Speakers

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    Rich Antoniello

    CEO | Complex Media

    Rich Antoniello has been CEO of Complex Media, the leading provider of style, entertainment and lifestyle content for young male taste-makers, since 2003. In 2007 Antoniello oversaw Complex magazine’s strategic expansion onto the web and fou... more

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    Keynote Speaker - Tim Armstrong

    CEO | AOL

    Tim Armstrong has served as Chairman and CEO of AOL since 2009.  In December of 2009, he took the company public on the New York Stock Exchange.  AOL serves over 200 million consumers a month and is one of the world's biggest consumers brands.... more

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    Keynote Speaker - John Battelle

    Executive Chairman | sovrn Holdings, Inc.

    John Battelle is the Executive Chairman of sovrn Holdings, Inc., one of the world’s largest ad exchanges. Prior, he was Founder, Executive Chairman, and CEO of Federated Media Publishing. John was also the co-founder, Executive Producer and Progr... more

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    Aaron Bell

    CEO/Founder | Adroll

    Aaron is CEO of AdRoll, the most widely-adopted retargeting platform with over 10,000 active customers. Inc Magazine recently named AdRoll the #1 fastest growing company in CA and the #1 fastest growing ad company in the US. AdRoll was also named a Best Pla... more

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    Misty Bergeron

    Digital Marketing Manager | Stride Rite

    Misty Bergeron is the Digital Marketing Manager for Stride Rite Children’s Group, part of Wolverine Worldwide Inc.  She is responsible for all aspects of digital marketing, including display advertising.  Prior to joining Stride Rite, Misty ... more

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    Dan Blasko

    GM, Data & Partnerships | Cars.com

    Dan is the General Manager, Data & Partnerships at Cars.com where he is responsible for the data strategy and audience targeting programs including Cars 360, the audience extension program sold to national, regional and local clients. Collaborating with... more

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    Angela Bostick

    Associate Dean of Marketing & Communications | Emory University

    Angela Bostick is a marketing and strategy expert with over 15 years of experience building and establishing brands in both the traditional and non-traditional arenas.  She has worked for such companies as Procter and Gamble, PepsiCo and the NFL in a n... more

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    Drew Breunig

    VP of Strategy | PlaceIQ

    Drew Breunig joins PlaceIQ after spending the better part of a decade crafting brand and media strategies for advertising agencies and their clients, including HP, Glaxo Smith Klein, EA, and Boost Mobile. Most recently, Drew used this adverti... more

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    Caryn Brouwer

    VP of Digital Strategy | Ipsos

    Caryn Brouwer is a Vice President of Ipsos ASI. In this role, Caryn leads a research team that specializes in helping clients understand how different media drive consumer engagement and brand performance.  Prior to joining Ipsos, Caryn held research a... more

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    Sean Brynes

    Founder | Flurry

    Sean is the founder of Flurry (http://flurry.com), the leader in advertising and analytics services for mobile applications. He is currently an advisor, mentor and angel investor in the San Francisco bay area. You can read hi... more

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    Denis Buchheim

    VP, Product Management - Display Advertising | Yahoo

    At Yahoo, Dennis Buchheim leads product management for programmatic display ad products and targeting, including Yahoo Audience Ads, Yahoo Ad Manager, and the Yahoo Ad Exchange. He has a dozen years of experience in online advertising technol... more

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    Will Campbell

    CEO & Executive Creative Director | Quantasy

    Will Campbell is President of Quantasy, the award winning digital and social media marketing group. Will’s expertise in creative technology, social relevance and progressive media has shown up as national brand programs for clients American Honda, Goo... more

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    Tommy Cheng

    VP, Strategic Marketing Science | Nielsen

    Tommy Cheng is VP of Innovation Solutions for Nielsen Content.   He is responsible for the development of research solutions to TV, theatrical and digital clients by leveraging custom research pra... more

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    Brian Colbert

    CRO | About.com

    Brian Colbert is the Chief Revenue Officer for About.com, where he oversees premium and programmatic sales, ad ops, sales development and yield management. Prior to joining About.com in October of 2013, Brian was Vice President of Mobile Advertising Sales a... more

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    Sean 'Diddy' Combs

    Chairman | Combs Enterprises
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    Kate Connally

    CEO | Goko

    Kate Connally has been building digital media businesses for focused demographic groups for over eleven years. She was instrumental in identifying the female casual gamer when she was running the first downloadable games business at Shockwave. Most recently... more

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    Pete Crofut

    Creative Platforms Evangelist | Google

    Peter Crofut, Creative Platforms Evangelist at Google, oversees a team of specialists who are focused on helping the creative agency community leverage DoubleClick's creative technology & expertise. He also oversees the development of Google's c... more

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    Chris Cunningham

    Co-Founder & CEO | appsavvy

    Chris leads appssavvy, a mobile advertising technology company, with the simple goal of disrupting brand advertising by putting people at the center, using context and timing as the drivers, and closing the gap on understanding intent. 

