The industry-leading technology platform for affiliate referrals.

For our clients, this means over ten years of consistent evolution and updates to the AvantLink platform, rapid implementation of new tools and technology, and an unyielding emphasis on quality over quantity.

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Core Values

We're focused on working with established and up-and-coming organizations who see eye-to-eye with our core company values.

If these beliefs and values ring true to you, then we'd love to talk with you about partnering with us.


We believe in challenging standard practices and disrupting status quo technology solutions. We believe in leading and not following.


Operating in an honest, ethical and transparent way is foundational to our company. We can lead the industry and make it better.


We believe in being the best we can be; in continually improving; in being 10x better than our competition.

Quality over Quantity

We believe in working with quality clients that align with our values and beliefs rather than working with as many clients as possible.

Customer Service

We treat our customers as partners; providing the maximum value and doing everything we can to help them succeed.

We do not work with lead generation, adult content or gambling content.

Our Team

Innovation, quality and ethics are the principles we were founded on. Meet the team behind them.

Phillip Adamson

Integration Specialist

Phillip has worked in training, web development, and technical support for the last 7 years in the US and abroad. He enjoys traveling, reading, sports, and of course computers. He is happy to be able to work with such a great team and company as AvantLink.

Andrew Benton

Product Manager

Being an avid skier and mountain biker, Andy easily assimilated into the AvantLink culture. Initially with the Account Management team he optimized affiliate programs by utilizing an analytical approach and crunching AvantMetrics data. He now leverages his program management experience to continue the advancement of AvantLink’s renowned disruptive innovation.

Michael Bhanos

Product Manager

Michael has a wide array of experience covering sales, marketing, and product development. Over the last couple of years he's been an entrepreneur working on his own projects. Before moving to Park City, Michael lived and worked in Manhattan as a Sales Director for, AOL, and VEVO. Michael manages many of the processes that go into making the AvantLink product. He's involved with all departments and works with our clients to make sure that we're designing a product that exceeds expectations.

Stephanie Bolender

Merchant Integration Coordinator

Stephanie entered the affiliate marketing industry in 2010. As the Merchant Integration Coordinator, she has successfully launched over 500 new programs for the AvantLink Network. When not behind a computer, Stephanie enjoys spending time with her husband and son, running, camping, and watching baseball.

Larissa Bortz

Merchant Program Manager

Larissa has vast experience in the digital marketing space for tech companies and ad agencies alike. She moved to Park City from the East Coast in hopes of combining her passions for marketing and the outdoors. When not in the office she can be found skiing, biking, or playing on one of several soccer teams around Park City.

Jeremy Britto

Affiliate Account Representative

Jeremy Britto found Affiliate Marketing in 2015. Since then, he has been working hard putting his retail experience to work. If he is not in the office, you will find him enjoying the great outdoors.

Darius Carrick

Content Strategist

Darius is a strategic creative writer with a passion for turning ordinary content into actionable, engaging, and fun experiences. He is a poet, musician, runner, cyclist, auto mechanic, and adventurer in the off hours.

Scott Chaplin

Director, Business Development

Scott is a relationship builder with a broad range of business development experience. He enjoys trail running in the mountains and spending time with his wife and teenage daughters.

Michael Dodge

Director, Information Technology

Michael has been in software engineering and management for nearly 2 decades and is passionate about delivering elegant software, building brilliant technology teams and cultures, and refining development processes and practices. When not at work he loves spending time with family and is an avid mountain biker.

James Gragg


James has an extensive background in web and IT. He has a passion for the web, marketing, and all things technology. When not building cutting edge web services, James can be found traveling, tinkering, reading, and spending time with his family.

Trevor Hirst

Senior Software Engineer

Trevor enjoys beekeeping, homesteading, chicken husbandry, gardening, maintaining his orchard, installing his own solar, the English Premier League, DIY projects, teaching his kids, software development, the Oxford comma, and comma-delimited lists.

Jen Hudak

Affiliate Account Representative

Jen is new to the affiliate marketing world, but comes with extensive knowledge about building brand awareness through social media and content blogging due to her 11-year career as a professional skier. She is excited to help grow the new affiliate management department at AvantLink with particular attention given to content sites. When not at work, Jen can be found seeking out Utah powder on her skis or exploring Park City’s endless single-track trails on two wheels.

Vanessa Isaacson

Merchant Program Manager

Vanessa has worked in many political and marketing positions, which all had one thing in common: helping businesses succeed. Recently moved from Washington, D.C., she enjoys exploring the tons of activities Utah has to offer including snowboarding, mountain biking and her favorite: roller derby. She lives in Park City with her husband Brett and their pet tortoise Donny.

McCall Larson

Merchant Program Manager

McCall has a long history in the outdoor and ski Industry and enjoys all that Utah has to offer. From road and trail running, skiing, hiking, and more recently biking, she enjoys it all. After moving to Park City four years ago, she can now do all these activities right in her backyard!

Mark Kalbach

Director, Compliance

Mark has been involved in the affiliate marketing industry since 2007. When he's not at work he can be found spending time with his family camping, kayaking, trail running, skateboarding, and snowboarding.

