Stanford University graduate students Dan Greenberg and Rob Fan were studying the pyschology of virality when it hit them: ads shouldn't have to steal your attention to be successful — they should be good enough to deserve it.
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Dan Greenberg, CEO
Dan co-founded Sharethrough in 2008, bringing together a background in digital advertising, viral engineering, persuasive technology and native monetization toward a mission of a better advertising future online, built on ads that fit in. In the last ten years he’s helped grow Sharethrough into a 200 person company spread across three continents, and in 2017 was named one of Ad Age’s top 40 under 40 in advertising.
Rob Fan, CTO
An early adopter of lean principles learned directly through Lean Startup author Eric Ries and investor Steve Blank, Rob has used these principles to grow Sharethrough into an international organization. Prior to Sharethrough, Rob worked for Booz Allen Hamilton and earned degrees from both Stanford and Johns Hopkins universities.
Patrick Davis, CFO
Patrick brings over 15 years experience in technology to Sharethrough, through his career having raised over $1B in venture equity and debt. Patrick has worked with PricewaterhouseCoopers, Digital Realty Trust (NYSE:DLR) and later as a founding employee & CFO of Vantage Data Centers. Patrick has a BS from the University of Oregon and an MBA from the University of California at Berkeley.
Dina Roman, CRO
Dina is a proven business development leader, having worked at the nexus of content, advertising and technology for two decades and brings to Sharethrough a 360-degree view of the media ecosystem. Her track record at the highest levels of the media business speaks for itself, priming Brightcove for its successful IPO, and helping to guide Adap.tv and IDG through two highly publicized acquisitions.
Shannon Espinola, VP of People
Shannon brings to Sharethrough nearly 20 years of HR leadership at tech companies. As Head of People Strategy for Castlight Health, Shannon helped drive Castlight’s rapid growth through IPO to establish the company as a leading healthcare software provider. Shannon holds a JD from Golden Gate University School of Law and a BA from San Jose State University.
Curt Larson, CPO
Curt Larson has been at Sharethrough since January 2013. Curt brings a pragmatic product approach combining Lean Startup, Agile, and other methodologies. Curt comes from a background managing product at RingCentral Jaman, Jibe Mobile and Vodafone Japan; working with engineering teams at telephony, mobile, social networking, and video companies.
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