Life is precious. That time should be spent with loved ones, not worrying or being afraid of what’s to come. The Postage is a convenient, full-service digital platform that collects critical information and digital assets in one place. We provide peace of mind with unparalleled information security and planning services that guide people through difficult decisions and conversations about the end of life.
After-death care is time-consuming, expensive, and filled with painful emotions. The Postage helps families discuss death and dying so everyone is put at ease about the future. We help people handle their affairs with greater intention and personal control.
The Postage provides people a clear and straightforward way to organize their affairs so they can live fully now and feel more prepared if and when something happens. Our services provide people the opportunity to have hard conversations with their parents, partners, and children, especially in terms of finances, social media, and the future. We also offer unique messaging technology that allows people to communicate with their loved ones after they’re gone.
After witnessing how difficult it was to wrap up the details of a loved one’s life, Emily Cisek knew there had to be a better way. However, she soon discovered there wasn’t a single digital platform that could help someone simplify how they organized their life or stay on top of ever-changing data. It was then that she decided to create The Postage, a solution for people who wanted to manage their information and effectively control the aftermath of life.
Prior to founding The Postage, Emily was the Director of Sales at Integrate Agency, a full-service digital and traditional marketing agency, specializing in technology, energy, and real estate throughout Texas. With her extensive experience in leading, developing, and launching robust marketing and communication programs, she led efforts for a number of clients across various industries to build out their digital initiatives.
Emily received her BS degree in Business Administration from Bryant University then grew her professional career in Houston at Bounce Energy and Direct Energy as a Digital Marketing Manager, before spending several years in Austin leading a branch of Integrate Agency. Emily decided to headquarter The Postage in Houston, in an environment filled with energy and potential for growth.
As a successful serial entrepreneur and software developer, Ken Myers knows a winning business idea when he hears it. He’s built and scaled multiple technology companies from the ground up since 1999, with a specific focus upon consumer internet operations, marketing, information technology, and cybersecurity. When he learned that The Postage wanted to develop an all-inclusive platform that helps people organize their lives well before they need to prepare for the end of life, he was excited to share his talent for creating people-first technological solutions.
Before joining The Postage, Ken served in a variety of executive positions for leading online companies, including WhiteFence.com, CMN.com, and Mainline.gg. At each, he effectively combined his passion for consumer online security with a penchant for regularly exceeding sales projections. His companies have developed robust conversion platforms that also provide powerful and compelling user experience, complete with patents to ensure customer safety.
Ken has a Master of Business Leadership from Upper Iowa University, with multiple certifications in cybersecurity, software development, and technology services. When he’s not busy serving on The Postage leadership team, he’s a SAG actor and producer who also loves spending time with his wife, Jolene, and their three children as they enjoy Houston, TX.
As a veteran e-commerce entrepreneur, Robbie Wright has spent nearly 20 years using digital marketing to help companies acquire and manage customers to build and grow their businesses. An expert in conversion flow and user experience, he has been directly involved in two successful start-up exits, and currently works with more than ten growing start-ups or small businesses as an advisor or board member.
Prior to co-founding The Postage, Robbie led a team of investors in purchasing Austin-based Wellington Group PR in 2017, then merging it with Houston-based Integrate Agency in 2018, where he currently serves as the company’s CEO. Before that, Robbie was co-founder and CEO of Bounce Energy, a digital-first retail electricity provider founded in 2008. In 2013, Centrica (the British parent company of US-based Direct Energy) acquired Bounce. Robbie remained at Centrica for three years, running the Digital & Innovation Departments for Centrica’s suite of North American businesses and brands as Vice President.
Robbie has a BBA in Finance from the University of Texas at Austin. He lives in Houston with his wife and children, while splitting his time working in both Houston and Austin.