Tapad CEO Sigvart Voss Eriksen has nearly 20 years’ experience in digital advertising, including more than ten years of senior leadership roles within our parent company, Telenor Group. Sigvart joined Telenor Group’s Mobile International in 2001 and worked his way up through the company’s operating divisions, obtaining executive roles such as chief marketing officer (CMO) of Telenor Pakistan, Telenor Hungary, and Telenor Thailand. Sigvart also spent a year as a sergeant in the Norwegian Military while studying Russian language and history at the University of Oslo. He went on to complete his studies at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in 2001 with a graduate degree in business administration.
Dag Liodden is Tapad’s Co-Founder and CTO. Dag oversees all technological advancements for the company, including Tapad’s notable breakthroughs in delivering targeted advertising across platforms. Prior to Tapad, he was the co-founder and CTO of Giant Leap Technologies AS, the premier Business Mobility solutions provider in the Nordic region. While there, Dag managed some of the largest wireless enterprise solution rollouts in Europe. He began programming at 6-years-old and has a Master’s Degree in Science, Industrial Economics and Technology Management from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.
Dave Fall joins us with several years in senior roles at DoubleClick (including oversight of their Publisher products), he joined the Google team upon their acquisition of DoubleClick. From there, he served as COO of Clickable/SYNCAPSE, where he drove notable growth for the company. MBA in Operations Management, Rutgers and B.S. in Industrial Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute.
More than a decade in finance/accounting with both publicly traded/privately-held organizations; includes key roles at Sonic, Fleming and New York Mercantile Exchange. University of Central Oklahoma, B.S. in Accounting.
Joins us as SVP, Product in NY. She is an accomplished product management executive with more than fourteen years building successful digital advertising products. Most recently, she was SVP of Product at Medialets, where she led strategy and execution to build the leading mobile measurement platform, and acquired by WPP. Previously, she held product leadership roles at AppNexus, Vibrant Media, McAfee and Efficient Frontier launching successful, global ad platforms. Masters in Computer Science, University of California.
As employee #5 at Tapad, Kate oversees products that tell the story of device unification for agencies, advertisers and brands. Formerly Product Director at MediaMath and a Lockheed Martin Senior Systems Engineer. BS in Systems Engineering from University of Virginia; MS in eBusiness Technology from Carnegie Mellon.
Pierre Martensson joins as General Manager, APAC region. He comes to Tapad with robust leadership experience, having transformed, developed and grown global organizations. For nearly a decade, he ran operations throughout the APAC region, including in Sri Lanka and China (Oriflame) and inSingapore, South Africa, Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia and the Philippines (Lux). Most recently, Pierre was CEO of Brandbassador, a Norway-based influencer platform. At the same time, he served as a member of the Board of Directors at Zinzino and WebOn Group. Pierre is also the previous CEO of Eniro Norway, one of the leading digital search companies within the media industry.
Several years of business development, account, sales and advising experience. Joined us directly from YuMe, a premium video ad network, where he served as Business Development - Publisher Network & Platform Sales. BS Communication and Business Studies, University of Rhode Island.
Serves as SVP of Market Development for Television at Tapad. Marshall has worked at the intersection of television and digital for over a decade and launched the pay TV industry's first data management platform. In his current role, Marshall oversees Tapad's cross-device television products and partners. Prior to Tapad, he served as SVP – Product & Market Development at BlackArrow and held leadership roles at Microsoft Advertising, NBC Universal and GE. Computer Science and English Literature, Hamilton College.
Pål Høye, former lead at tech-renowned investment bank Goldman Sachs, has joined Tapad as SVP of Engineering. He brings nearly 20 years of technology experience to his role as Head of Engineering for Tapad, having delivered game-changing software to various industries for first rate business solutions. For the past six years Pål served as Vice President, Technology for Goldman Sachs where he managed engineering teams in the US, EMEA and Asia charged with building innovative, industry-leading technology platforms to enable strategic business growth. His prior experience also includes Global Program Management, Agile Coach/Thought Leader, Technology Architecture and Programming.
Lauren Laitman joins our Executive team as SVP of People with more than fifteen years' experience. Most recently she held a VP of People role for Collibra. Prior to that, she worked as an EVP of HR for Zeta Interactive and before that as an SVP of HR at Collective. B.A. in English from SUNY Albany and J.D. in Employment Law from Hofstra University.
Ryan brings more than 10 years of engineering and systems administration to the team. He joins us directly from The New York Times where, as Sr. Systems Architect, he was responsible for the design and implementation of their operating system, virtualization and storage infrastructure. He studied at Columbia University.
Come to us with more than ten years’ interactive digital sales experience. He joins us directly from Tremor Video where he started as Regional Sales Manager, eventually becoming VP of Sales - Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG). As Tremor's VP of CPG, Paul led the largest vertical category with $58m+ sales target (35% Y-O-Y growth) and managed clients such as P&G, L’Oreal, Merck, Coca-Cola, Clorox and Anheuser-Busch. B.S. in Business Administration, Rowan University (Glassboro, NJ).
Several years of solutions’ engineering, analyst and account management experience. Previously served as Solutions Engineer for Kenshoo where he assisted sales teams, presented custom-tailored product demos and facilitated the client onboarding process. University of Virginia, BS degrees in Finance and Management.
David, award winning graphic designer and creative strategist, joins us with more than 15 years' experience as VP of Creative Strategy and Operations. He comes to us directly from Tremor Video where he founded and led their Creative Department for nearly a decade, overseeing the innovation and production of their interactive video ad unit offerings. Prior to that he held comparable roles at Elle.com and Synergy6. M.S. in Interactive & New Communication Technology and B.A. in Mass Communication, Florida State University.
Joins us with more than 15 years' business development experience. For the last six years, Nilay was at Getty Images in a number of roles including partnerships, acquisitions, product development, strategy and served as Getty's representative at Life.com in the role of CFO. Prior to that, Nilay spent five years at DoubleClick leading corporate development. B.S. Economics, Finance and Management, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School.
