Sequoia Capital
  • Quickly adapted to remote work (we’re hiring!)

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