New Vice President of Data Science, an industry first, adds deep quantitative experience
Webinar about how to leverage data science for paid search marketing programs scheduled for November 5, 2015 at 11:00AM PT
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., November 2, 2015 – QuanticMind, the Platform for Smarter Advertising, today announced the addition of vice president of data science, Justin Smith, to help support the company’s tremendous growth.
Justin is responsible for global data science and joins QuanticMind from Answers.com, a Quantcast top 10 U.S. Internet site, and was responsible for its data intelligence and data analytics strategy. Justin also brings relevant experience in advertising analytics from Wize Commerce (which owns and operates leading comparison shopping engines like NexTag) and helped them become one of the largest online advertisers. Justin earned double Bachelor’s Degrees in Applied Mathematics and Statistics and a Master’s Degree in Statistics from University of California, Davis.
The Internet advertising market is expected to continue to grow at an impressive rate, with PricewaterhouseCoopers forecasting that the industry will reach $194.5 billion by 2018. QuanticMind is well positioned to be the leader in this space with its superior predictive advertising management platform, fast-growing customer base and deep industry and technology expertise. QuanticMind recently closed $10.3 million in funding led by Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE).
“I’m a big believer in QuanticMind’s disruptive approach in the advertising management market for paid search and social. I’m excited to be part of the team that is spearheading the next generation of predictive analytics,” said Justin Smith, VP Data Science at QuanticMind.
“Justin is a tremendous addition to the QuanticMind team. His deep quantitative skills give our customers an edge in the highly competitive space of online advertising,” said Chaitanya Chandrasekar, CEO of QuanticMind. “He builds on the data science vision of DJ Patil, a QuanticMind advisor, and former Head of Data Products, Chief Scientist, and Chief Security Officer at LinkedIn.
Learn how to leverage data science for paid search marketing programs on a webinar that Justin is leading on November 5, 2015 at 11:00AM PT. Register for the webinar.
QuanticMind, the Platform for Smarter Advertising, is a rapidly growing software-as-a-service company. It is the performance leader in predictive advertising management software for paid search, social, display, and mobile. QuanticMind is reinventing advertising management software for enterprise-level advertisers. The company has brought together machine learning, distributed cloud, and in-memory processing technologies to provide the most intelligent, most scalable, and fastest platform available. A global community of sophisticated marketers including Ogilvy, Advanced Auto Parts, and Glasses.com has upgraded to QuanticMind to take advantage of its smart data science and flexible big data engine. QuanticMind is backed by Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) and influential Silicon Valley investors. For more information, please visit QuanticMind.com.
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