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Damien Hoffman, CEO & Co-Chairman
Get to know our CEO &
Co-Chairman, Damien Hoffman
Damien Hoffman | CEO & Co-Chairman: After graduating early with honors from Duke University, Damien raised private equity with friends during the late Nineties to launch a successful start-up. He went on to work for boutique sports investment bank Inner Circle LLP, where he worked on the sale of the NBA franchise New Jersey Nets to Brooklyn real estate development firm Forest City Ratner Companies. Damien also graduated with honors from the University of Miami School of Law as a Dean’s Merit Scholar. He clerked at the Florida Supreme Court for the Honorable Justice Kenneth Bell and Central Staff. Damien appears on Yahoo! Finance, Fox Business Network, and has spoken at elite institutions such as Harvard and Duke.
Derek Hoffman, President & Co-Chairman
Get to know our President &
Co-Chairman, Derek Hoffman
Derek Hoffman | President & Co-Chairman: Derek is a regular contributor to CNNMoney. In 2012, Forbes named him #1 on their list of Top 10 Social Media Influencers on Wall Street. Derek has handled media investment and tactical strategy planning for Procter & Gamble and Gillette’s national asset portfolio. He has also worked in private wealth management for Morgan Stanley. Derek graduated early from the University of Michigan’s world-class economics department.
Sarah Martin, CFO
Get to know our CFO,
Sarah Martin | CFO: After graduating in accounting from Emory University in Atlanta Georgia and receiving her CPA license, Sarah worked at Ernst and Young where she had the pleasure of learning and helping small Angel and VC backed companies grow and prosper all the way to several IPO's. She then took to her own entrepreneurial heart and became the CFO of a small diagnostic healthcare laboratory where she provided strategic financial leadership helping the company to quadruple revenue, increase profitability and complete several acquisitions resulting in a significant increase in shareholder value and successful sale transaction. Ultimately, the entrepreneur in Sarah was drawn to The Cheat Sheet, where she oversees all financial aspects of the company.
Tracy Sigler, COO
Get to know our COO,
Tracy Sigler | COO: Tracy is a veteran of several start-ups including the popular financial media company The Motley Fool, where he worked for eight years in a variety of roles. As Vice President of Web Operations, he and his team were responsible for the performance and profitability of Fool.com.
Newsroom AdminI manage admin and support, and I'm so dedicated to my job that I think we should have a presence on Mars, too. (There is actual water flowing now!)
Sports WriterI enjoy the finer things in life, such as power naps and Netflix binges. When I'm not writing about sports, I'm dreaming about pizza.
Entertainment Senior EditorI'm an amateur gardener who likes to waste his time tending a small vegetable garden that is regularly harvested by the local deer population.
People Ops ManagerI thrive on making strong connections with people of all backgrounds, baking vegan cookies and exploring the mountains in CO!
Money & Career Senior WriterWhen I'm not thinking about finance strategy, you can find me wake surfing or paddleboarding at the lake!
Media BuyerI'm a media buyer who enjoys cooking vegan food, hiking every week, and photography.
Entertainment WriterJust your average wanna-be superhero who dresses like Jessica Jones, cracks witticisms like Veronica Mars, and (wishes she could) kick butt like Buffy Summers. I write and edit by day, and watch inordinate amounts of TV by night.
Web DeveloperI enjoy the complex puzzles of programming, the challenge of video games, and the worldly experience of other cultures.
Culture WriterIf I'm not reading or writing about the latest in tech, you can find me exploring small Southern towns or watering my jungle of houseplants.
Accounting ManagerAfter a day of counting beans and looking for the missing penny, you can find me on my Harley searching for the perfect winding road.
CPOWhen I'm not optimizing our awesome company culture, I'm creating one at home with my two little girls!
Sports Senior EditorA dinosaur enthusiast, movie buff, and EDM fanatic, I'm a lover of obscure pop culture in all its forms.
Health & Fitness Senior EditorI'm a grammar and spelling fanatic, who enjoys skiing, yoga, and fat cats.
Content Communications ManagerI'm a research addict who is allergic to cold weather, loves photography, and believes the best experiments involve baking.
Money & Career Associate EditorWhen I'm not fighting the good grammar fight I'm probably playing fetch with my dogs, watching hockey, or trying to figure out my next DIY project.
