Our values

  • 1

    Customers First

    Customers are key drivers of our product roadmap.

  • 2

    Always Be Learning

    We can't push the boundaries without growing our minds.

  • 3

    Have Grit

    When in the right direction, you just need to keep walking.

  • 4

    Embrace the Noob

    In learning, you will teach, and in teaching you will learn.

  • 5

    Keep Things Simple

    Enough said.


Our team

Matthew Berman

Matthew Berman

CEO & Founder
Matthew Berman

Matthew Berman

CEO & Founder

Matthew developed Sonar from a simple idea to a service used by companies throughout the world. Previously, Matthew was a distribution hacker & mentor at 500 Startups and a user acquisition expert at Break Media and Comcast. He's also a rails hacker and technology enthusiast, not to mention a dog lover (mainly of his dog).

Michael Makarov

Michael Makarov

Founding Engineer
Michael Makarov

Michael Makarov

Founding Engineer

Michael was the first engineer to join the Sonar team. Prior to Sonar, he was a javascript ninja at a San Francisco based dev consultancy, where he wrote incredible code for over a dozen clients. You can't tell from his looks but he has lived in Japan and speaks Japanese. In his spare time, Michael runs Comedy vs Nerds and jams out on his guitar.

Neeharika Bhartiya

Neeharika Bhartiya

Co-Founder

Neeharika Bhartiya

Co-Founder

Neeharika serves as Co-Founder and Head of Product at Sonar. Previously, she started a food startup called Simmr, was a developer at a dev shop and an investment banker (don't judge). She majored in Mechanical Engineering at MIT and has found that product has been a rather natural transition. Neeharika appreciates puns and all things cute.

Neeharika Bhartiya
Rebecca Yang

Rebecca Yang

Software Engineer
Rebecca Yang

Rebecca Yang

Software Engineer

Rebecca is a software engineer at Sonar. Prior to joining Sonar, she worked at Adobe on the Marketing Cloud team. Last summer, Rebecca spent 3 months as a digital nomad in Europe, but realized that her home (San Francisco) was calling her back. In her spare time, Rebecca loves playing board games and binging on Netflix.

Alex Wu

Alex Wu

Software Engineer
Alex Wu

Alex Wu

Software Engineer

Alex is very passionate about creating pleasant customer experiences, and making everything fit together nicely. He used to play video games too much, even as an adult. Then he got a girlfriend.

Rebecca Chow

Rebecca Chow

Customer Success Lead

Rebecca Chow

Customer Success Lead

Before Sonar, Rebecca worked at TRUSTe as a technical account manager, and did retention marketing at Demandforce (Intuit). She is a San Francisco native and enjoys going to Giants and Warriors games. In her spare time, Rebecca does Crossfit, snaps photos wherever she goes, and finds new music to listen to or tv shows to watch.

Rebecca Chow
Dylan Pulliam

Dylan Pulliam

Senior Software Engineer
Dylan Pulliam

Dylan Pulliam

Senior Software Engineer

Dylan is a Senior Software Engineer at Sonar. Prior to Sonar, Dylan developed web applications for government contractors in the D.C. Metro area. When not coding Dylan can be found making cheesy puns and playing text based games on high end graphics cards.

Sarah Hong

Sarah Hong

Product Manager
Sarah Hong

Sarah Hong

Product Manager

Before joining Sonar, Sarah moved to the Bay Area as an engineer before finding her happy place with product management. Her wealth of experience in online marketplaces contributes to Sonar's ability to support companies and teams of all sizes. Outside of Sonar, Sarah is an adventure-travel enthusiast, avid concert go-er, and full-time city dweller.

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Our investors

  • 500 Startups gave Sonar its first check, and both of Sonar's founders are 500 Startup alums. #500Strong
  • Quest Venture Partners led Sonar's seed round and has been a big believer in our vision from Day 1.
  • Twilio Fund knows our space better than anyone else, and came in with a set of tools specific to our business.

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