Team

Brendan Cawley

Strategy, Marketing, Finance

Previously a financial analyst in the private sector, Brendan is the founder of Righteous Felon. He is familiar with startup growth challenges and solutions and experienced in manufacturing, packaging, branding, sales, and marketing. Brendan provides RTZN with a unique perspective and understanding of what is needed to navigate and succeed in a difficult industry.

Daniel Klausner

Sales, Development, Operations

Dan worked in data analytics, marketing, and media before finding himself in sales for a startup food manufacturer, TBJ Gourmet, and then going out on his own as an independent rep. He is a business development specialist for early-stage companies, with a keen eye for emerging brands, and runs RTZN's day-to-day operations.

Michael Cawley 

Accounting, Systems, IT

A business operations professional with 15 years of experience in manufacturing, logistics, and accounting, Michael oversees RTZN's books and manages its core systemic infrastructure. He is a partner at Vaughan Inc. and Righteous Felon.

Michael Barbera

Sales, CRM, Marketing

Mike is a seasoned sales professional with experience in both the food/beverage and technology industries. He drew from his four years as the Southeast Pennsylvania area rep for Victory Brewing to expand RTZN's customer base of beer shops and brewery taprooms, while implementing his technical knowledge to build the company's internal sales software stack.