Our leadership brings strategic insights from diverse backgrounds to do the best work for our clients.
Ryan Pitylak has spent the past 15 years creating innovative methods to drive superior results from digital advertising. As the CEO of Unique Influence, a leading social media agency, he leads his team to excellence by merging creative advertising techniques with a data-driven and iterative approach. By constantly working to surpass established advertising methods and creative best practices, Ryan delivers ROI-focused results for high-velocity companies. Previously to Unique Influence, Ryan managed a team at ProfitFuel (Yodle) who provided SEO and PPC services to over 10,000 businesses. Ryan also founded and served as the President of Excellent Suggestion, a demand generation consulting company, where he provided internet marketing consulting services to some of the most successful consumer-based online businesses in Austin, including HomeAway.com. Ryan received his BA in Philosophy and Economics and MBA from the University of Texas at Austin.
Chantal Pittman's career spans 18 years in consulting, venture capital and the start-up world. This allows her to bring a unique sense of organization, urgency and results-orientation to managing projects for our clients and gives her an ability to dive into any business to help improve their overall online presence, product suite, marketing and brand position. Chantal started her career consulting for Cap Gemini where she worked in strategy, marketing and operations projects for major multinational corporations. She subsequently worked in venture capital – performing technical and financial due diligence for start-up companies including early internet search company Inktomi, online gaming companies and online catalog retailers. She co-founded OnePoint Communications and io Lighting where she ran operations, finance and product development. Chantal received both her BS and MS degrees in Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She also received her MBA from the University of Texas at Austin.
Kaitlyn Czajkowski is a Group Director at Unique Influence, where she supports client growth in the health, wellness, and lifestyle space. Over the last four years at Unique Influence, Kaitlyn has worked with clients including Zappos, One Kings Lane, OXO, Nutrabolt, and Beachbody. Prior to Unique Influence, Kaitlyn worked at Engage in Washington D.C., where she managed paid social campaigns for a variety of advocacy groups and Fortune 500 companies. Kaitlyn enjoys partnering with client teams to build alignment and solve problems to ensure the greatest success in meeting business objectives.
Adam Gerber leads the team that is responsible for some of the biggest brand campaigns at Unique Influence, including our current work with HVCB as well as 1800Flowers, TripAdvisor, Vans, and more. He’s been a part of the Unique Influence team for three years and previously designed paid social campaigns for the American Red Cross, American Cancer Society and UNICEF as a strategist with M+R in Washington, DC. Adam understands the human, technological, and creative resources required to bring ongoing social media campaigns to life.
Travis Givens is the Technology lead at Unique Influence where he is responsible for integrating, training, and utilizing platforms to maximize individual effort. Prior to his current role, Travis built out the Entertainment team and leveraged Facebook technology partners to scale user acquisition for brands like Seriously, TinyCo, Ludia and more. Prior to Unique Influence, Travis created and executed strategy and managed search rankings for 1,500+ small businesses in the organic and local space at Profit Fuel.