    Under h... more

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    Nate Daniels

    Director, Interactive Marketing | Roadside Attractions

    Nate Daniels is Director of Interactive Marketing for Roadside Attractions where he oversees all aspects of online marketing in support of the company’s film releases. Recent notable films include Matthew McConaughey’s MUD and the Academy A... more

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    Noah Elkin

    Executive Editor and Chief Evangelist | eMarketer

    Noah Elkin, Ph.D., is Executive Editor and Chief Evangelist at eMarketer, where he helps clients understand the latest digital marketing, media and commerce trends and the implications for their business. His reports, webinars and in-person presentations pr... more

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    Andrew Feigenson

    SVP, Digital Client Services | Nielsen

    Andrew Feigenson is SVP, Digital Client Services at Nielsen, a leading global provider of information and analytics around what consumers buy and what they watch.  In this role, Andrew manages teams that help media companies adapt to a world that is do... more

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    Eric Franchi

    Co-Founder | Undertone

    Co-founder Eric Franchi leads Undertone’s thought leadership program and media relations. In his role, Eric acts as the company’s main spokesperson, commenting on company developments and broader industry trends through the press, on speaker pla... more

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    Keynote Speaker - Soleil Moon Frye

    Keynote Speaker | Moonfrye

    Enthusiastic, spunky, and positive, Punky Brewster was the quintessential eighties kid. Years later, Soleil Moon Frye&mdas... more

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    Amaya Garbayo

    Associate Director of Analytics & Portfolio Solutions | Kellogg

    Amaya Garbayo is an Associate Director of Analytics and Portfolio Solutions at Kellogg. She is part of the Insights and Planning team for North America and leads the digital measurement strategies and analytics for the Kellogg brands including Special K, Ri... more

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    Jay Giraud

    Founder, CEO & Board Member | Mojio

    Jay Giraud is a passionate entrepreneur who believes in making the world a better place through technology products for everyday people.

    Prior to founding mojio in 2012, Jay led a team that built the world's leading vehicle-to-grid management sy... more

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    Dan Greenberg

    CEO & Co-Founder | Sharethrough

    Dan Greenberg is the co-founder and CEO of Sharethrough, the leading in-feed advertising platform. Sharethrough is a software company that powers in-feed ads for premium publishers and enables marketers to distribute branded content of all types at scale. more

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    Amit Gupta

    Founder and CRO | Inmobi

    Amit Gupta completed his undergrad from IIT Kanpur in Mech Engg. Growing usage of mobile phones in the developing markets inspired Amit to co-found InMobi in 2007. He aspires for InMobi to be one of the most successful internet product companies across the ... more

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    Holly Hamann

    CMO & Co-Founder | TapInfluence

    Holly Hamann is the co-founder and CMO of TapInfluence, cloud-based software that automates the creation, sharing, and measurement of social content marketing programs for consumer brands. She has helped launch six... more

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    Brian Harrington

    EVP & CMO | Zipcar

    As Zipcar's chief marketing officer, Brian leads our marketing and communication teams with the expertise of someone who is no stranger to the travel industry. Brian is a seasoned leader who is passionate about our ever-evolving efforts, including globa... more

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    Randy Hastings

    Associate Portfolio Director | UM

    As Associate Director, Randy specializes in integrated portfolio management for a number of high-profile UM clients, including Sony Electronics and Virtual Piggy/Oink. He brings a fresh perspective to his approach, having previously worked on a variety of c... more

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    Jamal Henderson

    Senior Brand Manager | Mountain Dew

    As Senior Brand Manager for Mountain Dew, Jamal Henderson drives consumer engagement for the brand. In addition to leading Mountain Dew’s digital and social media agenda, as well as its branded action sports property, DEW Tour, Henderson also over... more

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    Jeff Hirsch

    President | CPXi

    Jeff Hirsch has over 30 years of management and marketing experience including over 18 years in the digital space. Hirsch has worked in both start-up and large companies, boasting significant successes at companies such as AudienceScience – ... more

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    Keynote Speaker - Ryan Holmes

    CEO | HootSuite

    Ryan Holmes is the CEO of HootSuite. Thought leader, dog lover and serial entrepreneur, he has redefined the face of social media – bringing Twitter, Facebook and other social networks out of the dorm room and into the boardroom.