Joins us with more than fifteen years' experience across mobile marketing, strategic partnerships, acquisition strategy, business development, media plans, project management, and product launches. Most recently, she served as Senior Director of Strategic Partnerships at iHeartMedia. B.S. in Communications, Georgia Southern University.
Joins us with more than seven years' experience digital media client services experience directly from Turn. During her five years at Turn, she worked with leading brands as an account manager before building out and running the east coast client services team. Previously, she was Lead Account Manager at Razorfish. B.S. in Applied Economics & Business Management, Cornell University (Ithica, NY).
Varun Gudiseva joins us as VP, Market Development, Analytics in NY with more than 10 years of analytical experience. Most recently, he served as the Sr. Partner, Director at Xaxis to oversee and run programmatic business across all devices and formats for Mediacom agency at GroupM bringing an analytical approach to media planning and strategy. Prior to his career in media, he worked in the financial services industry at Barclays and Capital One. Master in Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan
Joins us as VP, Finance. Most recently, Wes worked as the VP of Finance for LitteThings.com. Prior to that, he worked in accounting, finance, and operation functions at Marriott International, TheLadders.Com and Hbloom.Com. B.S. Business - Boston University & MBA - New York University.
Joined our team Directly from MediaMath where he gained years of account and yield analysis experience as Director of Yield - Adroit Digital Solutions. New York University, BS in Marketing.
Joins us directly from Offerpop Corporation, a B2B social media tools provider. As Director of Professional services there, he managed projects, products and custom development work for top clients. B.S degree in Economics & Finance and B.A. in Sociology, Bard College (Annandale-on-Hudson, NY).
Joins us our Sales team in London directly from Turn where he headed up Business Development for the EMEA region managing both new and existing partners across inventory and data. Following 10 years of media agency experience (six in the UK, four in Australia) he co-founded Volt Media, an Australian Video Network in 2011. After its acquisition in 2012, he brought the family back to the UK and took up the position of Business Development Director at VisualDNA.
Joins our Data Science Team. For several years, he worked with software development, data analysis, and data science at financial, supply chain, and consumer-oriented companies. Most recently, he worked for Barnes and Noble and Gilt. B.S. in Mathematics, National University of Kyiv, Ukraine.
Joins us with more than eight years' digital media sales experience directly from Millennial Media. As an Account Executive, he was responsible for generating business in the Northeast from Horizon Media, Mindshare, MEC, phd and brand direct. He was previously an Account Executive at Jumptap (acquired by Millennial in November 2013). Chris joined Jumptap as a Sales Planner and played an important role in their West Coast expansion. B.S. degree in Business Administration and Marketing, University of Hartford in Connecticut.
Joins us from BrightRoll where he served as Senior Account Director of Platform Solutions. Previously, Jeff was a Director of Sales for appssavvy and an Account Manager for Time Inc. Digital. B.S. degree in Business Management, Western Michigan University.
Many years of account, strategy and media buying experience. Joined us directly from Centro where she served as Account Executive and West Coast Account Manager prior to that. BS Marketing, International Business and Spanish from Indiana University.
Joins us in Oslo as Head of Nordics with more than ten years experience in the startup and tech industry. Most recently, he worked for Adform where he served as Commercial Director and worked within the nordic management group. Prior to Adform, Steffen worked at Widespace, a premium mobile ad network, where he played a integral part in their success across the nordics by growing the team from 10 employees in 2011 to more than 200 employees and a $30MM business by the end of 2014. Steffen also launched one of Europe's first EDTECH platforms in Norway for a publishing company and managed his own business for several years.
Several years of wide-ranging software development experience from real-time bidding advertising platform (Scala), to consumer-facing social network-y web applications (Ruby), to air defense / command-and-control systems (C++). Joined us directly from another startup where he served as founding engineer and Lead Developer. BS Computer Science, University of Maryland College Park.
Several years of wide-ranging software development experience and problem solving. Joined us directly from Mint Digital where he served as Developer. Prior to this position, he was Senior Software Engineer at Thumbplay. BS Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University.
Several years of front and back end development, search engine optimization and UI design experience. Joined us directly from Newsweek where he served as Developer and worked on front/back end applications development, UI design and project requirements. BS Information Technology, Rochester Institute of Technology.
Well versed in several software applications and language. Joined us directly from TE Connectivity where he served as Software Developer. BS Computer Science, University of Rochester.
Several years of technology development experience. Joined us directly from an Engineering post at Flow.net, a streaming technology company. BA Anthropology, New York University.
Several years of account management and sales planning experience in the digital media space. Joined us directly from AdoTube, a video advertising company, where she served as Account Executive. Prior to that she held roles at YuMe and Dedicated Media. MFA Film and Television Production, Loyola Marymount University and BA Communications, Hobard and William Smith Colleges.
Several years of sales, account and media planning experience in the media space. Joined us directly from YuMe where she served as Account Executive. Prior to that she held the position of Account Executive at Outrigger Media. BS Marketing and International Business, New York University.
Previously in the digital advertising space with Medialet as Ad Trafficking and Inventory Monetization Manager. In this position, he worked with publishers such as NBC Universal, Google, Millennial Media, and Mobile Theory. Prior to Medialets, Adam served as Ad Operations/Business Analyst at WebFinance Inc. He received his B.A. in History and M.A. in Economics from George Mason University.
Came to Tapad from SecondMarket as their founding engineer and Team Lead. Masters in Computer Science, National Technical University of Ukraine-Kiev Polytechnic Institute.
Formerly served as the Lead Unix Engineer at the New York Times, Digital with several years of experience in Unix, Network and Systems Administration. University of Connecticut, BA in English.
Previously Client Services Manager for Adapt.tv, where she handled everything from managing revenue and client accounts to training the West Coast account management team. University of Southern California, BA in Communications.
Previous administrative experience gained at Signature Law Firm and Nutritional Wellness Center where, as Office Manager, she oversaw their practice expansion. Purchase College, BA in Media, Society & the Arts.
