The Team

Donny K. Hall  CEO

Donny believes that SureSale can make buying and selling used cars easier and more enjoyable for everyone by first providing a consistent, trustworthy and easy to understand quality standard. SureSale Certified. Then real change can begin. Prior to SureSale, Donny built one of the largest direct to consumer marketers of vehicle service contracts in the country. He sold the company to Innovative Aftermarket Systems in 2017. Over his career he has been a key team member and leader of multiple successful consumer marketing businesses including LowerMyBills.com (sold to Experian), HomeLoanCenter.com (sold to LendingTree) and LeadPoint.com. Donny lives in Santa Barbara, California with his wife and two kids where he enjoys long runs and bikes in the mountains. He graduated with a BS in Advertising from The University of Texas at Austin and recently completed the Owner/President Management Program (OPM 49) at Harvard Business School.

Jeffrey Schwartz  President

President and CEO of Autobytel (NASDAQ: ABTL) and AutoWeb (NASDAQ: AWEB), Director of US AutoParts (NASDAQ: PRTS), Atrinsic (NASDAQ: ATRN), FreeShop (NASDAQ: FSHP), Mota Motors and eForceMedia; founder of SureSale Certified and startup CEO of AutoCentro, and Classified Advertising Networks; founder of Tailpipe Product Studio which has launched successful businesses to exit; corporate marketing executive at The Walt Disney Company, responsible for Fortune 100 marketing alliances; track record of capital raises in the private and public markets; multiple acquisitions and company exits and mergers; Outstanding Executive of a Public Company by the American Electronics Association (AeA), CIO 100 award winner, Deloitte and Touche FAST 50 award winner, and recipient of the American Business Award (the Stevie Award) for best new product launch; Bachelors, Masters, and Ph.D. from the University of Southern California; Directors College at Stanford Law School; avid trail runner, paddle boarder and student of Tai Chi.

Nathan Fish

20+ years as a product manager for a range of companies including: Commission Junction, LeadPoint, CitySearch, Citrix Online, and Sonos. Successful product launches and patents pending. Specializing in Advertising, Developer Programs/APIs, SaaS, and OAuth. A Pragmatic Product Management alum and a certified Scrum Master. Enjoys surfing, surfboard shaping, and CrossFit.

Justin Schwartz

Justin Schwartz is a Co-Founder of SureSale and is Director of Inspection Operations. He is responsible for overseeing all inspection related work at SureSale Certified Dealers, as well as the recruitment, training and supervision of SureSale’s field-based network of inspectors across the country. He is also responsible for the SureSale’s customer support. Justin takes an entrepreneurial, creative, and analytical approach to business. He has worked with companies in both the early and late stages of their lifecycle focusing on e-commerce and business development. Some of his experiences include working with companies such as Kazaa Music Service, Livestrong.com, USAToday, and WhipClip (now TVTime). Justin received a degree in Business Administration and Digital Entrepreneurship from USC. Some of his interest include traveling, surfing, and finding new “hole in the wall” restaurants.