    Holmes has gr... more

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    Alex Jacobs

    VP, Group Director, Social | Digitas

    As VP Group Director of Social Marketing, Alex delivers innovative social solutions for a wide range of Digitas clients, including Taco Bell, eBay, Fitbit, Kraft, Mattel, and others. In his role, he also leads the Social Content practice for Digitas’ ... more

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    Gina Jorge

    Head of Multicultural Marketing | Honda

    Gina Jorge is the Head of Multicultural Marketing at American Honda Motor Company. In this capacity she manages multicultural advertising and marketing, which includes the creative strategy, media, internet and event marketing. She started with Honda in 199... more

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    Katy Keim

    CMO | Lithium

    @katykeim

    Katy serves as Lithium’s Chief Marketing Officer, leading all strategic marketing activities for the company including branding, positioning, communications, go-to-market strategy, and c... more

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    Justin Kistner

    Sr. Director of Strategy | ShopIgniter

    Justin Kistner is author of the 2013 Social Rich Media Benchmark Report and Sr Director of Strategy at ShopIgniter. Justin has been a well-renowned leader in social marketing strategy for over ten years with leadership roles at Spruce Media, a Facebook sPMD... more

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    Sean Knapp

    SVP & Chief Product Officer | Ooyala

    Sean Knapp is a co-founder of Ooyala. As Executive Vice President and Chief Product Officer, he oversees all products and engineering and helps define and execute Ooyala's technology vision. Sean previously worked at Go... more

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    Erika Lamoreaux

    Senior Group Manager, Digital Media | The Clorox Company

    Erika Lamoreaux is currently leading digital media strategy at The Clorox Company, with a key focus on driving digital innovation in the CPG space.  She manages all digital media efforts across Clorox brands, including display, SEM, SEO, video, e-comm ... more

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    Aric Lapera

    Executive Director of the West Coast | BuzzFeed

    Aric Lapera is BuzzFeed’s Executive Director of the West Coast. He opened up the San Francisco office building a sales team in the Pacific Northwest focusing on fortune 200 companies. Top accounts include Microsoft, Visa, Gap, Starbucks, and Levi&rsqu... more

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    Rob Leathern

    Chief Product Officer | Brand Networks

    Rob Leathern is the Chief Product Officer at Brand Networks. Rob joined BN when it acquired Optimal in October 2013. Rob was the founder and CEO of Optimal, whose real-time integrated audience analytics and ad buying platform is now the core of bn.ads, and ... more

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    Alex Linde

    SVP, Monetization | The Weather Company

    Alex Linde leads The Weather Company’s monetization efforts across all screens, overseeing the teams responsible for ad products, ad technology, and ad-supported creative services for The Weather Channel, weather.com ... more

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    Keynote Speaker - Bob Lord

    Global Chief Executive Officer | AOL Platforms

    As Global CEO of AOL Platforms, Bob Lord heads AOL's industry-leading advertising and technology arm, which reaches marketers and publishers in over 30 countries through Advertising.com, AdLearn Open Platform, Adap.t... more

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    Ronnie Lott

    Hall of Famer | 49ers
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    Keynote Speaker - Ronnie Lott

    49ers Hall of Famer | Keynote Speaker
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    George Manas

    Director of Social Strategy | Omnicom Media Group

    George Manas is currently Director of Client Strategy and Development at Omnicom Media Group’s Resolution Media. Specializing in Search and Social Media, George helps some of the world’s most recognized b... more

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    Marcy Massura

    North American Digital Lead | MSL Group

    Marcy Massura leads digital  for MSL North America. In addition she provides strategic counsel for P&G brands within the network. She has an extensive knowledge in digital tools, social platforms and specializes in powerful influence relationship m... more

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    Joe McCambley

    Founder, Creative Director | The Wonderfactory

    Joe McCambley, creative director and co-founder, The Wonderfactory, a New York City digital design firm. Dubbed by some as the ad industry’s “first digital copywriter,” McCambley was part of the team in 1994 that created t... more

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    Terry McDonell

    Former Editor | Sports Illustrated

    Terry McDonell retired from Time Inc. as Senior Editorial Advisor in 2012 after editing the Sport Illustrated Group’s magazines and website... more