Has several years of account, campaign and digital media client services experience. Prior to joining Tapad, she served as Account Manager for Vibrant Media where she managed revenue for clients including HP, Intel, Microsoft, Scottrade and CDW Corp. Miami University, BS in Sports Management.
Joins us directly from adMarketplace where, as a Data Engineer, he developed software and several tools for the ad tech space. M.S. Computer Science, Stony Brook University (SUNY) and Bachelor of Technology Computer Science, National Institute of Technology (Hamirpur, India).
More than 15 years of project management and agile coaching experience at companies like The New York Times, Newsweek, and MLB Advanced Media. Joined us after several years of agile coaching and consulting at Valtech, a digital marketing and technology platform provider, and some smaller startups. Studied English, New York University, and Philosophy and Journalism, Hunter College.
More than six years' web application and game development experience. Most recently, he served as Process Simulation Engineer for Corning Inc., where he developed GUIs for models and managed multiple projects. He was previously VP of Tech for CampusAmp, a campus organization event ticketing site. M.S. Engineering Candidate and B.S. degrees in Applied and Engineering Physics, Cornell University (Ithaca, NY).
Joins us directly from North of Creative, a Dallas-based marketing firm, where he was in charge of developing client's integrated marketing and social media strategies. Previously, he was with Amazon as a Regional Sales Consultant in charge of developing accounts, creating advertising opportunities and analyzing sales metrics for AmazonLocal, Amazon.com's daily deals' marketplace. B.A. degrees in Business Administration and Accounting, Mercyhurst College (Erie, PA).
Comes to us with more than 12 years' creative director experience. Previously, Dex served as Co-Founder and Creative Director for This Is Our Day Job, an interactive design studio. He has consistently created award-winning designs and digital experiences for ad agencies and startups. Before starting his own firm, he was a Freelance Interactive Design Director for the advertising agency Crispin Porter + Bogusky. B.F.A. degree in Advertising, University of Santo Tomas (Manila, Philippines).
Comes to us with more than seven years of advertising experience directly from PointRoll, where - as Senior Strategic Digital Project Manager - she analyzed campaign performance for several of their largest clients. Prior to PointRoll, she was an Account Manager for Davis Advertising. B.S. degree Business with a Marketing concentration, Miami University (Oxford, Ohio).
Comes to us with deep experience in analytics, reporting and operations. He was previously at SDL Tridion, where he served as Global Sales Operations Analyst. Prior to that, he was a Sales Operations Manager for AudienceScience. B.A. degree in Western History, Syracuse University (Syracuse, NY).
Comes to us with more than seven years of media experience directly from Tribal Fusion (global online advertising provider) where, as Account Manager, she managed campaigns and client services for Microsoft, Kraft, RadioShack, Walmart, Macy's and other big brands. Prior to that, she was a Media Planner for 22squared, a Tampa-based advertising agency. B.A. degree in Communications: Advertising and Public Relations, Marquette University (Milwaukee, WI).
Joins us with twelve years of software engineering experience directly from Novus Partners where he developed a web platform. Previously, Mark was at Hearst Magazines where he lead the development of an enterprise content management system for digital publishing and circulation. B.S. degree in Human-Computer Interaction, New Jersey Institute of Technology.
Joins us with more than eight years' digital media experience focused on media strategy, planning and marketing. Most recently, Jackie was Director of Global Business Operations at 24/7 Real Media Group and later, when WPP merged their tech units, Xaxis. Bachelor of Business Administration - Marketing, Hofstra University (Hempstead, NY).
Comes to us with more than ten years' digital sales experience directly from Amazon. In this role, Damian was National Sales & Business Development, working with brands to provide cross-platform, performance-based marketing solutions for Amazon Local customers. Previously, he was a Director of East Coast Advertising Sales for Shopzilla and eBay. B.A. Communications, Rutgers University.
Yury is a former Tapad intern who joins us directly from NYU’s Computer Science department where he was one of the core programmers responsible for creating the new, responsive NYU CS website. Additionally, Yury served as a Java, Data Structures, Computer System Organization and Russian tutor. B.S. and M.S. degrees in Computer Science from NYU
Joins us with ten years of experience in technical project management. He was previously a Product Manager for Borderfree, a global expansion partner for retailers. Prior to that, he served as a Multichannel Technical Engineer for Usablenet, a mobile and multichannel experience tech company. Masters in Electronic Commerce & Business & Undergraduate degree in Commerce, University College Cork (Ireland).
Joins Tapad with more than 15 years of experience in Unix, Network and Systems Administration. Most recently, he worked at Two Sigma Investments where he supported 6000+ systems; including high frequency trading machines and a large internal storage platform with multiple petabytes of data. B.A. degree in English & Literature, University of Virginia.
Comes to us with more than five years' human resources and employee relations experience directly from ?What If! Innovation Partners. As their Talent Guide & HR Generalist, she developed and implemented processes for all stages of employment, including planning, recruitment, onboarding and development. B.A. Communications, State University of New York (Albany, NY).
Joins Tapad from Six Spoke Media, a digital media agency, where he managed campaigns on multiple channels and networks. Previously, Eran served as a Research Assistant for NYU. B.S. and M.S. in Biotechnology from New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering and M.B.A. from NYU-Stern.
Joins us today with more than three years' experience directly from Millennial Media. Dan cut his teeth into the ad-tech industry by starting off as a Media Planner at Jumptap. After Jumptap was acquired by Millennial Media he served as their Operations Analyst. B.A. Advertising/Communications from Rowan University (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania).
Joins us with more than ten years' experience directly from Bionic Solutions. As VP of Product, Vinnie designed and launched Bionic’s web application that helps companies like GE and Tyco implement lean innovation methodologies and manage innovation projects toward commercial launch. Prior to that he held comparable roles at CityGrid Media, Clickable and Red Bricks Media. B.S. degrees in Information Systems & Finance from New York University and M.B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley - Walter A. Haas School of Business.
Joins us with more than three years' digital marketing experience. Most recently, she served in Account Manager and Sales Planner roles at LSN Mobile, where she was an integral part of the original team that launched the initial suite of LSN products and helped to build the mobile sales and marketing platform. Prior to LSN Mobile, she was a Sales Coordinator for Netmining. B.S. Marketing, Rutgers University.
