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Brand Innovators LLC


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Brand Innovators LLC


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Marquee Sponsor
JetBlue is New York’s Hometown Airline™ with other focus cities in Boston, Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood, Los Angeles/Long Beach, Orlando and San Juan. JetBlue carries more than 30 million customers a year to 85 cities in the U.S., Caribbean and Latin America with an average of 800 daily flights. JetBlue was the first U.S. airline to allow customers to use their personal electronic devices throughout all domestic flights. With JetBlue, all seats are assigned, all fares are one-way, an overnight stay is never required and the first checked bag is free (subject to weight and size limits and exceptions for itineraries including flights marketed or operated by other airlines). For more information please visit JetBlue.com

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.

Dstillery 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.

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.

Rakuten Rakuten \RAH-koo-ten\ Marketing, is a global digital marketing technology and services company whose offerings span display, mobile, search, affiliate, retargeting, lead generation and automated product feeds across 9 offices, worldwide. Backed by the global Internet leader Rakuten Inc., we reduce the complexity and eliminate the inconsistencies that come from managing and analyzing campaign performance across multiple marketing channels and disparate digital technology solutions.

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

Accordant-Media_153 Accordant Media is an independent, programmatic media-buying and optimization company that makes audience targeting and biddable media simpler and more effective for leading agencies and brand marketers. Accordant’s innovative system plus customized solutions help digital advertisers achieve targeted, efficient and scalable campaigns across paid display, video, mobile, social, email, in-stream audio and out-of-home channels. In addition, Accordant’s powerful custom audience segmentation engine, Audience Optics™, drives integrated data, finely sculpted audience insights and dynamic inventory management to produce greater customer engagement and response rates. Accordant’s scale, precision, 100% transparency and a cross-screen, cross-channel approach allow advertisers to unlock the full potential of programmatic media.

adtheorentAdTheorent has created an ad network that delivers true real-time impressions to marketers, rather than relying on antiquated bulk impression buys. Using real-time learning methodologies, AdTheorent delivers intelligence-driven and transparent buying that embodies a broad spectrum of publishers, rather than a select set of inventory. AdTheorent has created a second-generation mobile ad network, which integrates premium mobile sites, brand safety, custom execution, and managed services with a data-driven predictive modeling platform that delivers what we call The Intelligent Impression®.

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.

millennial---webgrab Millennial Media is the leading independent audience platform in digital advertising. The company’s mobile-first approach to audience targeting helps brands connect to consumers in powerful ways and helps developers maximize their revenue. Its robust cross-screen targeting capabilities, enabled by its unique data asset and full technology stack, deliver meaningful results for advertisers and developers.

Pinsight_153Pinsight Media+ is a mobile media subsidiary of Sprint . The company specializes in mobile advertising and analytics for brands, advertisers and app developers across its network of more than 50 million Sprint customers. Find out how they connect brands with audiences at pinsightmedia.com.

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.

tapsense TapSense 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.