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    Greg Moss

    Director, Social Strategy | Resource

    As Director of Social Strategy, Greg oversees the social media marketing initiatives for several of Resource's Fortune 500 clients, including Clorox, Gymboree, Limited Brands, Autodesk, Nestlé and Toys R Us. He’s also one of the anchor... more

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    Chris Muellenbach

    Manager, Programmatic Product & Yield | Condé Nast

    Chris Muellenbach manages programmatic product and yield at Condé Nast’s CatalystDesk. Chris joined Condé Nast from OpenX where he oversaw revenue performance and analytics for the supply-side platform while helping the upstart division ... more

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    Art Muldoon

    CEO | Accordant Media

    Art is CEO of Accordant Media, which he co-founded in early 2010. Accordant has grown to become the leading independent programmatic media specialist company, offering agencies and leading brands a powerful real-time audience-targeted advertising system tha... more

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    Keynote speaker - Ryan Nece

    VP and Co-Founder | StraightCast Media

    Ryan Nece is the VP and Co-Founder of StraightCast Media (fka, Gridiron Ventures, LLC). After entering the NFL as an undrafted free agent, Ryan became an NFL standout and Super Bowl Champ with the Buccaneers.  Following his seven year ca... more

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    Peyman Nilforoush

    CEO & Co-Founder | inPowered

    Peyman is the CEO and Co-Founder of inPowered, a company that discovers and amplifies trusted content to help brands educate consumers and drive sales. A media entrepreneur and visionary, Peyman, along with brother Pirouz, previously founded NetShelter in 1... more

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    Dave Peck

    Global Head of Social Media | PayPal

    An early champion of the power of social media, Dave has been active in online communities for more than a decade. The author of the book "Think Before You Engage: 100 Questions to Ask Before Starting a Social Media Marketing Campaign,&q... more

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    Jeff Revoy

    CEO | Viralheat

    Jeff Revoy is the CEO and president of Viralheat, the enterprise social media management suite. Revoy comes to Viralheat with more than 20 years of experience in Internet, Search, and Social at both early-stage and Fortune 500 companies. His past positions ... more

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    Julie Roehm

    SVP & Chef Storyteller | SAP

    Julie Roehm is currently the “Chief Storyteller” and SVP of Marketing for SAP.  In this role, Julie and her team are helping to humanize the SAP brand via the stories of their customer’s and their customer’s customers. Her team ... more

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    Sam Santarelli

    EVP | Brightline Interactive

    Sam Santarelli has been a player in the digital marketing industry for over 12 years. Since joining Brightline Interactive in 2007, he has provided creative direction and established business relationships that have helped cement Brightline Intera... more

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    Saket Saurabh

    VP Mobile and Founder of Mobsmith | Rubicon Project

    At Rubicon Project, Saket oversees Product Management, Engineering and Technical operations for Mobile. He came to Rubicon in 2012 through the acquisition of Mobsmith where he was a founder. Before Rubicon, Saket was a Product Manager at NVIDIA where he wor... more

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    John Schiela

    Co-President Converged Technology & Media | Phoenix Marketing International

    John Schiela leads Phoenix Marketing International's innovative Converged Technology and Media Practice. John’s experience spans f... more

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    Aleck Schleider

    VP, Data & Analytics | Videology

    Aleck defines and executes next-generation digital marketing solutions across key industry sectors. His scope of duties encompasses developing and marketing vertical based products for platform extensions, audience segmentation, targeting and offline ROI me... more

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    Andrea Scott

    Director of Digital Marketing | Gaiam TV

    Andrea Scott is the Director of Digital Marketing at Gaiam TV where she is responsible for consumer acquisition achieved through creating annual business plans and setting the strategic direction for online marketing strategies to achieve annual objectives.... more

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    Keynote Speaker - Matt Seiler

    Global CEO | IPG Mediabrands

    Perhaps because he came from the account and strategic sides of the advertising industry, Matt Seiler has been bucking existing trends in the media agency business since the day he joined UM in 2008 as Global CEO. Matt delivers differing perspectives on the... more

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    Greg Seremetis

    VP & Chief Content Officer | Petco

    With an extensive 30 year background in marketing  communications,  Greg is currently the VP, Chief Content Officer at Petco, where he oversees the strategy and development of all social, content and communications across the enterprise encompassi... more

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    Samantha Skey

    CRO/CMO | SheKnows

    Samantha leads sales and marketing activities as the Chief Revenue Officer/Chief Marketing Officer at SheKnows, a leading online w... more

