Michael has served as President of AppNexus since joining the company in September 2009. Michael oversees the company's global commercial functions, including Sales, Client Services and Marketing.
Prior to joining AppNexus, Michael founded and served as VP and General Manager of Google's DoubleClick Ad Exchange.
During his tenure at Google/DoubleClick, he held executive positions including VP of Strategic Accounts, where he spearheaded the company's landmark ad technology partnership with AOL.
Michael joined DoubleClick in 2001 as part of the company's acquisition of FloNetwork, an email marketing ASP. Michael holds a BA from McGill University and an MBA from Columbia Business School.
He is a member of Young Presidents' Organization and the Silicon Alley 100, and serves on the board of Global Cities, a Bloomberg Philanthropy, and UJA-Federation of New York's Digital Media Executive Committee.
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|Jun 30, 2016||The Drum - AppNexus and The Trade Desk reported to be close to filing for IPO|
|Feb 18, 2016||Business Insider (tech) - AppNexus thinks there'll soon be just 3 places you need to go to buy video ads: YouTube, Facebook, and AppNexus|
|Feb 18, 2016||Business Insider Australia - AppNexus thinks there'll soon be just 3 places you need to go to buy video ads: YouTube, Facebook, and AppNexus|
|Jan 18, 2016||AdExchanger - AppNexus Contemplates 'Plan B' Should IPO Market Remain Closed|
|Jan 13, 2016||AdExchanger - GroupM's Rob Norman: 2016 Will Bring Less Demand For Bad Media Supply|
|Dec 21, 2015||The Drum - AppNexus trumpets APS rollout, takes another broadsword at Google's DFP|
|Dec 17, 2015||The Drum - The year in ad tech: the rise of Facebook Atlas, ad blocking and industry consolidation|
|Dec 3, 2015||PRNewswire All - AppNexus Expands Exclusive Global Technology Partnership With Microsoft|
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