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Aston University, BS 1983
Managerial & Administrative Studies

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Russell Buckley

Russell Buckley is the Partner at Ballpark Ventures.

Russell has been described as the “Grandfather of mobile marketing”, although he prefers the term “Godfather”.

In 2006, he was the first employee of mobile ad network, AdMob, which was sold to Google for $750m a few years later.

Most likely to say “The mobile will do to the PC, what the PC did to the mainframe”, “exponential” and “No thanks, I’m a vegetarian”.

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Company Date Round Size Participants
LoopMe 1/2013Seed$500k4



  1. LoopMe Wants Less Noise In Mobile Ads, Gets $500K Seed Round Led By Ex-AdMob MD Russell Buckley For Its Inbox Solution ( [edit]
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