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    Debra Smallman

    Digital Director | Kaberg Consulting

    Debra Smallman has over 15 years of media experience in both traditional and digital. Debra worked at full service media agency Quantum Media in New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles starting her career as Account Executive and working her way to Senior V... more

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    Danielle Smith

    Digital Corespondent | DanielleSmithMedia

    Danielle Smith is a former award-winning television news anchor and reporter turned digital correspondent, host, spokesperson, speaker and media trainer. She is the author of two books, Social Media Engagement for Dummies and Mom... more

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    Shane Snow

    Co-Founder, CCO | Contently

    Shane Snow is a Co-founder and Chief Creative Officer of Contently, a technology company bent on creating a better media world. A member of Sandbox Network and the Royal Society Of The Arts, Shane writes for WIRED Magazine and Fast Company, and holds a mast... more

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    Jay Stocki

    VP of Digital Services | Experian Marketing Services

    Experian Marketing Services has recently hired Jay Stocki as Vice President of Digital Services.

    Jay brings an extensive and diverse background in the digital industry, both as a business leader, entrepreneur and consultant. His most recent roles in... more

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    Gustav von Sydow

    CEO & Founder | Burt

    Gustav von Sydow is the CEO and founder of Burt (www.burtcorp.com), a Swedish big data integration and analytics platform helping media owners connect, analyze and visualize consumer and ... more

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    Lisa Tadje

    Director, Marketing & Communications | Rakuten MediaForge

    As Director of Marketing & Communications of Rakuten MediaForge, Lisa educates advertiser audiences about display media, including the latest products, technologies and innovations in that space. In this role, she's exposed to the display strategy o... more

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    Bruce Taragin

    Managing Director | Blumberg Capital

    Bruce has 20 years experience as a venture capital investor, entrepreneur, technology investment banker and corporate attorney.  Prior to joining Blumberg Capital in 1998, Bruce co-founded and held several senior management positions within technology ... more

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    Alex Terpstra

    CEO | Civolution

    Alex Terpstra led the creation of Civolution as a spin-out from Philips in 2008 and subsequently executed two acquisitions for Civolution: Teletrax in 2008 and Thomson STS in 2009. After initially working in the television content production industry, Alex ... more

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    Keynote Speaker - Jeb Terry

    CEO and Co-Founder | StraightCast Media

    Jeb Terry is the CEO and Co-Founder of StraightCast Media (fka, Gridiron Ventures LLC). He co-founded StraightCast to revolutionize the voice of the athlete and brings fans unfiltered content. His work can be seen on some of the biggest media networks in th... more

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    Erika Trautman

    CEO | Rapt Media

    Erika Trautman is passionate about the evolution of online storytelling. With successful careers as a writer, producer, editor, and director, she deeply understands the importance of story in any communication. Disappointed with online video's inability... more

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    Mark Trefgarne

    CEO & Co-Founder | LiveRail

    Mark is Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of LiveRail. In this role, Mark leads the strategic direction for the company; ensuring superior service for clients and a thriving work environment for employees. Mark is an active participant on industry pane... more

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    Nora Upalawanna

    Campaign Marketing Manager | Adobe

    Nora Upalawanna is a marketing professional with over 7 years of experience in both corporate and startup environments.  Currently, Nora leads worldwide marketing campaigns at Adobe where she focuses on customer engagement and membership growth strateg... more

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    David Veneski

    U.S. Media Director | Intel

    David is on the front line when it comes to spearheading Intel’s media initiatives in the U.S. region, across all media platforms.  During his 14 year Intel tenure, David has filled a variety of ... more

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    Adam Weinroth

    CMO | OneSpot

    Adam Weinroth is OneSpot's Chief Marketing Officer. With more than a decadeand a half of experience as a marketing executive, entrepreneur and internet product innovator, Adam brings numerous marketing leadership experiences to OneSpot. Most r... more

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    Gregory Wester

    EVP, Business Development & Research | Mobile Posse

    Greg leads all business development and research for Mobile Posse, the leading home and lock screen mobile engagement platform. Greg is a 25-year veteran in interactive marketing and advertising, with leadership roles spann... more

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    Brian Wong

    CEO & Co-Founder | Kiip

    Brian Wong is the co-founder and CEO of Kiip (pronounced “keep”), a category-creating mobile rewards network that is redefining mobile advertising through an innovative platform that leverages “moments of achievement” in games and ap... more

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    Ming Wu

    General Manager | Accuen

    Ming is the General Manager for Accuen, Omnicom’s specialist agency for programmatic media, in the United States. He manages the revenue-generating account management and programmatic media buying teams for all regions, and leads new business pitches ... more