Susan Kim is the Chief Executive Officer of Plum District. Having spent most of her career in ecommerce, Susan is passionate about launching great products, building enduring consumer brands and businesses, and developing great teams.
Susan first focused on marketing and business development at iHome.com, which was acquired by Linens ‘N Things in 2000. Her talent for launching great products and building businesses was further honed while serving as the Chief of Staff at eBay, where she also led product management for Buyer Activation and Activity. As Google’s Head of Operations, Susan managed a high performing global team responsible for extracting customer insights to support merchants and consumers across multiple product platforms. Most recently, Susan effectively scaled operations 300x at Minted.com, a social commerce start-up. Susan begins every day with excitement over launching innovative new products relevant to the Plum District mom, and continuing to drive consumer loyalty to grow the business.
Susan received her BA from Harvard University and her MBA from Harvard Business School.
Jennifer Nuckles is the Chief Marketing Officer of Plum District. Jennifer fuels her passion for consumer insights by leading initiatives to understand the Plum District mom and offer irresistible finds that she both loves and needs.
Jennifer began her career in management consulting, where she advised some of the world’s largest consumer brands. She then spent a decade in brand management as a Global Business Lead at The Clorox Company, managing business portfolios and marketing well-known household products to moms and families. Most recently, Jennifer was the Global Head of Brand and Innovation at Tria Beauty, an ecommerce health and beauty start-up. Jennifer is inspired by Plum District’s commitment to deliver high-quality inspirations to busy, highly-involved moms. She strives to deliver on this mission each and every day by always beginning with the Plum District mom in mind and offering her the products and information she craves.
Jennifer received her BA from the University of California at Berkeley and her MBA from Harvard Business School.
Rick leads the Sales and Business Development team at Plum District with 4 years in the mom-commerce space and 13 years in sales leadership with media companies like Classified Ventures and Knight Ridder. Rick lives in San Francisco and when not at work can be found exploring SF's culinary scene or at the beach with his dog Tucker.
Jorge Chang is the Vice President of Engineering at Plum District. He has extensive experience building state-of-the-art consumer web and mobile applications, with focus on user experience and scalability.
Jorge began his career in the enterprise software sector, where he built financial risk management, supply chain management and database encryption software. Then, for six years, he held engineering leadership positions at SugarSync and Telenav, where he was responsible for product development, architecture and hiring. At Sharpcast, he led the web team in building photos and file sync products, with half a million subscribers, managing 50 million files. At Telenav, he led the Android and Blackberry mobile teams, whose GPS navigation apps had over 10 million paid subscribers. Most recently, he was the CTO at Spotivate, a web community where parents can find exciting enrichment activities for kids.
Jorge received his B.Math in Computer Science from University of Waterloo.