Joins us our Dallas Sales team with more than ten years' digital media sales experience directly from WFAA-TV where he was Senior Digital Account Executive. Previously, he was a Mobile Account Executive at AT&T AdWorks. Prior to relocating to Dallas, David lived in Chicago for 15 years and held comparable roles at ValueClick Media, YuMe and Shazam. B.S. Business Administration, University of Nebraska - Lincoln.
Joins us with more than 15 years experience supporting technology products. In addition to Technical Account Manager and Product Manager roles at Clickable and Syncapse, respectively; he most recently served as Product Operations Manager at bMobilized. B.A. Information Technology, Rutgers University; B.A. Information Systems, New Jersey Institute of Technology; Professional Certification in Project Management, NYU.
Joins us with 13 years' experience in events and marketing directly from an international communications consultant position. Previously, she served as Sales Partner & Direct Marketer for LR Health & Beauty Systems GmbH (Leipzig, Germany). Prior to LF, Katrin held comparable events, marketing and publications in Germany and Canada. Graduate degrees in English & American Studies, Inter-cultural Knowledge Communication and Macroeconomics.
Joins our NY Sales team with more than seven years of media experience directly from Omnicom Goup where he served as Associate Director of Digital. Previously, John held the position of Regional Sales Executive at IGN Entertainment. Prior to IGN, he held comparable roles at Craveonline Media and MindShare. B.A. Psychology, Fairfield University.
Joins us with more than three years' client services and digital media experience. Most recently, he was Digital Media Planner and Buyer at Zimmerman Advertising where he worked on the Tier 2 Nissan business. B.S. Human Ecology, The Ohio State University.
Joins our engineering team with more than 13 years of software development experience. Previously, Kurt was at Microsoft for the last eight years where he was a Principal Engineering Manager and Lead Software Development Engineer in Test, respectively. In these roles, he specialized in the test discipline working on a number of anti-virus software products, Microsoft Exchange Server and most recently the Office 365 portal. Before Microsoft, Kurt worked at Lockheed Martin in their Census division. B.S. Computer Science, University of Michigan.
Joins us with more than five years of experience directly from Aero Studios. Previously, she held a business development and assistant positions at Louise Blouin Media, Creative Time, Gap Inc./Banana Republic and Artinfo.com. BA degrees in Management and Art History, University of Georgia.
Joins our Creative department directly from Tremor Video. While at Tremor he managed an international team (London & Singapore) that designed ads for Ford, Microsoft, P&G and Disney, among others. Additionally, Joe designed a suite of ad products for maximum reach and scalability, implemented creative workflow processes across departments and designed customizable websites for marketing initiatives. Attended Old Dominion University.
Joins our Sales team with more than nine years’ experience. Previously worked for Google in various Operations roles before transitioning to a career on Account Management for Stumble Upon. Marketing and Advertising, University of California-Santa Barbara
Comes to us with more than 5 years of experience directly from Conversant. In the role of Account Manager, she worked on the Ad Server side of the business. Prior to Conversant, she got her start in the Ad Tech world as a Sales Planner at Undertone. BS Marketing, Global Studies & Languages, Indiana University.
Join our Engineer team with 5 years of development experience directly from Knewton. Previously, he served as a Developer for Time Inc. and IBM. BS Software Engineering, Stony Brook University.
Joins our Engineering team with 11 years’ experience. Most recently, he worked for Microsoft Corporation for the last seven years on Exchange, MediaRoom and Office for iPad related projects. Additionally, he has spent several years writing video games for Null Ptr.Studios. BS Computer Science, Polytechnic University.
Joins our Yield/Client Services team with experience in digital media. B.S. in Engineering, System Science and Engineering, University of Pennsylvania.
Joins us with more than twenty years’ of Software Engineering experience. Van joins us directly from SyncSort Inc. as a Software Engineer in Big Data. Prior to that he held comparable roles at PayPal and Bloomberg. He also has experience in distributed systems architecture, design and implementation, enterprise wide mission critical systems, distributed computing, multithreading systems, and agile. Masters in Computer Science, State Engineering University of Armenia.
Joins our Account Management team in San Fransisco with more than six years’ experience in digital media. Most recently she worked as a Senior Account Manager at TubeMogul where she worked with video and digital strategy, campaign management, and agency and trading desk clients. She started her career at Quantcast where she focused primarily on display and acquisition strategy. Communications, University of California
Joins our Engineering team with more than four years’ experience. He spent over a year as a Software Engineer for Cisco Meraki where he focused on cloud management of network devices.Computer Science & Mathematics, UC Berkely
Joins our Client Services team in Chicago with more than seven years' experience in account and campaign management. Most recently, Kimberly worked at Pandora as a campaign manager. At this role she was responsible for implementing, maintaining and enhancing cross-platform national advertising campaigns and In the last year alone, Kimberly delivered over $10MM of advertising revenue supporting two national senior sales executives. Prior to her career at Pandora, Kimberly worked at Digitas where she worked primarily with Bank of America. Communications, University of Colorado
Joins our Client Services team with more than one years of experience as a merger and acquisition analyst at Bloomberg LP. Prior to that she worked as an Intern for Granite Group Advisors and Bessemer Trust.Economics & French, Lafayette College
Joins our Sales Development + Strategy team with more than 12 years' Digital Media experience. Julie started her career as an Account Executive on the agency side and eventually transitioned to Media Planning. Julie has worked with clients ranging from Taco bell, KFC, Chrysler, Buick and Cadillac. Following her career as a media planner Julie joined BrightRoll as an Account Manager. Most recently, she was a Sales Strategist at Martini Media. Interpersonal Communication and a minor in Practical Writing English, Western Michigan University
Joins us with more than four years digital media experience. He comes to us directly from MEC where he worked across multiple accounts ranging from Accenture to AT&T. Syracuse University.
