As Chief Executive Officer of Radiate Media, Chris brings strategic business, product and technology development experience to the role. Preceding Radiate Media, Chris acted as VP of Advertising at NAVTEQ and was responsible for the strategic expansion of services and interactive content solutions for GPS navigation, web, mobile, voice, digital and broadcast media.
Chris also served as a COO for NAVTEQ'S Traffic.com, where he led efforts to launch new products and develop revenue models for ad-based traffic media solutions and syndicated interactive consumer content. Chris served for five years in the United States navy as a submarine officer. He holds a B.S. and an M.S. in Electrical Engineering from the Moore School at the University of Pennsylvania, as well as a B.S. in Finance from the Wharton School.
As Vice President of Sales, Brian brings over 19 years of experience in the Broadcast space to Radiate Media. Brian began his traffic career in sales at Shadow Broadcast Services and then moved to Traffic.com developing customized traffic solutions for advertisers in both Radio and TV. Brian was promoted from sales and spent five years as Director of Sales for the Central Region for Traffic.com then Navteq Media Solutions where he was responsible for creating programs combining Radio, TV, and mobile applications for a team of sellers to offer the advertising community.
Brian has a Bachelor of Science degree from Arizona State University.
Dave has over 25 years of experience in the broadcast industry and has served in various roles including affiliations, operations and on-air. As Senior Vice President, Broadcast Operations, Dave is responsible for leading the Media Affiliations Team and Traffic Gathering Organization. These groups continue to successfully grow and maintain radio & television station partnerships and provide quality traffic incident data to all of Radiate Media’s products and services throughout the U.S.
Previously, Dave served as Director of Television Affiliations for NAVTEQ, and he was an original member of the Traffic.com team as the Director of Traffic Operations for the Northeast Region. He has also held management positions with Shadow Traffic and Smart Route Systems in Philadelphia. Dave received a B.A. in Communication Arts from Villanova University.