Matt Cohen is the President and Founder of OneSpot. Previously, he was a Partner at G-51 Capital, one of Austin’s leading early stage venture capital firms. Matt has been working professionally with the Internet and digital content for nearly 20 years.
He has consulted with companies nationwide on technology and business strategy, was Senior VP of Operations and CTO for New Century Network in New York (a content and advertising network of over 150 online newspapers), and co-founded HoustonChronicle.com in 1994, where he registered the first newspaper domain name (chron.com) in 1988. He holds a BA in Computer Science from Rice University.
He is active with many professional organizations, and serves on the Steering Committee for the Austin Chapter for the Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship.
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|Aug 8, 2013||Venture Beat - OneSpot update gives advertisers a new roadmap for content marketing|
|Dec 4, 2012||Venture Beat - Ad tech startup OneSpot nabs $1.5M to transform content into hot advertising|
|Dec 4, 2012||Gigaom - No more stupid scam ads: firm replaces junky banners with branded content|
|Dec 3, 2012||TechCrunch - OneSpot Launches Platform For Turning Articles Into Ads, Raises $1.5M|
|Feb 9, 2009||Gigaom - Contextual Content Aggregation Firm OneSpot Gets $4.2 Million Funding|
|Feb 9, 2009||Gigaom - OneSpot Gets $4.2M For Content Syndication|
|Jun 16, 2008||CNet - OneSpot feeds publishers' content - CNET|