Optimatic is the leading provider of fully managed video advertising solution for publishers. Our universal video advertising platform and world class publisher support makes OPTIMATIC the best solution for publishers.
Chris Pfluger - CEO & Co-Founder
Chris is responsible for both the strategic and day-to-day operations of Optimatic. Chris is an Internet and direct marketing veteran with over 15 years of experience in marketing, sales, business development and business affairs while working at ALFY, Cendant Corporation, and Cendant's predecessor CUC International.
Tom Yamada - VP & Co-Founder
Tom Yamada is the Vice President of Business Development at Optimatic and brings over a decade of business development, sales, and partner acquisition experience to drive Optimatic's video advertising revenue and develop / manage publisher relationships. Previously, Tom served as Director of Business Development for Office.com, a leading online business service. Tom began his career with CompuServe, the first major commercial online service.
Anthony Mehale - VP & Co-Founder
Anthony is the Vice President of Operations and is responsible for all product, technical infrastructure and ongoing business relationships. Anthony has been instrumental in the design and development of the RTB engine and related yield optimizing technology that supports Optimatic's video advertising platform. He leads the growth and development of the platform, supporting engines and analytic tools.
Shaul is a digital media executive and entrepreneur. Formerly Vice President at MTV Networks, President of SundaySky, Chief Marketing Officer at Conduit and Director at game companies GameGround and Oberon Media, Shaul has over 15 years of experience with a focus on entertainment and consumer products. He currently serves as Founder and CEO of PlayChanger Media.
Neal brings 15 year’s experience in market opportunity assessment, product development, and sales management. Prior to joining Arkadium, Neal was Vice President of Business Development at Game Trust. There he managed key relationships with partners to develop network, channel, search and advertising opportunities, and was a member of the executive team responsible for the company's acquisition by Real Networks. Prior to his role at Game Trust, Neal worked at Mellon Financial Corp, where he was the Director of E‐Commerce Product Development. Within his role there, he led a global team of developers, designers and actuaries to create state of the art web‐based financial applications. A seasoned sales and e‐business product specialist, Neal has also held key leadership roles at The New York Times and Lucent Technologies.