Joins us with more than three years of graphic and digital design experience. She's worked as a designer for the J. Jill Group in Boston as well as LF O'Connell, a boutique ad agency on Long Island. Some clients included Macallen scotch, Sam Ash music, and BM&M. Emmanuel College, B.F.A. degrees in Graphic Design and Art History.
Joins our Sales team in New York with more than six years' experience directly from Samba TV. As an Account Executive, he helped agencies, marketers, and broadcasters harness the power of 1st Party Television Data. Prior to Samba TV, he held comparable roles at Sizmek and Social Chorus. B.A. Marketing, SUNY - Plattsburgh.
Joins us with more than 16 years of Graphic and Digital Design experience. Most recently, he served as Digital Director at DIA, inc. in Norfolk, Virginia. In this role, Marc was responsible for creating, producing, editing and managing the agency’s online and digital content. Prior to DIA, he was the Senior Digital Designer at Lin Media where he designed and developed rich media advertisements for their 43 local television markets. Additionally, Marc also served as Creative Manager at Tremor Video from 2007-2011. Degree in Graphic Design, Old Dominion University.
Joins us with two years' experience as a full stack developer, specializing in building front-end applications and services. Michael comes to us directly from Gilt.com where he was originally an intern then hired on as a full-time software engineer. In these roles, he helped design and implement systems with a focus in clean, consistent, and well-organized code. BASc in Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo.
Joins us after a ten year stint with Microsoft where he worked on Windows Security, Microsoft Exchange, and Office for Mac/iOS. B.S. degrees in Computer Science and Business Administration, Carnegie Mellon University.
Joins us with more than 10 years of experience in the advertising space. He comes to us directly from Conversant, Inc. (formerly Value Click Media) where he leveraged Conversant's massive proprietary data and technology stack for clients such as: Angie's list, Bank of America, Sprint, Buffalo Wild Wings, CDW and TransUnion. Previously, he held comparable roles at digital media companies Ifficient, ConsumerBase and Q Interactive. B.S. degree in Marketing, Northern Kentucky University.
Joins us with six years of digital advertising experience directly from an Account Executive position at SessionM. Previously, Awesta was at Magnetic where transitioned from Account Manager to Account Executive and increased sales in a new market to over $1mm. B.A. degree in Business Management Economics, University of California - Santa Cruz and M.A. Psychology, John F. Kennedy University.
Joins us with seven years of Accounting experience in industries ranging from non-profit, translation services, luxury jewelry manufacturing, as well as advertising and music. Most recently, she was the Sr. Staff Accountant at The Blue Flame Agency. In this role, Hira processed and owned accounts payable, prepared monthly reconciliation packages for clients, reviewed employee expense reports, prepared journal entries and more. Degrees in Accounting and Economics, Queens College.
Joins us with six years of experience in the digital media space. Most recently, as Brand Director at Woven Digital (a niche for custom branded content) he interfaced and built strong relationships with client and agency partners. Prior to Woven Digital, he held a comparable role at Tumblr, where he collaborated with creative and social agencies to fully leverage the company's earned media potential. B.A. Business Administration and Marketing/Advertising, University of Michigan - Dearborn.
Joins us from Google where he served as a Site Reliability Engineer. In this role, he was part of their Technical Infrastructure team and was responsible for a blend of planning, administration and development across seven highly scalable, global backend services. He's been a professional "bit wrangler" since 1996, building online infrastructure for small startups and larger organizations, not just Google, but also Playboy and The New York Times. Electrical Engineering, SUNY - New Paltz.
Joins us with more than six years' experience. Most recently, he served as iHeartRadio's Android Developer and helped the Bernie Sanders campaign by developing an android client for their Connect app. B.S. Computer Science, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Joins us directly from IPsoft, Inc, a service provider firm. In this role, he served as Senior Network Management and Service Design Engineer for more than eleven years. Boris started his professional career in a midsize investment firm as a Network Specialist in 2003. B.S. Electrical Engineering, The National University of Ukraine "Kiev Polytechnic Institute."
Joins us with more than four years of publisher-side experience. She comes to us directly from Arkadium where she was the Senior Manager of Ad Ops and responsible for the programmatic monetization of Desktop/Mobile, App and Facebook games. She started her Ad Ops career at UBM Medica, where she focused on managing a team that owned direct sold and remnant digital revenue processes. B.A. Degrees in Political Science and International Relations, University of Connecticut.
Joins us with more than three years of experience directly from xAd. As a Front End Engineer and Designer, he collaboratively blended his skills as a member of the applications team with more than ten other engineers, while coordinating with the Agency Sales team. In this role, they developed and executed creative advertising concepts for multi-million dollar accounts including Google, Walmart, Home Depot, BMW, Capital One, and more. B.S. Advertising, Boston University.
Haley brings 10 years of marketing and public relations experience to our team. Joining us from Adelphic where she was the sole member of the marketing department. Previously, she was Marketing Manager at Nielsen, responsible for content creation and public relations. M.A. in Media, Culture & Communication, New York University.
Joins us with more than four years' experience directly from an ed-tech start up, TechScholar, where he worked in product management. Jordan also has experience teaching English on Fulbright in Malaysia. A.B. History, University of Chicago.
Joins us with more than six years' experience in administration, operations and hospitality roles as well as a background in the arts and production management. B.A. Theatre Studies, Montclair State University.
Matthew joins our Engineering team after graduating from the University of Wisconsin - Madison where he earned a B.S. in Computer Science. Most recently, he interned with Xaxis where he helped create and manage mobile, video and display products and gained valuable knowledge of the ad tech space. Matthew has also interned at Major League Baseball Advanced Media where he aided in the development of their wide suite of mobile and console games.
Joins our Engineering team as a recent graduate. During his senior year of college he worked at MyQVO, a startup based out of Maryland, which focused on creating a web and mobile app aimed at improving education in middle and high schools. He has also worked at Verizon as a Cloud Services Intern. B.S. Computer Science, University of Maryland College Park.
