Our Leadership Team

Jaime Siegel

CEO & Co-Founder

With more than 25 years experience of protecting and monetizing intellectual property, Jaime is a tenured executive and advisor to start-ups and global corporations alike. He is an accomplished intellectual property attorney who spent 16 years at Sony as VP of Intellectual Property. In that capacity, he was responsible for creating and executing licensing programs that generated hundreds of millions of dollars.

As a member of the Board of Trustees of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Jaime comes armed with a strong knowledge of the industries that FlipTix will be partnering with.

Jaime graduated from Clarkson University and holds his JD from Brooklyn Law School.

Brian Siegel

President & Co-Founder

Brian comes to with over 20 years of executive leadership experience in e-commerce, Consumer Electronics, Sales and Marketing. Under Brian’s leadership, Sony’s e-commerce business grew to be the 8th largest in the US. He also led Sony’s US Television business operations as well as heading up all of Lenovo’s North American Consumer Sales efforts. With 17 Patents, Brian is as innovative a thinker as he is a leader. As an advisory board member for both domestic and global start-ups. Brian has a demonstrated background in creating and scaling ideas into business opportunities.

Brian graduated at the top of his class from Binghamton University with a Masters of Public Policy & Statistics.

Ashley Carpenter

VP of New Business

Ashley comes to FlipTix with 6 years of experience in the
ticketing and live event technology space. She was previously the Director of Business Development at Front Gate Tickets, one of the leading festival ticketing and RFID access control providers. There, she managed deals and relationships for top festival promoters across North America – and in doing so, successfully generated millions of dollars in revenue for the organization. Prior to her time at Front Gate, she spent several years in the e-commerce space working in sales operations and analytics .

Ashley is a graduate of the University of Texas, Austin where she received her B.S. in Public Relations.

Helen Steinhauser

Director of Client Success and Business Analytics

Helen has over 5 years of experience executing across the entertainment and tech industries. She has the unique skill set of being equally comfortable with people and numbers which has led her to become a top generalist that can work across all teams. She loves to be outdoors and build businesses from the ground up.

Helen holds a MS in Sports Management from Long Beach State and a BS in Mathematics from University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee.

Lauren Oas

Director of Product

Lauren has 10 years of experience in project and product management primarily focused on web and app experiences for loyalty programs and consumer e-commerce. She has a special skill for facilitating communication and critical thinking between unfamiliar teams, especially when trying to align product function to business demand. An avid fan of music and technology, Lauren has an ideal perspective on building a customer-centric experience to surprise and delight FlipTix users.

Lauren graduated from Duke University with a BS in Economics.

Chelsea George

Director of Operations

Chelsea George comes to FlipTix from Front Gate Tickets as our Director of Operations. She was most recently a Senior Client Operations Manager running point on festivals with up to 69,000 attendees per day and brings a deep book of industry relationships. For nearly 5 years, she successfully led the ticketing and access control operations for festivals including BottleRock Napa Valley, Voodoo Music & Arts Festival, Rolling Loud Miami, RBC Bluesfest in Ottawa and Insomniac Events. Chelsea is based in Austin, where we are growing our team.  

She graduated from the University of Missouri – Columbia with a Bachelor of Journalism with an emphasis in Strategic Communications.