Pioneer in bringing Data Science to Digital. I have managed $1+ Billion in marketing spend on behalf of top brands around the world and generated an ROI lift of 30%-50%. Build and lead a team to be the best performance marketing team across Digital Channels (Search, Social, Display, Affiliates) and SEO and built a solid Big Data/Analytics/Real Time Bidding platform.
Fortune 500 companies include Berkshire Hathaway, Reuters, Salesforce.com, eBay, Accenture, Priceline, Experian, Scottrade and YellowPages and other high growth companies include PlayKids (highest grossing app in the world), Getaround (AirBnB for cars), Origami Logic, SeedInvest, Lucid Chart and iTeleport Remote (highest grossing app in the world). I was Founder & President of SearchForce where I led the development of a highly sophisticated, industry-leading marketing portfolio optimization platform, taking the company from startup to a multimillion-dollar operation.
Early career experience includes playing a key role in the development and launch of a $300 million business unit for eBay, and creating a micropayment payments system currently used by over 25 mobile operators with a total of $1 billion-plus in transactions.
Throughout my career I have delivered results through others, leading teams of 50+ along with multiple external agencies. I have an MBA from Cornell and have been a visiting lecturer at UC Berkeley.
I keynote at conferences and industry events around the world, and in recent years, I have been featured on national media outlets including Forbes, CNN, NBC, Business Week, VentureBeat & The Next Web. I am also a Growth Mentor @ 500 Startups.
How to reach: [email protected], text 650-889-0024, twitter.com/meetsamir