Paul Kalbach

Founder & VP of Sales

Paul has a background in software development, sales and company building, having developed a popular retrieval reporting language and successful company around it early in his career. He has a passion for taking technology to the market, and has helped several companies grow to success.

Scott Kalbach

Founder & CEO

Scott developed the initial AvantLink network platform and then quickly transitioned into the role of CEO as the company took off and started its rapid growth. Besides his passion for building AvantLink, he enjoys mountain biking, snowboarding and spending time in the outdoors with his family.

Anthony Martin

Senior Software Engineer

Anthony has a passion for all things web and digital. Developing is a hobby, that turned into a career for Anthony. When he is not developing something new you will most likely find him in 1 of 2 places, a racquetball court or online playing StarCraft 2.

Dan O'Connor

Merchant Program Manager

Dan's online experience kicked off writing for way back in the early days before fat skis and the affiliate channel came calling soon after. Currently he manages programs for Rock/Creek, City Sports, and Northwest River Supplies. When not online Dan can be found on the water, in the mountains, or in his garden!

Christopher Owens

Support Manager

Owen's passion for technology is only surpassed by his passion for working with people. His 10+ years of expertise in the IT industry make him a world-class support manager, capable of crafting creative solutions to today's convergent issues. He has a certain "savoir faire" when it comes to applied technology solutions for business. Outside of the office, you'll likely find Owen at the coffee shop or hiking local trails — with his acoustic guitar or ukulele, of course!

Matt Robinson

Merchant Program Manager

Matt found the affiliate marketing world in 2013 while attending Utah State University. He's managed top notch programs for outdoor retailers and loves working with the awesome people in the affiliate/outdoor industry. When he's not "affiliatizing" the world you'll find him with his family, outside, on a basketball court or eating.

Janae Sanders

Accounting and HR

Janae brings a broad background of business and best practice experience to the AvantLink team. She enjoys football Sundays, time with family and friends, and snuggles with her 7 lb Chihuahua, Bruno.

Jess Skrypek

Affiliate Team Lead

Jess first found affiliate marketing in 2012 and has traveled across the country to continue her experience with the AvantLink team. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, mountain biking and snowboarding.

Rylea Sloat

Affiliate Account Representative

Rylea has a diverse background in digital marketing, account management and sales. She has found a passion for the online marketing space and continues to grow her skills here at AvantLink. If not hiding behind a laptop, you can find her hiking, traveling or testing to see how many Netflix episodes she can watch in a single sitting.

Blake Stevens

Support Technician

Blake is a self proclaimed Kung Fu movie expert. When he isn't watching movies, Blake can be found on his computer developing and studying new web technologies. You might also find him immersing himself in science fiction media or Japanese language and culture. Sometimes he draws, wakeboards, or takes pictures.

Jon Stoddart

Lead Software Engineer

Jon found a love for computers at a young age and has worked in IT since 2005. Outside of coding awesome things, he enjoys time skiing and playing sports.

Ali Ursulich

Support Technician

Since Ali was a child, she has harbored a fascination with computers and the way they affect the world. After taking a detour into the world of opera, she found her way back to technology, where she is happily ensconced to this day. On her own time, she likes music, art, history, and breaking things so she can put them back together!

Chad Waite

Marketing Manager

Chad first got involved in the affiliate space in 2010 as an AvantLink network rep and has strived for affiliate world domination ever since. Besides online marketing, he enjoys trail running, spending time with his wife and son, any movie with Harrison Ford, and the "Random Article" button on Wikipedia.

Adam Weber

Senior Software Engineer

Adam has been writing code since he was very young. It all started with graphing calculators, then quickly escalated from there to servers, web browsers, phones and just about everything else under the sun that inconveniences electrons for our convenience or entertainment. Today he enjoys solving interesting problems, spending time with his family, absurdist humor and describing himself in the third person.

Lacy Welch

Event Manager

Lacy jumped in to the Affiliate Marketing world headfirst in early 2013, handling all of AvantLink’s HR and accounting needs for the United States, Canadian, and Australian networks. Her love and passion for the annual AvantExpo has led to an exciting transition into Event Management for AvantLink. Lacy's background in environmental education and love for the outdoors makes her a great fit with the AvantLink family. She also loves camping, hiking and snowboarding with her "other" family when she’s not planning the next AvantLink event.

Kyle White

Merchant Program Manager

Having gained valuable experience with top brands in affiliate merchant program management, as well as publisher program management, Kyle thrives in creating analytical and creative strategy solutions for merchants at AvantLink. Some of Kyle’s favorite things include; traveling, sports, photography, and just about anything with cinnamon and sugar on it.

Leslie White

Director, Program Management

Leslie began her career with traditional marketing in TV, Radio and Print. Moving to digital marketing she was immediately hooked by the accurate tracking in this medium. From the Merchant side to Lead Generation, Leslie's path went full circle to where she continues her passion for marketing with integrity.

Milind Zodge

Senior Data Architect

Milind is an expert in information technology and passionate about using data to create successful business strategies. Milind has 20+ years of software development experience with a solid history of effective integration and exceptional project management. He has led many successful projects developing, executing, and analyzing practical architectures that combine big data with enterprise data warehouses.


