Brand Thunder formed in April, 2007 to leverage the power of customization within the web browser and offer companies a compelling, patent-pending solution for creating a more persistent presence with their internet consumer. Brand Thunder has branded the browser and extended its functionality for some of the most recognizable brands in sports, music and the internet.
The mission is simple: Provide your fans and customers an immersive, engaging brand experience while they are AWAY from your website.
Patrick Murphy – Founder
Before founding Brand Thunder, Patrick was a product and program manager at AOL where he was responsible for browser distribution and video-search partnerships. Patrick’s background in web-marketing spans from Chase Bank to Swiss Re. He received his B.A. in Finance from Capital University.
Kevin Dwinnell – Product & Marketing
Kevin has over 15 years of experience in the online industry with AOL, CompuServe and Netscape. His experience in business, product and promotion management also includes positions at Hanna-Barbera, Liebert and Turner Broadcasting. Kevin received his B.S. in Marketing from George Mason University and his M.B.A. from The Ohio State University.
Ryan D. Miller – Business Development
Ryan has led efforts in technology, marketing and business development for business and non-profit companies including Assurance Group, Sapphire Technologies and Junior Achievement of Central Ohio. He is the currently Chair for the Heart of Ohio Tech Prep Consortium’s local board of directors. Miller received his B.A. in Psychology from Flagler College.
Mike Rogers – Software Engineer
While having a diverse background in web-based technologies, Mike has primarily focused on web application development. An avid supporter of web standards and open source, believing that sharing information pushes innovation, his experience includes open-source e-learning platforms and front-end engineering.
Michael Kaply – Software Engineer
Michael has been working on Mozilla and Firefox browsers for over ten years and can customize Firefox to do just about anything. He graduated from Southern Methodist University with degrees in math and computer science.