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CES 2014: A new year, a renewed love of technology for brands of all shapes and sizes

 Whitney Fishman is currently the Senior Director of Innovation and Consumer Technology at MEC, one of the world’s leading media agency networks. Since joining MEC in 2013, Fishman has initiated innovation and developed new client communication tools. She has previously held positions at MediaVest, Grey and Buzz Marketing Group.  January doesn’t just mark the start of a new year. For over… Continue reading »

Why I’m Not Building a Native Ad Network

Kunal Gupta is the CEO of Polar (formerly Polar Mobile), a computer software firm based in Toronto. Polar originally focused on mobile, but has rebranded to expand its mission, now specializing in native ads. He has been recognized as a Top 30 Under 30, a United Nations Global Citizen and Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year.… Continue reading »

Adiant’s Ash Nashed on New Ad Networks and Combating Advertising Fraud

 Ash Nashed is CEO of Adiant, a digital media technology company whose main mission is to deliver the most innovative advertising solutions to top quality publishers and advertisers. The Makegood spoke with Ash about recent developments from his company. The Makegood: Adiant has just purchased the assets to the IndustryBrains ad network, and will be relaunching… Continue reading »

Peter Davies: Are Networks Dead?

Peter Davies is the Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Adconion Direct, a leading digital distribution platform spanning Display, Email, Social Media and Mobile. Firstly let me state this very clearly: networks are not dead.  In fact, not only are they surviving, the experienced ones are in fact thriving. How can this be?… Continue reading »