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Mezzobit

A firewall for audience data, enabling digital enterprises to stop revenue-sapping data leakage by controlling how vendors interact with web and mobile visitors

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location New York City, NY, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded November 2013
  • Employees 8
  • Website mezzobit.com

Company Summary

Mezzobit increases the value of online visitors by giving digital publishers and marketers unprecedented control over third-party data collection.

Acting like a data firewall, our platform empowers digital enterprises to stop revenue-sapping data leakage by choosing what's shared about visitors.

Founded by digital veterans, Mezzobit is live or deploying on 1,000+ sites, including Fast Company, Univision, A+E Networks, and Scripps Networks.

Team

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    Ihab Rimawi
    CTO

    Software development leader with deep experience implementing data-intensive B2B and B2C applications. Former North American technology lead for Purolator International, building various applications from complex logistic software to GPS-driven real-time parcel tracking. Previously, led development of an industrial product information portal in nine languages. Published research related to internet security, robotics and machine learning.

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    Chairman and CEO

    Digital media veteran with 15+ years building Internet products for businesses and consumers, as well as buying and selling tens of millions in enterprise technology. Serial C-level digital executive: COO and Digital GM for Newsweek and The Daily Beast; Chief Product Officer for NewsRight; and CTO for New York Magazine. Taught digital strategy and analytics at Yale and NYU, and in dozens of executive seminars in Europe and Asia.

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    Chief Revenue Officer

    An accomplished serial entrepreneur and business development executive, Marc heads sales, marketing, and account management. He was most recently managing director of The 614 Group, a leading digital media consulting firm and director of the IAB’s Corporate Partner Program. Marc is an investor/advisor to several privately held technology companies including Copley Retention Systems, Recovery Passport, and Endai Worldwide.

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    Chief Legal and Privacy Officer

    Seasoned internet, media, and technology executive, with 20+ years experience with innovative start-up and growth-oriented enterprises. Co-founded XM Satellite Radio as General Counsel, where he engineered IPO and $3B+ exit. Deep appreciation of consumer privacy matters, having served as GC of FriendFinder Networks, a multimedia and social networking company, and GC of ION Media Networks, owner of 60+ TV stations. Harvard Law graduate.

Advisors

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    Ward Breeze
    Attorney, Gunderson Dettmer
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    Founder, Teradata
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    Len Gilbert
    Head of Business Development, Yodle
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    Ad Tech Entrepreneur
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    CEO, Prohaska Consulting; Former NY Times Programmatic Ad Director
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    Jim Hirschfield
    Head of Publisher Development, DISQUS
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    SVP and GM, Everyday Health
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    President - Americas, Merryck & Co; Managing Partner, Granite Mountain
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    Managing Director, BlackRock
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    Jonathan Axelrod
    Managing Director, Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator
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    Charlie Kemper
    Managing Director, Entrepeneurs Roundtable Accelerator
    Unconfirmed
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    Murat Aktihanoglu
    Managing Director, Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator
    Unconfirmed

Previous Investors

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    Founders
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