Joins our team as Community Manager. For the duration of summer 2015, Kelsey interned for the Marketing Communications team at Tapad. Previously, she interned for Universal Music Group and Warner Music Group where she aided in developing their webpages and promoted artists’ social media presences. B.S. in Community & Nonprofit Leadership, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Joins our Platform Solutions team in the UK with more than six years of experience. Previously, Biren served as Technical Solutions Director with Lotame and Solutions Engineer at Adbrain. He has also successfully launched his own start-up serving the London commuter by making their travel costs more affordable. B.S. Chemistry, Imperial College London.
Joins us with several years of Accounting experience. Most recently, she worked as an Auditor at KPMG where she successfully built client relationships and audited technical accounting areas including goodwill and revenue. B.S. degree in Business Administration from St. Joseph’s University, Erivan K. Haub School of Business
Joins our Data Science team with more than seven years of experience. Most recently, he worked as a Data Scientist on various DSP and SSP-related challenges using statistical and machine learning models and big data technologies. Prior to that, he spent several years in the finance industry working on statistical models describing the patterns in behavior of stock market prices. B.S. degree in Physics from Sharif University of Technology (Tehran, Iran) and PhD in Physics from University of California, Los Angeles
Joins us straight from Dow Jones, where she was most recently Head of Data Science. Prior to that, she was an Assistant Professor of Statistics at Columbia University. B.S. in Electrical Engineering at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign; Ph.D. in Statistics at Columbia University.
Heather Kuka joins us with more than eight years of experience in media and marketing. Most recently, she worked at Popsugar as an ad operations trafficker. Previously, she was ad operations manager at Operative Media, managing ad ops for west coast agency clients. Prior to entering the tech industry, she worked for several years in marketing at Marriott International, and B2B publishing at TMG Custom Media. B.A. in Journalism, State University of New York, New Paltz.
Joins us with more than three years' experience as a Software Engineer. Masters in Computer Technology at Sun Yat-Sen University, China; Masters in Electrical and Computer Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University.
Joins our Software Engineer team in New York. Most recently, he interned at EEme, LLC - an innovative energy efficient company - as a Fullstack Web Application Developer. B.S. in Communication Engineering at Harbin Institute of Technology, China & Masters in Electronic and Computer Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University.
Molly is our 5th intern hired full time. She joins us as a recent graduate from Saint Mary's College-Notre Dame with a B.A. in Business Administration and a concentration in marketing. For the duration of summer 2015, Molly interned for the Client Services team at Tapad.
Joins our Software Engineer team in NY. Previously, she worked as a Software Engineer for Qualcomm India Private Ltd in Hyderabad. Most recently, she worked with Systemantics India Pvt Ltd. for the project of Vision Based Pose Detection. She is a Graduate Student in the Joint Institute of Engineering Dual Degree program. M.S. in Electrical and ComputerEngineering at Carnegie Mellon University.
Joins our Finance team in NY. He comes straight from The World Economic Forum, where he worked with Accounts Receivable Billings and Revenue Analysis. B.B.A in Accounting
Joins our Software Engineer team in NY with more than several years' experience. Previously, she worked in the analytics department at Twitter. B.S. degree in Electrical, Electronics, and Communications Engineering at Xiamen University, China & Masters degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University.
Joins our Software Engineering team in NY. He comes to us directly from Carnegie Mellon University where he earned a master's degree in Electrical and Computer. Previously, he has worked for Twitter's analytics department. B.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering at Najing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China & Master's Degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University.
Joins our Sales team in Chicago with more than four years of experience. Most recently, she was an Account Director at RadiumOne. Prior to that, Allyson was a Senior Platform Strategist at Yahoo! and an Account Manager for Nissan’s Tier II business. B.A. Advertising, Michigan State University.
Joins our Sales team in New York with more than six years’ experience. He comes directly from Simulmedia, where he was a Senior Account Executive. Prior to his sales role, he worked as an Operations Manager. Additionally, Nick has held various positions at Mindshare in their Search Engine Marketing department. B.A. Economics, Bucknell University.
Joins our Account Management team in Chicago with several years’ experience in digital advertising. Most recently, he worked as a Digital Media Consultant at Allstate Insurance. Prior to that, he worked with Suburban Chicago entrepreneurs across several small businesses in diverse verticals where he ran campaigns across brands from creative development to campaign management and reporting. B.S. in Communications: Media Studies from Northern Illinois University.
Joins our Campaign Analytics team in New York with several years' experience. Previously, he worked at The National Stock Exchange and Sasa Demarle, Inc. Most recently, he worked as a Premium Auditor at Hartford Insurance where he strived for excellent attention to detail and customer service. B.A. in Economics and Government & Law from Lafayette College.
Joins our Data Science team in NY with more than seven years' experience in research and Data Science. Prior to Tapad, she worked as a Data Scientist at Infor Dynamic Science Labs building Inventory Intelligence for Healthcare. B.A. in Physics and Economics from Smith College; Ph.D. in Operations Research from Cornell University
Joins our SysOps team in NY with more than six years' experience as a Data Center Technician. Most recently, he worked at Maintech Incorporated where he supported Two Sigma Investments Data Center Infrastructure.
Joins our Sales team in NY with more than seven years' experience in digital advertising. Most recently, she worked as an Account Executive at Yieldbot. Previously, she was an Account Manager at PopSugar before her position as a Senior Digital Media Planner at Optimedia and Horizon Media.B.A. in Psychology and Education from UMass Amherst.
Joins our Engineering team in NY with more than four years of experience. Most recently, he worked at FactSet Research System, Inc on making distribution of real time data faster and reliable via native applications, C++/Java APIs and in the browser. B.A. Information Technology, NIT Durgapur (India); M.S. Computer Science, Stony Brook University (New York).
Joins our Product Team in APAC. Previously, he worked as an Online Marketing Manager for Telenor Asia, focusing on experimental projects between telephone operators and Online Classified sites in countries such as Thailand, Malaysia and Bangladesh. Degree in Informatics and User Experience from Göteborgs Universitet, Sweden.
Joins our team with more than six years of public relations experience. She has worked in a range of industries, from nuclear energy to both B2B and B2C tech companies and most recently led product communications for Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE). B.A. in Sociology, Criminal Justice, Wheaton College.
