In today’s mobile-centric world, giving you the power to deliver only what’s useful, inspiring, and relevant to consumers—at precisely the right time and in exactly the right place—is of paramount importance. Meet the people who can do that for you.
Co-President & GM
Brent is our Co-President and GM, responsible for bringing the power of Thinknear’s location-based marketing platform to the world’s largest brands. Brent oversees all revenue and operations functions at Thinknear.
Prior to Thinknear, Brent served as VP of Global Sales at Clear Channel and Head of Sales, Americas for Nokia Location & Commerce. Brent started his career in mobile as the founding VP of Sales at IPSH! – one of the first mobile marketing firms in the U.S. (acquired by Omnicom). He then became an executive at video tech company Maven Networks (acquired by Yahoo!) and ran Global Sales at video network Metacafe (acquired by Collective Digital Studios).
Brent is based out of Thinknear’s Silicon Valley office and lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife, three little kids, and 100lb dog.
Co President & GM
Brett is our Co-President and GM, responsible for setting the strategic vision and product roadmap for our location-based marketing platform. Brett oversees all product, marketing, and engineering functions at Thinknear.
As a mobile and location evangelist, Brett works with the IAB, MMA, and other leading marketers to develop tools, research, and industry initiatives enabling marketers to more effectively engage with mobile consumers.
Prior to Thinknear, Brett developed monetization strategy for Telenav and led growth strategy efforts as a management consultant for a number of Fortune 1000 brands including United Airlines and General Mills. Brett is based in Silicon Valley where he and his wife spend their time chasing two toddler daughters while negotiating for matching shoes.
Vice President, Ad Operations
Tom White is the Vice President of Ad Operations at Thinknear. He is responsible for campaign and inventory management as well as business analytics.
Previously, Tom served as a vice president at CityGrid Media. He personally managed the relationships with all of CityGrid Media’s demand partners, while leading a team that was responsible for end-to-end account management and operations support for more than 400 local web and mobile publisher relationships. Tom also spent six years in various roles at Yahoo!.