Meet our Team

Rick Vargas

Principal Consultant

Rick Vargas is co-founder of Solomon Consulting Group, a marketing and technology services firm based in New York City. Solomon was founded to deliver expert services in marketing and technology in a world that’s become increasingly digital. Solomon bridges the gap between technology and marketing to optimize the operations by which a business goes to market.

Josef Katz

Principal Consultant

A for-profit education marketing veteran, Josef was employee #3 at StraighterLine where he grew the business to a $20MM/year. He held senior level management roles with Kaplan Test Prep and has consulted for reputable brands in education, including The Princeton Review, Golden Key National Honor Society and The Student Research Foundation.

Jay Sturgis

Principal Consultant – Marketing Automation

Jay has been in the Marketing Technology industry for over 15 years.  His experience started with deploying Marketing Automation platforms and processes before SaaS platforms evolved to what they are today.  Jay still leverages this foundational knowledge to implement MarTech system architecture models. 

Adnan Patni

Principal Consultant – Web & Digital Marketing

Adnan Patni is an experienced Front and Back End Web Developer with excellent knowledge of Marketing Automation tools, Responsive Web Design, WordPress, HTML, CSS, and Javascript. Adnan leads a team of talented developers and designers to provide world wide web-standards and services to achieve the best cross-browser user experience for his customers.