Learn about our Team and Culture
We are a team of dedicated professionals, ready to do whatever it takes to make your business grow.
Chairman & CEO
As Chairman & CEO, Jason’s primary responsibility is the creation, communication and implementation of the organizations vision, mission, and overall direction. Jason focuses on the development of the strategic plan in order to advance the company’s mission and objectives. He oversees the daily operation of the company insuring efficiency, quality, service, and cost-effective management of resources. Jason believes in identifying and developing leaders that are capable of adapting to the ever-changing environment of the global marketplace.
Prior to IMMERGE, Jason served as President and Co-Founder of 2020 Companies. Under Jason’s leadership, the company realized unprecedented growth, generating revenue in excess of $300M in a four year period. This success led to the sale of the company to Golden Gate Capital and JP Capital in early 2008. Jason’s responsibilities included overseeing Sales, Business Development, Recruiting, and Training. Jason helped change the face of the direct sales industry through the negotiation of industry leading contracts with over a dozen Fortune-500 Clients such as Verizon, AT&T, QWEST, and TXU.
Earlier in his career, Jason was Vice President of Encore Marketing Group, where he built a sales force of over three hundred representatives across eight geographic markets. Jason started his management career at XO Communications, and continued on with MCI, where he built the company’s largest region for the Small and Medium Business division in Southern California.
Jason earned his bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Elon University. He and his wife, Lisa, reside in Denver, Colorado with their children Dylan and Emily. Jason enjoys the outdoors by running in the early morning and spending time with his family.President
As President for IMMERGE, Kristina manages current client relationships as well as seeking new relationships and opportunities. She works to create and maintain successful partnerships for both our internal and external clientele.
Prior to IMMERGE, Kristina was the Vice President of Business Development at Data Exchange where she developed and maintained relationships with some of the largest Utility Companies both domestically and internationally. Prior to Data Exchange she owned and operated Quick Response Outsourcing, a fast growing Third Party Verification company that delivered solutions to their clients that was years ahead of the industry.
She believes a great business is based on successful relationships which has been the basis for her developing strong and loyal relationships both internally and externally.
Kristina and her husband Raul reside in Denver with their 2 children Joshua and Jacob. The family are big sports fans and usually can be found at a baseball field on most weekends.COO
As COO of IMMERGE, Jason collaborates with the CEO on all aspects of the company. Jason is integral as he provides recommendations and advice management in making key changes and planning of company-wide issues and business decisions.
Jason believes “There is always a way” and instills this attitude across the organization.
Jason’s primary responsibilities include directing the Company’s Technology, Operations, and Quality Control divisions. Jason’s team will ensure our clients, our people, and our partners have accurate real time knowledge of their business at the click of a button through industry leading talent management and business intelligence systems so that they are able to make the best possible decisions in the most efficient manner.
In his most recent role, Jason was Senior Vice President of Operations & Technology at 2020 Companies, building and overseeing several departments, including Operations, Information Technology, Sales Leads Distribution, Business Intelligence, Facilities, Sales Payroll Creation, and Quality Control. He managed a multi-million dollar operational budget and led the development of software and hardware platforms for streamlining 2020′s operational processes.
Prior to 2020, Jason gained invaluable experience on the sales side in both SMB and Global Carrier sales, followed by stints in pre-sales engineering functions, which continue to provide Jason with an in-depth unique understanding of the needs of sales people.
Jason graduated from Elon University with a bachelor’s degree in Business Management and is a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer. The Florida Breast Cancer Foundation is a favorite charity along with those that help to save our ocean. Jason lives in Denver, Colorado with his wife Tish and son Zayden, and enjoys scuba diving and underwater photography.Senior National Consultant
Eddie Sardinha, a valuable Senior National Consultant on the IMMERGE team is primarily responsible for the development of our national sales force through the IMMERGE Independent Business Owner model.
Eddie has proven sales experience in the development and management of one of the largest outsourcing sales organizations in the country. His experience lies in multiple sales channels, including Business-to-Business (B2B), Business-to-Consumer (B2C) and Retail. His ability to motivate and inspire is undeniable and his sales teams were consistently a top producers for Fortune 500 companies like AT&T, Quill, Qwest, DirectTV and UPS.
Eddie has a talent for mentoring and developing sales leaders and is passionate about helping others achieve great success in the direct sales business. The combination of success and passion earned him many industry awards as Top Pacesetter, Consistency Manager of the Year, Most Profitable ICL Owner, Million Dollar Club and President’s Club.
Always a go-getter, Eddie had a successful career in professional baseball, where he played, coached and scouted for the Milwaukee Brewers, the Boston Red Sox, and the Montreal Expos organizations.
Eddie earned a Major in Business Administration and a Minor in Management from the University of Carabobo, in Valencia, Venezuela. He enjoys traveling with his family to South America and is fluent in English and Spanish.National Consultant
James Bonniwell, a National Consultant at IMMERGE, brings more than 14 years of experience in sales, sales management and executive leadership.General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer
As General Counsel, David is responsible for ensuring the Company’s legal compliance. David oversees the strategic risk management of the organization, manages the particulars of transactions and litigation, and collaborates with, and provides general legal counsel to, senior management.
David brings extensive corporate counsel experience to his position as General Counsel. Prior to IMMERGE, from 2009-2016, David served as General Counsel and Vice President at Highline Capital Corp., IWAPI, Inc. and Mobile Barriers LLC. Earlier, from 2000-2009, David served as senior counsel at General Steel Corp. and practiced law with a large Denver-based firm.
David received his undergraduate degree from Drake University and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Denver School of Law. He and his wife reside in Denver, Colorado with their four children. David enjoys everything the Colorado outdoors has to offer, coaching little league sports, and spending time with his family.Operations Manager
Caitlin Knoblenauch is an indispensable part of our operations at IMMERGE. She helped develop IMMERGE’s first online background consent forms, and created reports in PowerPivot. With her forward thinking, she’s also ready to help adapt tablet use in the field for our leads management systems to facilitate the company’s growth.
Caitlin’s goals include continued improvement in leads management tools so that every sales team will have access to and working familiarity with information resources that will encourage increased sales. IMMERGE likes that future vision, and is happy to have Caitlin’s help to make it come true.
Caitlin has earned a degree in Management and Marketing from the University of South Carolina. She worked in marketing in Virginia before moving to Vail and now resides in Denver, CO and is a valuable member of the IMMERGE team.National Consultant
Raul Valencia, a National Consultant at IMMERGE, brings over 13 years of leadership and management experience in the sales and customer service industries.
Before joining IMMERGE, Raul owned and operated one of the largest Third Party Verification companies in the US. This is where he found his passion for recruiting and developing leaders which many would later go on to assist with running the company. Since joining IMMERGE Raul has quickly used his leadership and management skills to develop some of IMMERGE’s top office owners generating over $5 Million in his first year.
His ability to see the best in people and build on those traits has created the foundation which his IBO’s have used to build their success with IMMERGE. His competitive drive has made him strive to always want more out of himself and the people around him.
Raul enjoys playing golf and coaching his sons in any and all sports they play. He currently resides in Colorado with his wife and 2 sons.