Joins our Sales team in Atlanta directly from Thinknear, where he opened their Southeast office two years ago. Previously, he spent four years at Kontera (before it was acquired by Amobee), where he drove the Southeast territory to #1 in revenue for three years in a row. Will began his career at J. Walter Thompson Worldwide (JWT), where he worked as a planner and buyer for the agency. B.A. in Political Science & Psychology, University of Mississippi.
Joins our Account Management team in London with more than nine years' experience in digital marketing. Most recently, she worked at VisualDNA as the team lead working with all the major agency groups including Havas and Dentsu Aegis to promote VisualDNA's products in the data suite. Prior to that, she gained experience in the programmatic industry where she worked as an account manager at PulsePoint, Xaxis and The Exchange Lab. In the programmatic industry, she worked with Group M clients and international clients such as American Express in Germany. Professional Diploma in Marketing, Chartered Institute of Marketing, Slough, UK.
Joins our Data Science team directly from Dow Jones where he worked as Data Scientist..In the role, he worked mainly on text classification algorithms on streams of news articles, as well as churn prevention models. B.S. Applied Mathematics, Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (Mexico City) & Ph.D. in Statistics, Columbia University.
Joins our Business Development team with over four years' experience in project management, client services, product marketing and sales strategy. Most recently, she served as Senior Associate of Product Marketing & Sales Strategy at Tremor Video. Prior to that, Alena was a Project Consultant at Sizmek. B.A. Marketing and Web Design, Lehigh University.
Joins our Marketing Communications team with more than ten years' experience. Most recently, she was a Product Marketing Manager at Persado. Prior to that, she held a Product Manager role at Bryq and worked as a Campaign Manager at Upstream, where she worked on enterprise clients such as Vodafone, Tim and T-Mobile. Management Science and Technology at Athens University and Masters in Marketing, University of Amsterdam.
Joins our SysOps team with more than six years' experience. Most recently, he supported several departments at University of Wisconsin-Madison. B.S. in Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Joins our Sales team in London with more than seven years of digital media experience. Most recently, he held a Global Sales Manager role at iClick where he worked client side, driving sales and identifying leads. BA in English & Literature, University of Leeds
Joins our Sales Development + Strategy team in Detroit with more than five years' experience in digital media planning. She comes directly from Carat New York where she integrated strategy and planning for Proctor & Gamble (Puffs + Charmin), established consistent reporting of competitive media trends, and executed first-to-market real-time campaigns. Prior to that, she worked as a Media Planner for Starcom MediaVest Group. B.S. in Marketing, Oakland University in Rochester, MI.
Joins our Eningeering DSP team in NY with over twelve years' experience as a software engineer. She joins us directly from Goldman Sachs as Vice President where she was responsible for re-architecting a platform for governance of technical, operational risk and control solutions. Prior to that, she worked at Genpact Headstrong Capital Markets as a Senior Principal Consultant. B.S. Computer Engineering & M.S. Computer Science, University of Missouri Rolla
Joins our Legal team in Boston with over ten years' experience in the advertising and tech industry. Most recently, she worked at the law firm of McLane Middleton. Previously, she was a product manager at DataXu where she worked on cross-device. J.D, Intellectual Property Concentration with Distinction, Suffolk University Law School.
Joins our Product Marketing team in NY with several years' experience in product management. Most recently, he worked in product marketing at Synthesio, a social analytics SaaS company. Prior to that, he built mobile apps at OysterLabs overseeing marketing, strategic accounts, and product development. B.A. in Political Science, New York University.
Joins our Platform Solutions team in NY with several years' experience in ad-tech. Most recently, he worked as a Lead Sales Engineer/ Solutions Specialist at StrikeAd by Sizmek. Prior to that, he worked at various startup companies and also pursued his own startup project which aimed to help people who suffered from epilepsy. B.S. Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Bilkent University in Ankara, Turkey & M.S. in Technology Management, New York University.
Joins our Engineering team in NY with experience in front end and back end web technologies. Before joining Tapad full-time, he was a summer 2016 Engineering intern. B.S. in Computer Science, UCLA.
Joins our MarComm team with several years' experience in creative services and design. Previously, she worked at Quinn Fable Advertising as Art Director. Prior to that, she worked for Cake Boss Bakery and owned an online accessories store. B.A. Visual Communications Design, Ramapo College.
Joins our Engineering team in Oslo with more than seven years of programming experience. Most recently, he worked as a developer for the health technology startup Your.MD. Previously, he worked as a developer for the Norwegian classified advertisements website FINN.no and as an IT consultant. Master’s Degree, Computer Science - Norwegian University of Science and Technology.
Chin Vora joins our Talent Acquisition team in NY with more than 10 years of recruiting experience. The majority of his career has been spent recruiting strong technologists to some of the most prestigious high-tech startups, investment banks, hedge funds, and many more in NYC and SF. Most recently he worked at Percolate as Sr. Talent Acquisition Manager, Product & Engineering. Prior to that, he worked at Solomon Page Group as VP of Technology Staffing. B.A Economics & Psychology, Rutgers.
Joins our Business Analytics team in NY with more than five years of experience. He comes directly from Akouba, a Chicago based FinTech startup where he worked as a Data Engineer. Prior to Akouba, Yuval was an economist for The National Economic Council, Prime Minister's Office. MA in Financial Economics & BS in Mathematics and Economics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, MS in Analytics from the University of Chicago,
Joins the Systems Operations team in NY. Prior to joining Tapad, he came from RedStage where he began his career in the IT field. AAS in Applied Computer Studies, Thomas Edison State University
Joins our Finance Team in NY with more than 11 years of accounting experience. Most recently, he worked for VA&E Trading as Assistant Controller and Regional Controller. Prior, he worked as Senior Auditor for Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines and Ernst & Young. B.S in Accounting and Finance, University of Miami
Joins our Product team in NY. Throughout his 12-year career, Jeff has led IT and software development teams for both large and small companies as an analyst, product manager and director. Most recently, Jeff was Director of Management Science at NBCUniversal leading internal client engagements to develop products that drive TV audience retention. Prior to NBC, he was running tech operations, streaming and infrastructure at CBS Local. B.S in Management Information Systems, University of Connecticut.
