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Coull UK
6th Floor Centre Gate
Colston Avenue
Bristol, BS1 4TR, GBR
Coull USA
1221 State Street
Suite 200
Santa Barbara,, CA, 93101


CEO and Founder
CTO and Founder


Angel, 11/2011
Peter Hargreaves
Angel, 3/2014
Paul Fraser
John Greathouse




Coull is a technology company that’s reinventing the way online video advertising works, creating lucrative new revenue streams for publishers and new opportunities for advertisers.

COULL VIDLINKR Coull’s proprietary technology – Coull Vidlinkr – connects advertisers with premium publisher video inventory across a network that currently delivers over 100m uniques and 500m+ video plays pcm.

Utilizing a unique approach to deep classification of video content Coull Vidlinkr delivers branded in-video overlays that are contextual to publisher video inventory. For publishers, Vidlinkr creates a lucrative additional revenue stream. For advertisers, it delivers strong brand uplift and exceptional engagement rates across mobile and desktop.

With access to 180+ markets globally, compatibility with IAB-standard ad formats, full programmatic integration and unique targeting opportunities, Coull Vidlinkr is the next evolution of online video advertising.

Recent Milestones

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    Coull received $4M in Angel funding. (3/14/14)
    Posted 3/14/14 at 10:02am via
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    Coull — April 13, 2012 Coull acquire RevUpNet to establish US presence Coull, which is the sole video partner of Google Affiliate Network, is acquiring California based RevUpNet, an established and profitable online marketing agency, for $2 million. (4/3/12)
    Posted 8/16/12 at 11:34am via
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    Coull added Ben Kiblinger as President and U.S./Canada Operations. (4/3/12)
    Posted 8/16/12 at 11:36am
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    Coull received $2M in Angel funding. (11/2/11)
    Posted 3/14/14 at 10:03am via
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    Coull added Aden Forshaw as CTO and Founder. (9/1/09)
    Posted 8/16/12 at 11:41am
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    Coull added Irfon Watkins as CEO and Founder.
    Posted 4/7/08 at 3:47am
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    Coull added Bernard Holcroft as Chairman and CFO.
    Posted 4/7/08 at 3:47am
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    Coull added Dean Taylor as CTO.
    Posted 4/7/08 at 3:47am



Coull Vidlinkr for Publishers

Added: 1/7/14

Coull Vidlinkr for Advertisers

Added: 1/7/14



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