EVP, Strategic Development
As Executive Vice President of Strategic Development,
Brandt co-founded Receptiv, an in-app mobile video platform serving Ad Age’s top brands and the world’s most trusted publishers, where he served as the company’s CEO. Receptiv was founded in 2011 with a focus on premium in-app gaming experiences and award-winning mobile in-app ad experiences. Following years of exponential growth, Verve acquired Receptiv in June 2018.
Prior to co-founding Receptiv, Ari helped lead the advertising technology industry as CEO of Linkstorm and via key senior roles at Conde Nast Business Media Group, Yahoo!, and DoubleClick.