Adslot is a publicly listed company on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX:ADS). With offices in New York, London, Shanghai, Munich, Sydney and Melbourne, we service market-leading Brands, Agencies, and Publishers all over the world.
Adslot Media is an independent Programmatic Guaranteed technology that scales publisher-direct media buying through a direct connection with publisher ad servers. With its proprietary Audience First feature, buyers can plan and buy premium products with their first-party data, across publishers.
Symphony is the world’s leading buying and planning workflow platform for media agencies. Employed by the largest holding companies on the planet, Symphony manages every step of the media buying life cycle.
Together, Adslot and Symphony provide end to end media planning, buying, and selling management for the advertising industry.
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Co-Founder and CEO
Mr Ben Dixon joined Adslot in December 2013 as an Executive Director on the implementation of the merger between Adslot and Facilitate Digital Holdings Limited. Ben’s career in the advertising industry goes back over 19 years and includes roles at several large multinational agency groups including DDB and Mojo. He has wide experience across both the media buying and account management fields and in particular he conceptualised and then co-founded Facilitate Digital Holdings Ltd.
President - North America
Chris Maher, President of NA Operations, brings over 20 years of experience leading venture-backed, growth companies in the digital media space. Prior to joining Adslot, Chris was CEO of influencer marketing pioneer Ripple Street (formerly known as House Party, Inc). Additionally, he served as CEO of eBureau, a company specializing in predictive analytics and online ad targeting. Before that, Chris served in a variety of senior management roles at internet measurement and competitive intelligence firm, Hitwise. He was a key member of the executive team that led a $260M sale to Experian, and post-acquisition became President of the global business unit.
EVP Business Development & Strategy – North America
Cary joined Adslot in the spring of 2017. He has been in the tech sector for nearly 20 years – the last 10 devoted to ad tech, data, and analytics solutions. As General Manager, he is responsible for developing and driving Adslot’s business strategy across the North American market. Before joining Adslot he was the VP of Sales for North America with Lotame Solutions. Prior to Lotame, Dunst thrived in four long-term successful sales roles, most recently at Marin Software and Hitwise.
EVP of Marketing and Client Strategy
Charmagne Jacobs serves as EVP of Marketing and Client Strategy for Adslot. As a member of the executive team she oversees Global Marketing, NA Client Success and Publisher Partnerships. A seasoned advertising veteran, Charmagne has held leadership roles across Entertainment, MarTech, and AdTech. Prior to joining Adslot, Charmagne led brand marketing for Experian Marketing Services focusing on Content, Lead-Gen, Communications, and Social Strategy.
Chief Financial Officer & Company Secretary
Felicity Conlan joined Adslot in August 2017 and has over 20 years management, finance and accounting experience within the media industry, working for a number of private and listed public companies in Australia and the United Kingdom. Ms Conlan’s previous experience includes Network Ten Limited, M&C Saatchi and Beattie McGuinness Bungay Limited (UK), where Ms Conlan was involved in streamlining business operations, M&A and capital raisings. Ms Conlan is a Certified Practicing Accountant and a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Ms Conlan has an MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management.
Chief Product Officer
James heads up the product teams, who together are creating the future of media trading. He joined Adslot in 2010 when Adimise, the publisher monetisation company he co-founded, was acquired by Webfirm. Prior to Adimise, James co-founded a web development firm based out of Sydney with a focus on developing commercial web applications.
Chief Information Officer
Robyn is responsible for technology service delivery for all applications both built and used by Adslot. With over 20 years in the IT sector, Robyn has accumulated a broad range of technical experience in both online and offline environments. Prior to Adslot, Robyn held the role of Chief Information Officer at Facilitate Digital. He has also held the positions of CTO for Traffion Technologies and Director of Operations for RedSheriff.
Chief Commercial Officer
Tom is a highly experienced media industry executive with over 20 years experience across a variety of international sales, product, and strategic roles. As Chief Commercial Officer, Tom is responsible for Sales, Client Services, and Operations for both the APAC, and EMEA regions. Tom joined Adslot when Facilitate Digital was acquired by Adslot in 2013, having originally joined FD as Chief Product Officer in 2006 before becoming Chief Operating Officer in 2008. Prior to moving to Australia in 2005, Tom worked in his native UK where he started his career in media strategy before moving into digital in 2000 with Outrider (now MEC Interaction), one of the world’s leading digital marketing agencies, where he was appointed to develop a consistent brand proposition across all markets within Western Europe. He later became Managing Director for their UK business.
Chief Technology Officer
Rob is responsible for technology strategy and heads up the software engineering teams, developing the Symphony and Adslot platforms. Rob’s super passionate about building great teams who love innovating our products and pioneering change in the industry. Rob is a seasoned leader in software engineering and tech strategy, with 20 years of experience working in the UK, US, Europe, and Asia Pacific. Prior to Adslot Rob was Head of Engineering for Class Ltd. He has also held senior IT roles at Fuji Xerox, Flexi Group, SAS, and was Head of IT Strategy for ING Direct.
General Manager – UK
As General Manager for the UK, Ryan is responsible for buy side and sell side relationships. Ryan has experience is sales, sales management and strategy as well as extensive knowledge of publisher ad-servers and DMP’s across all buying disciplines. Ryan has been with the business since 2015, his previous role was Head of National Digital at a UK publisher and has built up 14 year career in Media, collaborating with advertisers and agencies.
General Manager – Europe
Daniel is responsible for the relationship management of all major media agency and publisher networks in this region. Before holding roles at Adslot and Facilitate Digital, Daniel was the Director of International Cooperation and Innovation at e-professional, a performance marketing agency part of the affiliate network Zanox and the Axel Springer Group, Europe’s largest publishing house.
Head of Product
Fernando brings more than 20 years of experience in the digital industry to help define the Adslot product strategy and delivery. After spending over a decade in the media industry, Fernando joined Adslot in November 2017 with a key driver of generating progress and innovation on how media is traded globally.