Aashish Lalani joins our Engineers in NY. Most recently, he interned at Tapad as a Software Engineer. B.S. in Computer Science, University of Pennsylvania.
Gaurang Sadekar joins our Engineers in NY. Last summer he interned for Tapad as a Software Engineer. Prior to his internship, he worked as a Graduate Teaching Assistant at Columbia University. Masters in Computer Science, Columbia University.
Christian Garcia joins our Finance team in NY with more than six years of accounting experience in the advertising and publishing space for companies such as, The Village Voice and LittleThings. B.A. in Accounting, Briarcliffe College.
Joins our Admin team in NY as an Executive Assistant. Most recently, he served at Centerbridge Partners where he was Executive Assistant and Marketing Coordinator for Investor Relations. Prior, he held executive support and HR positions at DE Shaw & Co and KPMG. B.A. in Theatre Studies, Yale University.
Joins our Finance Team in NY with more than six years of FP&A experience. Most recently she worked for Gilt retailers such as Williams-Sonoma, West Elm and Gilt. B.S. Finance & Financial Management Services, San Francisco State University
Joins our Finance Team in NY directly from Group Nine Media where he worked on their accounting team. Previously, he was an Accounting Associate for Legal Services of the Hudson Valley and a sales representative for Adcorp Media Group. Masters of Business Administration & a concentration in Finance, Mercy College
Joins our Platform Solutions team in NY with over four years of software engineering experience. Most recently, she worked at Integreal Development Support building and optimizing FX trading platforms. B.S. in Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo.
Joins our People Team in NY. Previously worked with Prevention Magazine, Carolyn Izzo Integrated Communications and Rev: Ithaca Startup Works in their marketing and communications departments. B.S. in Corporate Communications, Ithaca College.
Joins our Product team in NY with over 8 years' experience in ad tech product management and management consultancy. Business Management, The University of Birmingham, UK.
Joins our Sales team in APAC with more than fifteen years experience in Dentsu group, the largest advertising agency group in Japan, and global ad platform business environment. Certified Professional Marketer from Asian Marketing Federation; Professional Diploma in Asia-Pacific Marketing, National University of Singapore; BA in International Politics, Economics and Business, Aoyama Gakuin University (Tokyo).
Joins the Data Pod on the Engineering team in NY. Most recently, he worked at Datadog in New York and Sprout Social in Chicago where he worked on backend services and data pipelines. Computer Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Joins our Engineering team in NY with more than fifteen years experience in infrastructure (lug and plug), switching and routing, software development, database, and architecture in processing pipelines and storage. Most recently, he worked as a Lead Data Engineer, Data Science at Goodway Group. Prior, he worked as Directory of Software Engineering at Totem Power. Computer Science, The Westchester Community College and Pace University.
Joins our Engineering team in NY with more than 20 years of experience in the industry. He has worked for a wide range of companies from small startups to Microsoft and Amazon. Most recently, he worked for a digital comic books company, comiXology.
Joins our Engineering team in Oslo. Most recently, he worked as a Tech Lead position at Wirtualna Polska, a Polish web portal, building online content recommendation solutions. Financial Mathematics and Informatics, Gdansk University of Technology.
Joins our Analytics team in NY full-time after interning at Tapad for the last two summers, most recently as a Product Management Intern. Bachelors in Business Intelligence & Analytics, and Economics, Saint Joseph's University
Joins our D&D team in Singapore as Head of Customer Success, APAC. Prior this role, she had global responsibility for Telenor Group initiatives in mobile gaming. Over the years she had various roles in business development and partnerships as well as extensive operational experience in local markets where she led development and roll out of full offering portfolio. BS, Business, Management, Marketing; MS, Projects and Investments Management, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Joins our Legal team in NY with over ten years of varied paralegal experience. Most recently, she worked in-house on Wall Street where she managed the needs of the legal team and company. She’s worked with law firms big and small where she’s built comprehensive filing systems, managed complex federal grand jury trial cases, and developed strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills. International Affairs with a focus on Economics, Wagner College.
Joins our Engineering team in New York as a recent graduate from Duke University. He was apart of our 2016 summer internship program, and was also an intern at a music services startup in Durham, NC (CrowdTunes) in 2015. He was heavily involved in extracurriculars on campus, where he built various apps. B.S Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Duke University
Joins our Sales team in Chicago directly from News America Marketing, where she specialized in digital incentives and media across the CPG industry for four years. Journalism and Business Marketing, Indiana University
Joins our SysOps team in NY with more than 10 years of experience building and supporting global internet-facing Unix systems, most recently at Netflix. Prior, he worked at Playboy and Time Inc. BS in Computer Science, NYU.
Joins our Data Partnerships team in NY directly from The Trade Desk as their Business Development Strategist. Prior, she worked at PHD Media on the Safeway and HBO accounts. B.S. in Advertising, University of Oregon
Joins our Client Services team in LA directly from Centro, where she served as Sr. Media Strategist for more than 3 years. Prior to Centro, she worked at Petrol in Burbank, CA. BS in Advertising, Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff.
Joins our Data Science team with extensive experience working in data science and engineering. She has applied her advanced analytical skill set to a wide array of problems in finance, supply-chain management, and advertising. Most recently, she has been working in marketing and advertising at IPG where her focus was on establishing a data-forward practice and data productization. PhD in Physics, University of Pennsylvania.
Joins our Engineering team in NY as a former intern from our Summer 2016 Internship Program. Prior to that, he had several years of work experience at IBM in software development, testing and performance engineering. Masters in Mobility, Carnegie Mellon University
Joins our Account Management team in NY with more than 5 years' experience in the travel industry. Most recently, he worked at Sojern where he managed programmatic campaigns for Enterprise travel clients. Prior to living in NY, Josh worked at Expedia and lived in Boston and Las Vegas. B.A. Hospitality, Boston University.