MailMonitor team


MailMonitor was founded in 2010 by Jay Wadley with the goal of providing advanced, actionable analytics to email marketers and email service providers. With a background in both email marketing and data analysis, and a relentless passion for high-level email campaign performance, the MailMonitor team has quickly become a trusted partner for global marketers and email service providers.

Why we’re different

We’re the only deliverabilty provider that gets you started in minutes. No setup fees, long-term contracts or endless meetings and phonecalls.

Meet the team

Chris Maeda

CEO / Director of MailMonitor

About Chris
A former computer systems researcher, Chris has specialized in marketing and CRM technology for over 20 years. Chris began his relationship with MailMonitor as an early stage investor, supporting MailMonitor’s vision of providing actionable email analytics through ambassadorship and technology consulting. Chris also founded Brick Street Software , based in Toronto by way of New Hampshire. Upon the passing of the MailMonitor’s Founder, Jay Wadley, Chris assumed the helm and is now focused on driving the success of the company through industry leading product features and customer support.

Adrian Patel

VP of Growth and Sales

About Adrian
As an entrepreneur with ten years experience, Adrian knows that the most important value-adds are connection and novelty. As VP of Growth at MailMonitor, he shows businesses and individuals how to get their message into the inbox of their customers. As founder of tech startup, ZenPhone, he connects businesses with potential international customers by making their phone number appear local online and eliminating the international calling cost barrier. Adrian lives in Sedona, Arizona and can often be found out and about dealing out free business advice to his barista and Uber drivers, he’s rock climbing, wanderlusting, weight training and pontificating about technologies.

Rebecca Downing

VP of Product and Marketing

About Rebecca
  Having established herself as a designer, published writer, entrepreneur and philanthropist, Rebecca’s passion and experience has made her an expert in the field of online usability and marketing over the course of the past 17 years. Working with industry leaders such as Match.com, imc2 and the Dallas Morning News, she has been on the forefront of online product development trends, and the evolution of social media and digital marketing. Rebecca now brings her talents to MailMonitor with a laser focus of continually improving and optimizing our suite of tools and services. In her spare time she is a die-hard University of Texas fan, a published author and blogger, artist, and serves as the Founder and President of Suburban Shoulder, a non-profit focused on supporting single parents.  

Associations and Affiliations

As an industry leader, MailMonitor works hard to stay connected to the top minds in our field and to keep our finger on the pulse of innovation.  That’s why we are members of some of the most prestigious groups and foster an environment of continuing education for our team and our clients.