Don't just take our word for it. Here are some recognitions we've received.

Utah Fast 50

Utah Business – 2014

Recognized as one of the 50 fastest growing companies in the state.

Utah 100 Fastest Growing

MountainWest Capital – 2014

Recognized as one of the top 100 fastest growing companies in the state, determined from thousands of companies representing all industries.


mThink – 2013

Surveyed as one of the top 10 leading affiliate networks.

Best Network

ABestWeb – 2012

Voted on by the internet's largest online affiliate marketing community.

Utah 100 Fastest Growing

MountainWest Capital – 2011

Recognized as one of the top 10 fastest growing companies in the state, determined from thousands of companies representing all industries.

Inc. 500/5000

Inc. magazine – 2011

Recognized as one of America's fastest-growing entrepreneurial businesses in the "Advertising and Marketing" industry.

Utah Fast 50

Utah Business – 2011

Recognized as one of the 50 fastest growing companies in the state.

Inc. 500/5000

Inc. magazine – 2010

Recognized as one of America's fastest-growing entrepreneurial businesses in the "Advertising and Marketing" industry.


mThink – 2010

Surveyed as one of the top 10 leading affiliate networks for performance marketing.



We're laser-focused on having the best technology and customer service in the industry. We're headquartered in Utah and have offices in Park City and Sandy. We are an independent, privately owned company.

If you're a smart, talented and driven individual looking for fun, fast and stimulating work where your contributions make a difference, then you'll love working here.

We turn great ideas into great products and services quickly.

What we offer

  • A fun and sane work environment.
  • Ski Utah Gold company passes.
  • Exciting feel of a startup with the stability of a large company.
  • Amazing staff of marketing and technology professionals.
  • Competitive salary.
  • Flexible work hours.
  • IRA with company matching.
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance.
  • Drinks, snacks and gourmet coffee (no Folgers here!).
  • 3 to 5 weeks paid vacation and holidays.

How to apply

Email a resume and cover letter to and show us what you've got.

Openings is looking for an Affiliate Account Representative to support the top affiliates in the network at a high level. This person will assist the Affiliate Department by pulling reports, analyzing affiliate performance and providing strategy and best practices.

Qualified applicants should have a strong understanding of Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. The Affiliate Account Representative will report to the Affiliate Team Lead.


  • Pull affiliate reporting monthly.
  • Analyze and provide in-depth recommendations to affiliates.
  • Communicate with affiliates via email, phone and face-to-face.
  • Recruit new affiliates to the AvantLink affiliate network.
  • Assist the Affiliate Department as projects and tasks as needed.


  • 0-2 years of marketing or affiliate marketing.
  • Full understanding of Excel, including VLOOKUPS and pivot tables.
  • strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Ability to learn quickly and adapt to a rapidly changing Internet company environment.
  • Ability to multi-task.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Must be a team player but have the ability to work independently. is currently hiring for the position of in-house Affiliate Program Manager in our Park City, Utah office. This individual will handle the day-to-day management of merchant Affiliate programs using our managed solution service level.

Qualified applicants should have a minimum of 1+ years Affiliate program management experience and strong Internet, writing and verbal communication skills. This person will act as liaison between merchant clients using our managed solution, and the Affiliate marketers who drive traffic and sales to these merchants. Relationship building skills and the ability to analyze program performance, and suggest opportunities for growth are required.


  • 1+ years Affiliate program management experience.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Strong communication skills (email, phone, person-to-person).
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Should be comfortable working with web based software platforms.
  • Some experience with HTML and web technology preferred.
  • Ability to learn quickly and adapt to a rapidly changing Internet company environment. is looking for an Account Representative to support our top merchant and publisher clients at a very high level. This person will be the primary contact point for our top clients and will work with them to analyze performance, make ongoing strategy and best practice recommendations, and to ultimately help them grow sales and be more effective.

Applicants should have experience with account management and have strong written and verbal communication skills. Experience with affiliate marketing is preferred but not required.


  • 2+ years Account Management Experience.
  • Strong Analytical Skills.
  • Strong communication skills (email, phone, person to person).
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Should be comfortable working with web based software platforms.
  • Some experience with HTML and web technology preferred.
  • Ability to learn quickly and adapt to a rapidly changing Internet company environment.

We're looking for an experienced, high-level PHP software engineer to join our technology team that is responsible for all stages of engineering and supporting our high-traffic SaaS platform.

As an engineer working on our technology team, you'll be part of the team responsible for building and maintaining the platform.

You'll be responsible for the implementation of innovative, elegant code and will be a key player in building new products, new features and platform improvements. You'll work to refine our platform software and processes to perfection.


  • Experience working in a high-availability web operations environment.
  • Deep proficiency with PHP.
  • Proficiency with JavaScript, CSS and HTML.
  • Proficiency with MySQL.


  • Proficiency with Linux.
  • Proficiency with Apache.
  • Experience using Amazon Web Services.
  • Experience using Memcached or Redis.