FORA.tv Speaker - Dave Morgan
Dave Morgan is the CEO and founder of Simulmedia, Inc., a New York City-based start-up which has built the world’s first fully-scaled digital ad targeting platform for television. Its audience network, powered by the largest anonymous TV viewing database ever created, reaches all 116 million US television homes.
Mr. Morgan previously founded and ran TACODA, Inc., an online advertising company that pioneered behavioral online marketing and was acquired by AOL in 2007 for $275 million. After the sale of TACODA, Mr. Morgan served a year as Executive Vice President, Global Advertising Strategy, at AOL, a Time Warner Company (TWX). In 1995, Mr. Morgan launched and built Real Media, Inc., one of the world’s first ad serving and online ad network companies and a predecessor to 24/7 Real Media (which was later sold to WPP.)
A lawyer by training, Mr. Morgan served as General Counsel and Director of New Media Ventures at the Pennsylvania Newspaper Association in the early 1990’s.
Mr. Morgan is a Political Science graduate of The Pennsylvania State University and a holds a J.D. from the Dickinson School of Law. He serves on the boards of the International Radio and Television Society (IRTS) and the American Press Institute (API), and was a long-time member of the executive committee and board of directors of the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB). Mr. Morgan, his wife writer Lorea Canales, and their two daughters live in Manhattan.
11.07.12 | 00:58:18 min | 18,079 views | 0 comments