CEO of iSocket
Technology platform focused on simplifying the buying and selling of fixed price, premium, reserved inventory
Richard is an experienced technology executive, with the rare distinction of having worked in operating roles on all four legs of the digital media stool: as a client; running several ad agencies; at several large publishers; and leading three ad tech firms. His teams have generated over $1.4 billion in revenue, and he’s led over $1.5 billion in M&A transactions.
Richard is currently General Partner of Incline Capital Investments LLC, CEO of iSocket and Chairman of Technorati Media, where he formerly served as CEO. Previously, he was the CEO of MapMyFITNESS, a mobile health technology platform that was recently acquired by UnderArmor. He was also a CEO advisor at Weather Underground (acquired by Weather Channel), MyYearbook (acquired by Que Pasa), Skimlinks and Filament Labs. He has performed strategy consulting and was an Entrepreneur-in-Residence for Battery Ventures.
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Most interesting headline read this week:
I’ve been most entertained and perplexed by most of the financial sites the past 2-3 months, where one headline talks about the coming market correction and another right next to it saying now is the time to buy stocks.