Meet the Team

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Steven Pope


Steven built this agency to help clients grow on Amazon. After serving on the corporate side as a marketing manager and eCommerce director for nearly a decade, word of mouth spread about his ability to grow sales through growth hacking marketing techniques. There was so much demand that he created this agency, and word of mouth is still the only form of advertising the agency does to this day. Steven oversees marketing and sales. Steven is an eagle scout, has an MBA from Western Governor’s University, and a BS from Weber State University.

Team 1

Dustin Fenton

ACCOUNT Director

Dustin Fenton directs all operations at MAG. Graduate of the University of North Georgia, with a Bachelor of Science in Political Science and a Minor in Business Administration. Dustin got his start in eCommerce while working for a local textbook company when enrolled in school, and through this job he advanced to their Director of eCommerce and acquired a solid background in Amazon Seller Central account management. Dustin has interests in hiking, storm chasing, creating internet forum communities, and small business enterprise. His experience will be beneficial in assisting clients with their wide array of business needs. 

Team 2

Merima Makelja

Creative Director, Account Manager

Merima directs all Creative at MAG, and helps oversee all paid media. Merima has a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from the University of Georgia. She is proficient in C++, Java, HTML, CSS, Javascript, and adds some technical prowess to the MyAmazonGuy team. Before joining MyAmazonGuy, Merima tutored coding,  boolean algebra, and computing theory. She is a Zell Miller Scholar and a Grace Hopper Student Scholar.

Team 3

Brent Hopkins

Amazon Account Manager

Brent has been working in eCommcerce since 2010 and is an Amazon Seller Central Expert. He began by working for a small online store on eBay then moved onto work for much larger sellers and dealerships on Amazon, handling large inventories with thousands of auto parts. He also has a degree in Film & Video from Georgia State University and on the weekends, DJs and audio engineers.

Team 4

Tom Ha

Amazon eCommerce Specialist

Tom has a Degree in Enterprise Systems – Information Technology from Georgia Gwinnett College. He has a knack for creative design, UX, trouble shooting Amazon problems, and growing sales. Tom has a love for League of Legends as an expert rated player who streams.


Team 5

Daniel Lee

Amazon eCommerce Specialist

Daniel has been with My Amazon Guy since 2018 and is our European Seller Central expert. Daniel got his start in eCommerce side-hustling limited edition clothing on various marketplaces. He’s worked for several retailers, is an eagle scout, and is currently finishing a Computer Science degree at Western Governor’s University.

Team 6

Cory Ray

Amazon Ecommerce Specialist

Cory is our leading Vendor Central expert. Having worked in warehousing previously he understands pain points behind many logistics. Cory has managed millions of dollars in sales for clients through PPC, SEO, and more. Cory is currently finishing a Bachelor’s Degree in Software Engineering at BYU-Idaho.

Team 7

Sydney Harries

Amazon eCommerce Specialist

Sydney is currently working on a business degree at Brigham Young University. She recently returned from serving a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Philippines where she learned how to speak Tagalog. 
Team 8

Trevor Wofford

Amazon Ecommerce Specialist

Trevor has earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Sport Management and Marketing from the University of West Georgia. Having five years of managing Amazon and various other Ecommerce accounts in previous roles, he is excited to bring his knowledge and skills to the My Amazon Guy team. Trevor is an avid coffee drinker, sports enthusiast, and enjoys spending his free time travelling to new places.

Team 9

Amaraja Lathkar

Amazon Business Analyst

Amaraja (Amy) has a Bachelor’s of Engineering degree in Computer Science from India. She completed her MBA in Supply Chain Management from the University of Houston.
She gained exposure to eCommerce during her MBA. With her passion for entrepreneurship, she launched her own Amazon store and gained experience in Amazon Seller Central. She loves working on all eCommerce platforms and always seeks to discover new and faster ways to accomplish tasks.
She is a culinary enthusiast, practices yoga, passionate tea-brewer, loves to travel and takes photographs along the way.
Dan Pope father of Steven Pope founder of My Amazon Guy

Dan Pope


Dan is MAG Founder Steven Pope’s father. Dan is a lifelong computer geek with a love for weather and has a BS in Meteorology from the University of Utah. He worked for over 30 years as a Television Meteorologist, and has loved learning about all things technology throughout his life. Dan has high business acumen and knows how to read data. When he is not busy, he enjoys flying his DJI Phantom Pro 4 Drone or fishing on his favorite stream or lak. He also loves to take semi-professional photos of landscapes, astronomy and weather events. Dan was a mid-distance runner for many years, placing second in the mile run at the Utah State High School finals track meet. He also plays basketball, softball, volleyball, and chess (but he can’t remember the last time he beat his son Steven). Some of his favorite things to do are going four wheeling in the backcountry, hiking, wilderness camping, traveling around the world, and watching a good movie. 
Team 10

Ian Bakes

Amazon eCommerce Specialist

Ian has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management from the University of North Georgia. Prior to working with My Amazon Guy, Ian gained experience in Project Management and Sales in multiple industries. He has a knack for growing sales, and loves to see his customers exceed their goals. Ian is excited to bring his skills to the My Amazon Team, and grow alongside a number of successful eCommerce experts.

Team 11

Dragos Underwood

Amazon Advertising Specialist

Dragos is an ambitious learner in constant development, with a big passion for technology. He has 4+ years of Marketing experience, and is a graduate from The Chartered Institute of Marketing – Marketing Level 4. Dragos is a strong team player who enjoys more challenging tasks. His motto is “well executed daily tasks will lead to huge progress every year.”

Team 12

Jason Mastromatteo

Amazon eCommerce Specialist

Jason earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from CSUF. He has six years experience managing Amazon seller central and other E-commerce accounts. He enjoys photography and film, and has a cat named Pancakes.

Team 13

Natasha Johnson

Amazon Ecommerce Specialist

Natasha is a recent graduate of Georgia State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Asian Studies. She has worked as an administrative assistant for DPR Construction, and she is excited for an opportunity to apply the skills she has learned to her new position at My Amazon Guy. She has been a Dungeon Master for Dungeons & Dragons, and spends a lot of free time in creative writing, dancing, and experimental baking, while also spending her free time studying Japanese.

Team 14

Brandon McKinney

Amazon eCommerce Specialist

Brandon is a lifelong hustler, reselling suckers in 6th grade. Brandon built a successful outdoors brand on Amazon, including reinventing the hydration backpack. Graduated from the University of Tennessee’s Supply Chain Management program and a veteran of the U.S. Army. 

Brandon is married with twin children. And in his my free time enjoys playing games like backgammon or poker. 

Team 15

Ben Tillis

Amazon eCommerce Specialist

Ben has a degree in Finance from The University of Texas at Austin. While working in investment banking, Ben taught himself how to sell on Amazon and now owns four private label brands that sell through Amazon and other marketplaces. Finding ecommerce and entrepreneurial work more fulfilling, Ben left the finance world to help others sell on Amazon. In his free time he enjoys live music, bike riding, and board games.

Team 16

The My Amazon Guy Team

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