Sports CPC WriterI love watching and writing about sports. Other passions include Star Wars, labor rights, reading, and The Simpsons.
Editorial Product ManagerI'm a writer and editor interested in personal finance, health care, and healthy living.
Senior EditorI'm a grammar nerd with a penchant for wearing silly t-shirts and going to concerts.
VP of DataI enjoy working with numbers but outside of work I avoid them as much as possible
Health & Fitness WriterI'm extremely passionate about nutrition, health and fitness, but I'm also a huge sci-fi nerd - Star Wars and Marvel consume about 70 percent of my free time.
Money & Career WriterWhen I'm not writing, I enjoy cooking, yoga, and reading. I also collect vinyl records and am eagerly awaiting the Twin Peaks reboot.
Quantative AnalystWhen I'm not coding, exercising, or surfing the web, you can find me at my local Starbucks or cinema.
Health & Fitness WriterRetired dancer and chocaholic, critiquing the in-arena music one hockey frame at a time.
Money & Career WriterNerdy about all things career and finance. When I'm not writing or blogging, you may find me hiding in the NC mountains trying to lose my WiFi signal.
Part-time Culture WriterI'm copywriter by day and a super mommy by night. In my three minutes of downtime, you’ll find me reading library books, experimenting with Paleo cupcake recipes, silently correcting other people’s grammar, obsessing over real estate, and laughing at my own jokes.
Sports Associate EditorWhether I'm editing content for The Cheat Sheet, hiking the Rocky Mountains, or making the perfect G&T, I pay attention to the details.
Sports WriterIf I'm not relentlessly researching and writing, I'm probably watching hockey and baking homemade dog treats.
Director of Organic SearchSurf. Skate. Sail. Music. Grill. SEO. Travel. Friends. Family. Not in order.
Money & Career Senior EditorI'm passionate about all things related to money. When I'm not writing, I'm quoting lines from Seinfeld and yada yada yada.
Newsroom AdminMy daily routine: Get up, be awesome, and go back to bed. Please take me as I am, or watch me as I go.
Culture Senior EditorI'm a writer and editor who's nerdy about words, a sucker for Sour Patch Watermelon candy, and a recent California transplant.
Money, Career & Health WriterWhen I'm not writing about personal finance or lifestyle, I'm thinking about where I'm going to get my next cup of coffee.
Ad Operations AnalystI'm a math nerd, I live to eat and I try to go to the museum as often as possible.
Front-End EngineerWhen I'm AFK (Away From Keyboard), I resume the role of Master Yoda to my two little Jedi Knights.
Culture WriterWhen I'm not writing about the latest in health & fitness, you can find me playing in the mountains and on the rivers of SW Colorado.
Health & Fitness Associate EditorTraveling and food are my passions. I love meeting people and trying new cuisine!
Entertainment Associate Editor & Content StrategistI'm an entertainment news junkie who can usually be found drinking coffee and hanging with my dog, Lola.
VP of ProductI like to find what's broken and fix it, including (but not limited to) typos, furniture, and beer menus.
Director of TechnologyI am an applications developer that loves to tinker with new technologies and think of ways to apply technology that will foster overall growth while bringing balance to the Force.
Associate EditorI love cars, art, music, and baseball. Other than that, I'm an incredibly boring person.
Sports WriterI'm obsessed with baseball and finding ways to waste less (hence the electric car beat), but a perfect morning at the beach usually makes me forget everything.
PT Back-End DeveloperI love solving practical, real world problems, especially problems with a larger positive social impact.
Culture Associate EditorI'm a self-proclaimed literature junkie with a penchant for vinyl records, dry humor, and all things French.
Front-End/Ad-Tech EngineerI love building software for a living but my free time is dedicated to my wife and son. They make my world go-round and keep me on my toes!
Celebrity WriterI strive to be Beyoncé therefore I write about her and her world as a celebrity writer.
Associate EditorMy life would be incomplete without editing, writing health articles, and swinging from the aerial silks at my local circus gym.
Associate EditorIf I'm not editing, I'm running a D&D game, looking for a cheap flight, or fencing.
Managing EditorWhen I'm not researching, writing, and editing all things related to health, food, and style, I'm usually reading, running, or baking.