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Brandon Gutman

Brand Innovators LLC


Marc Sternberg

Brand Innovators LLC


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Marquee Sponsors

ChangologoChango is a marketing technology company that puts marketers ahead of their competition. Our combination of proven technology, top industry talent and proprietary data provides solutions to marketers’ most complex problems. We are passionate about helping our clients become marketing rock stars, excel in the new world of programmatic marketing, where vast quantities of data come together to find the right audience across all types of devices. We unify all that the marketer requires to achieve their goals, with the first Programmatic Marketing Platform (PMP) – massive, scalable reach, robust data management and a team that helps you every step of the way.

Title Sponsors
AOL Inc. is a brand company, committed to continuously innovating, growing, and investing in brands and experiences that inform, entertain, and connect the world. The home of a world-class collection of premium brands, AOL creates original contentthat engages audiences on a local and global scale. We help marketers connect with these audiences through effective and engaging digital advertising solutions.


dstilleryDstillery has built its foundation on helping marketers target prospects scientifically proven to most likely care about their brand. Our acquisition of EveryScreen Media, an early innovator in mobile media buying and targeting, allows us to capture a whole new level of insight about those prospects. Adding location and device data to browser and offline intelligence gives us the ingredients, tools and techniques to deliver value at a whole different level. All of that has evolved into Dstillery, where billions of consumer signals and billions of available impressions are distilled across all screens.


PayPalPayPal Media Network provides targeted advertising and closed loop offer distribution across multiple channels at scale, designed to help retailers and brands drive commerce. Our demand generation solutions can be leveraged to support new customer acquisition, to increase frequency and spend of existing customers, and to re-engage inactive customers. Our network comprises over 375 third party mobile publishers in addition to eBay Inc owned and third party online properties. Targeting abilities are enhanced through the use of proprietary identity data including eBay search history, PayPal purchase history and database matching. To learn more contact us at www.paypalmedianetwork.com or email advertise@paypal.com



Rakuten Marketing provides advertisers and marketers with expert technology and services for affiliate marketing, retargeting, display, mobile, search marketing, lead generation, and automated product feeds. The company is headquartered in New York City and has offices in Australia, Brazil, Japan, the United Kingdom, and throughout the United States. As part of Rakuten, one of the world’s leading Internet service companies, Rakuten Marketing includes Rakuten LinkShare, the #1 ranked performance marketing network, Rakuten MediaForge, a leader in retargeting and display recognized for its pay-for-performance consumer engagement business model, Rakuten Search a full service search engine marketing company, and Rakuten PopShops, a data analytics engine and product feed and deals content aggregator.


Tongal is an open innovation platform that produces and distributes social video content. Tongal’s proprietary process combines a distributed workforce model with game mechanics which allows brands to pull in ideas from anyone, anywhere and collaboratively produce targeted, on equity content, every time. The company was selected by PepsiCo as one of the 10 most innovative startups in the country, has been written up by McKinsey, Business Week, Fortune, Mashable, Wired, Ad Week, Rolling Stone and clients have ranged from McDonalds, P&G, Colgate Palmolive, Lego, Coca-Cola, NASA, Nestle, Capitol Records, Universal Studios to Kiva and Feeding America.

Premier Sponsors

ActionX_transparentActionX is located in the heart of New York City’s SoHo district and is comprised of veterans of successful e-commerce, mobile, and media start-ups. We are a leading mobile customer acquisition and retargeting platform for retailers and subscription brands. ActionX technology cracks the code on m-commerce by giving brands the tools they need to drive revenue. Founded by seasoned e-commerce veterans and backed by SoftBank, Lerer Ventures, Verizon Ventures and other top industry leaders, ActionX customers include JackThreads and Forbes.


CustoraLogoCustora is a SaaS platform designed to help online retailers better understand and market to their customers. We’re on a mission to remove the “mass” from marketing with software tools that focus on customers as individuals with unique needs and interests. Our software employs the state-of-the-art in customer analytics methodologies and integrates directly with email providers to help marketers deliver more relevant, meaningful communications. We’re excited to work with some of the leading domestic e-commerce innovators including Etsy, Fab, Threadless, Revolve Clothing, Birchbox, and many more retailers spread through the the world. Our offices are located in the Flatiron district of Manhattan. We work hard, work together, and care deeply about building a business and a culture that will have a positive impact on the world.


Gigunda_153 Gigunda Group is a strategic innovation and activation agency. We are idea instigators and insight experts. By creating indelible ideas that are atomically activated, we create involvement with brands by relieving a consumer friction so that the brand fits into their lives. Iconic programs that make us proud include: Tide Load of Hope, Charmin in Times Square, and Kellogg’s Share Breakfast.


The premier mobile publisher platform, Kargo delivers innovative advertising experiences and integrated marketing opportunities across Kargo’s proprietary network of major media mobile web sites, native applications and messaging campaigns. Kargo leverages its relationships with carriers, App storefronts and handset manufacturers to accelerate the overall growth and monetization of its audience across its major media brand properties. In addition to being an OnMobile Top 100 winner for two consecutive years, Kargo is the recipient of multiple industry awards including the 2010 Mobi and DPAC awards for Best Mobile Website, the 2010 DPAC award for Best iPhone Application and the 2011 OMMA award for Best Mobile Marketing Campaign.


nanigansNanigans is transforming how marketers acquire customers by harnessing the power of lifetime value to inform more intelligent and efficient media buying. Nanigans offers the only advertising platform that measures, predicts and optimizes for ROI on desktop and mobile across the lifetime of a customer. Nanigans’ Ad Engine delivers over 2 billion ad impressions every day and has driven more than 1 billion conversion events on behalf of the world’s leading performance marketers across retail, gaming, travel and more.

purematterPurematter is one of Silicon Valley’s most energetically growing Social and Content Marketing Agencies in the country, with clients such as Pitney Bowes, IBM, Cisco, The CMO Club and CBIZ. Winning over 200 awards in the last 12 years, the agency most recently produced the 2013 “Content Marketing Campaign of the Year” chosen by the Content Marketing Institute and Disqus. As part of PureMatter Labs, their content resource center for brand marketers, the team produces webinars, eBooks, tools, podcasts and “Substance”, a thought leader interview series hosted by President @BryanKramer. Bryan was recently named one of the Top 50 Global Social CEOs by Forbes, Huffington Post and Kred.


TapSenseTapSense is a leading mobile marketing cloud platform that provides a private RTB (Real Time Bidding) marketplace solution. Over 100 customers have succeeded with TapSense, including: Fab, Redfin, Trulia, Expedia, Viator, Amazon and eBay. TapSense was founded in 2011 and is based in San Francisco, California. Investors include top Silicon Valley venture firms, Ron Conway’s SV Angel and Maynard Webb, a board member of Salesforce and Yahoo. TapSense is a member of the Mobile Marketing Association.