NEW YORK, March 14, 2017 – Marketing technology company Magnetic (www.magnetic.com), has appointed Dave Villano to the role of Chief Technology Officer. In this role, Villano will lead technology strategy, data science, development and operations of Magnetic’s marketing platform.
Villano joins Magnetic from Operative Media Inc., a developer of advertising management and programmatic software and services for publishers, agencies and networks where he served as the company’s Chief Technology Officer. Villano joins Magnetic’s leadership team in New York and will report to James Green, CEO.
“Dave’s extensive history in the technology space, as well as his background in both programmatic advertising and publishing domains will be a tremendous strength as we continue to evolve our enterprise solutions for marketers,” says CEO James Green.
Dave brings years of experience in the technology space including enterprise technology, architecture and operational lead roles for Cablevision. In his most recent stint at Operative Media he was responsible for product development, engineering and infrastructure for the company’s digital advertising management platform.
“Marketers are under constant pressure to offer nimble solutions to clients that bring customers back across channels and devices. I am passionate about building and improving technologies that are foundational to all of these solutions and I am also thrilled to be part of Magnetic’s talented leadership team, says Villano.
Magnetic is a technology company with a marketing platform for enterprises, brands and agencies. Our ad, email and site solutions help marketers find, keep and bring back customers. These solutions are powered by our unique data including purchase intent data from more than 450,000 partner sites, shopping profiles of over 250 million individuals and behavioral insights across a billion active devices. For more information, visit magnetic.com.
Magnetic is a digital marketing and artificial intelligence company. We use machine learning and AI to deliver smarter, faster, and more effective advertising. Our powerful AI platform continuously analyzes the attributes of 320 million live user profiles alongside real-time inventory supply and bid opportunities to deliver highly performant and profitable campaigns for our clients.