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About Us

We are the largest independent card-linked offer marketing and loyalty company in the country.  LuckyDiem designs CLO campaigns with the objective of acquiring new customers by analyzing the purchase history of a specific audience segment of our 200M+ debit and credit card users to convert likely buyers at scale.

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Andrew Landis

CEO & Founder

Founder of FotoLinks, pioneering online photo sharing business which was acquired by Photogra. Founder of EP Ventures, event photography business with highest per cap in industry. Senior Technology Analyst at Sony. Led digital media strategy including launch of Sony Online. Speaker on gamification, behavioral economics and MarTech. Andrew is passionate about marrying consumer behavior with technology. He enjoys live music, snowboarding and the beach. Graduated Duke and lives in Manhattan with his wife and three children.

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Andrew Landis

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David "Rev" Ciancio

VP of Business
Development

Rev brings with him more than 20 years of experience in digital marketing and business development. Most recently as head of marketing SinglePlatform, and in the past ten years, as the marketing director of Yext, and the leading sales exec at Cardlytics. Rev once held the auspicious title of Foursquare Mayor of New York City. Also, Rev is an “expert burger taster,” and pens hospitality and marketing tips for his thousands on followers on his social media channels.

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David "Rev" Ciancio

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Alan Buckman

VP, Sales

Alan is a highly accomplished Senior Executive, Consultant, and Board Member with over 30 years of success in media, broadcasting, and advertising. In his executive career, Alan has held leadership positions at the CBS Television Stations, Asian Media Group, KSCI-TV and Local Thunder.

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Alan Buckman

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Baker LeChance

Sales

Before joining LuckyDiem, Baker was the top performing sales rep for Yelp. No easy feat! Baker loves the hiking, food and good conversation.

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Baker LeChance

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Gary Kiena

Director of
National Sales

With over a decade of experience working in the CLO tech space, Gary has provided value to some of the most well-known brands in the retail and restaurant industries throughout his career. Having co-owned restaurants and a retail business, he personally has experienced many of the challenges faced daily by owners and uses that knowledge to cater best to his clients needs and goals. 

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Gary Kiena

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Brandon Xie

Manager, Brand
Ambassador Program

Brandon is a current student at Duke University, where he leads LuckyDiem’s inaugural Ambassador Program. He has notable experience in optimizing companies and websites through financial modeling, competitive analysis, and SEO. In his free time, Brandon can be found practicing cardistry, catching up on the latest soccer scores, and analyzing movie statistics.

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Brandon Xie

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Bryan Dunn

CFO

Bryan has primary responsibility for directing and overseeing all company financial/accounting objectives and obligations. He has over twenty years of financial, card linked offers and management experience, including an association with a Nashville certified public accounting firm. Bryan received his BS degree in Accounting from Lipscomb University and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA).

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Bryan Dunn

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Bill Van Pelt

Senior Engineer

Bill has 15-plus years of experience as back-end web developer with experience on high traffic sites and large enterprise clients, including three years at eMusic. Experienced with PHP 5 and OOP. Skills also include javascript with jQuery, CSS and HTML.

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Bill Van Pelt

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Serene Chan

Head of Marketing

A performance-driven brand marketing leader with an interest in customer engagement and acquisition through digital and emerging media. Has extensive expertise in building omni-channel marketing strategy while driving transformation and improving efficiency in paid and organic campaigns. Past experience includes DTC brands in video game publishing, subscription e-commerce and mobile app developers in the loyalty, ride share and sports verticals. Holds a B.S. from UCLA.

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Serene Chan

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To positively impact people's lives by moving billions of dollars to millions of people.

Our Mission

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What We Do

We’ve created the fastest growing card-linked offer platform that automatically puts cash into the wallets of millions of consumers whenever they shop, dine, and book hotels.  

Through our vision to democratize advertising for the benefit of people everywhere, we connect leading brands and retailers directly to consumers, driving customers in-store and online to purchase more often, spend more, and socially share the brands they engage with, creating new customer acquisition. 

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Our Advisors

Tom Burgess

Tom is a pioneer in the card-linked offer industry. He is the founder of four companies spanning 25+ years focused on advertising, fintech and data.

Aaron Shapiro

 

​Co-founder and CEO of HUGE (acquired by IPG) where he drives digital strategy for some of the firm’s largest clients, including JetBlue, NBC Universal, Pepsi, Target and TimeWarner.

Yu-kai Chou

 

​Gamification pioneer and international keynote speaker and lecturer among places such as Stanford University. He is rated #1 among the top 40 gamification gurus in the world.​

Fred Ehlich

 

Leader in the direct marketing industry. Lead several successful brand introductions at P&G. Ran VALASSIS direct marketing division. Owner, VALPAK Boston.

Laurence Goldberg

 

​Managing Director and Head of Global Technology Investment Banking, BARCLAYS CAPITAL. Held same position at Lehman Brothers.

Steven Hoffman

 

​Partner and Senior Analyst at HIGHLINE CAPITAL where he covers gaming and hospitality. Strong relationships and knowledge throughout the leisure and hospitality industries.

Stephen Humphreys

 

Loyalty and marketplace expert. Sold his company, CHOOSE DIGITAL, to VIGGLE (VGGL) in 2014. 

Lloyd Melnick

 

​Leader within the social gaming industry. Sold his gaming company to PLAYDOM / DISNEY. Industry blogger at http://lloydmelnick.com/.

Steven Schwartz

 

​President, News Division, DATAMINR; Managing Director, THOMSON REUTERS; Chief Digital Officer for WENNER MEDIA overseeing all digital for the company’s brands.

Ed Braswell

 

A serial tech sector entrepreneur specializing in Internet marketing, payments and data analytics solutions. Ed was the Founder and CEO of EEDO Interactive one of the largest Card Linked Offer (CLO) companies in the world which was recently acquired by Augeo.

Robert Levitan

​An entrepreneur who has spent his entire career building businesses based upon new applications of technology. Levitan has launched six companies, has had four successful exits and has raised more than $150 million in venture capital financing. 

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