Meet the Team.
Our team is made up of passionate individuals scattered across North America who value trust and transparency in all that they do, get shit done, and strive to build lifelong relationships with clients and each other.
Sr. Software Engineer
Matthew builds solutions for better business outcomes. He joined Bold in late 2022 to establish and evolve Bold Technology. Matthew designs, develops, and deploys systems across Bold Collective to accelerate shared growth. Hobbies: Creates art & Explores theory. Superpowers: Blends in with machinery & Gleams the Cube.
Director, Ad Operations
With 10+ years of experience in digital advertising, Jackie joined the Bold Collective to spearhead Ad Ops at the beginning of Q2 in 2022. She manages the technical, operational, and analytical aspects of the Mobile Performance division. Hobbies: Food and Dance. Superpowers: Details Supreme (fittingly) and Multi-Tasker Extraordinaire.
Sr. Pub Dev Manager
Amber joined the Bold Collective team at the beginning of Q3 in 2021. She works on the mobile app performance side of the business managing publisher accounts and analyzing/tracking campaigns to ensure publishers deliver the best ROI. Hobbies: Painting & Hiking. Superpowers: Blissfully optimistic, losing my phone.
Kali is our newest addition to the Bold Collective. She is in charge of identifying potential partners who could benefit from working with our company. She helps to develop new partnerships within international regions and ensures that they are satisfied with the results of our collaborations. Hobbies: Travel, piano, wine tasting Superpowers: Being a walking encyclopedia of random facts & having an extremely detailed memory
As Media Director at the Bold Collective, Bruce is team lead of the media buying team, developing media strategies for clients, and ensuring effective implementation of campaigns across various channels. He is responsible for managing budgets, analyzing data to optimize campaign performance, and building relationships with clients to ensure their satisfaction and continued business growth. Hobbies: Biohacking & Making Money. Superpowers: Finding needles in analytical haystacks, making people laugh.
Pub Dev Manager
Steve joined the Bold Collective team at the beginning of Q1 in 2022. He works on the supply side of the business managing all publisher allocations and inquiries making sure to give the best traffic for our offers! Hobbies: Scuba diving, Gaming. Superpowers: Hitting my head on doorframes, beginner’s luck.
Ad Operations Associate
Andrew joined the Bold Collective team at the start of Q1 in 2022. He manages the day-to-day operations of campaign launches and maintenance. He reports across multiple ad platforms and reporting systems. Hobbies: Travel and Music Festivals. Superpowers: Video Editing.
Founder & CEO
Dan launched Bold Collective in June of 2015. With 20+ years of working in the ad tech space, his vision of the Collective was to build a multi-channel marketplace that prides itself on its core values throughout everything the team does. Hobbies: Golf, Softball, Travel. Superpowers: Flipping my eyelids, making funny noises, and napping.
Finance & Admin. Manager
Natalie oversees the company’s finances and HR responsibilities. This includes monitoring Bold’s financials, producing financial reports, managing cash flow, and working with management to develop and implement strategies and plans to achieve the company’s short-term and long-term objectives. Hobbies: Spending time with family and friends & traveling. Superpowers: Making a killer chicken piccata and a super-multitasker.
Manager, Client Services
Kyle builds and maintains strong client relationships to ensure overall satisfaction and sustained account growth. He is also responsible for managing ad operations across Bold Collective's branding division channels, including managed service and programmatic integrations for our CTV, Audio, and Mobile marketplaces. Hobbies: Writing & Studying History. Superpowers: Making connections, paying attention to detail.
Pub Dev Manager
Isabelle joined the Bold Collective team in 2022 right at the start of Q4. She works on the Connected TV, Audio, and Mobile side of the business, managing all publisher relations and ensuring all supply accounts are properly optimized for growth and ultimate success. Hobbies: Photography & Travel. Superpowers: Speaking German & Master Toddler Wrangler.
GM, Mobile Performance
Becca joined Bold Collective in 2021. She assists all team members to achieve their goals and the goals of the company. She is a coach/mentor for the OPN team and provides insights about the industry to the team. She is in charge of evaluating best practices and helping implement new ones based on company and client needs. Hobbies: Video Games, Tarot Cards Superpowers: Selective Hearing (excellent ability to tune out her children’s endless arguments), Sing Talking (turns her life into her own kind of musical).
Lance joined the Bold Collective as a part of the Pretio Interactive acquisition in the summer of 2021. He works mainly on display advertising and oversees the technical operations of our media buying efforts, ensuring that our campaigns are delivering in a smooth and accurate manner. Hobbies: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu & Camping. Superpowers: Speaking French & Juggling.
Brianna joined the Bold Collective team coming in with a large background in Operations in the retail, tech, and real estate industries. She is passionate about cultivating a successful and fruitful customer experience through data driven initiatives and strategy. When she is not working, you'll find her travelling and volunteering at local organizations all around Southern California. Hobbies: Hiking, travelling Superpowers: Ultra organization, Finding the best sunset spots
Sr. Director, Engineering
I've been working in Ad Tech as a software developer for 5 years, including one successful acquisition. I love working with Python, learning about new tech, building web apps and working with high volumes of both data and web traffic. Hobbies: Hiking with my dog and Cooking Superpowers: Tracking down the root cause of a bug. Keeping the big picture in mind, while focusing on small details
Sr. Account Director
Jade joined the Bold Collective team at the end of Q2 in 2019. She works on the Mobile Performance side of the business managing all advertiser relationships and ensuring all advertiser accounts are not only delivering budget but also meeting KPIs. Hobbies: Food (cooking, baking, eating) & Travel. Superpowers: Binge-watching K-dramas series (that's at least 16 hrs!) and sarcasm.