Co-founder and CEO
Growing up in Palo Alto, Todd Krizelman was born and raised near the epicenter of technology innovation. Todd joined veteran web architect Jesse Keller to found MediaRadar in 2007. After years of thorough research, development, and data collection, MediaRadar is now the most comprehensive data company focused on the ad sales market. He previously co-founded one of the world’s first social media sites. Todd led the site theGlobe.com, from inception to taking it public on NASDAQ. Krizelman is a graduate of Cornell University and Harvard Business School.
Why does Todd love MediaRadar?
We’re continually investing in building advanced solutions: online, in print, and in social media. As the publishers, we serve to expand into new media. Innovating new technologies that give our clients a competitive advantage is central to who we are.
Co-founder and CTO
In 1996, Jesse joined JobDirect.com as a founding employee and CTO. The site was the first to automatically connect job seekers with postings as the site combined a résumé database with search functionality. PersonalsTrainer.com was Jesse’s next endeavor. PersonalsTrainer.com enhanced the world of online dating. Jesse partnered with Yahoo! Personals and designed a system to traffic data and connect singles who needed help crafting profiles. In 2007, Jesse brought his veteran background to join Todd Krizelman in developing MediaRadar. Jesse is a graduate of Yale University.
Why does Jesse love MediaRadar?
MediaRadar really works: we help actual people make actual sales every day. MediaRadar’s technology is able to crunch through mountains of data to find the one detail that’s going to solve someone’s problem today.
Eugene Shustef joined MediaRadar in 2011. He has over a decade of experience building SaaS and data products for Fortune 1000 companies. Prior to MediaRadar, Eugene led the cloud and mobile services development for Xerox Global Services as Chief Engineer. He received his BS in Computer Science and MBA from Rochester Institute of Technology.
Why does Eugene love MediaRadar?
MediaRadar is filled with bright, passionate people who build complex tools that make solutions for our clients’ problems. This company is growing fast, and we continue to build a must have product.
Meghan joined us in 2017 to lead our expanding Product Management team. Prior to joining MediaRadar, Meghan had proven success in multiple senior level roles with S&P Capital IQ, Dun and Bradstreet, and most recently, StellaService. At StellaService, Meghan repositioned the data benchmarking product to make it more profitable. Additionally, she launched the SaaS solutions that have driven the company’s growth and client retention. She has a BA from Yale University and an MBA from Wharton (UPENN).
Why does Meghan love MediaRadar?
I spent some time selling ads as the Publisher of the Yale Daily News, and I wish MediaRadar had been there to help! Our innovative product truly transforms ad sales for publishers.
James Muenter brings more than 15 years of financial experience in the software industry to MediaRadar. He is responsible for MediaRadar’s finances, operations, facilities, and managing relationships with lending institutions and external auditors. Prior to MediaRadar, James served as SVP of Finance and Administration at Integrated Trade Processing, Inc. At ITP, he was responsible for all areas of corporate finance, taxation, human resources, and administration. James is a graduate of Pace University.
Why does James love MediaRadar?
What I like most about MediaRadar is that we have a tremendous product that solves real world problems. It’s exciting to talk about how innovative our products are and how much our customers love us!
Rob Whitehurst comes to MediaRadar with more than 17 years of consultative sales experience in fast-paced industries. He previously served as the SVP of Sales at Cartus where he was leading his team to record growth as well as infusing modern technology into the product roadmap and sales demos. Prior to Cartus, Rob worked for Hewlett-Packard (HP). He was the Global Head of Sales for the emerging augmented reality business, which became the fastest growing part of HP. Rob also spent more than a decade at the leading industry research firm, Gartner, where he was most recently Regional Vice President of Emerging Markets in London, UK. He is a graduate of Franklin & Marshall College.
Why does Rob love MediaRadar?
Our products live at the intersection of advanced technology and data. We provide customers with an easy-to-use toolkit to be more productive, identifying target prospects and accelerating deals! As a sales leader, I always look for opportunities like this for my team(s) and am still in search of a MediaRadar for own staff. In a highly competitive market where buyers are conducting more research before they even speak to a company representative, MediaRadar provides the actionable intelligence to have a highly personalized conversation around business goals and value.
Gregg has 15 years’ experience leading operations and technology-centric teams. Over this time period he has successfully delivered on several large scale, international and domestic businesses. Gregg has held positions most recently as COO of technology firm, Lease Analytics. He spent the prior 3 years at Wagner Oil Company, leading operations and analytics projects. Prior to MediaRadar, Gregg was a naval nuclear submarine officer, strategic operations manager, and information manager at NATO. Gregg is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy. He earned his MBA from Colorado State University.
Why does Gregg love MediaRadar?
The people. Very few things compare to working alongside passionate professionals who take ownership of their work and provide solutions based on constant constructive collaboration. This elevates our team to perform at our best…every day!
Marketing and Public Relations
Jaci Hoffmann joined MediaRadar in 2010 after spending over six years in the publishing industry with Gannett Company, Inc – US Community Publishing Division. At MediaRadar, she leads the Marketing and Public Relations team. Jaci is a graduate of Salisbury University.
Why does Jaci love MediaRadar?
MediaRadar’s technology breaks down complex and massive amounts of data into easy-to-understand, actionable insights. Not a day goes by that a client doesn’t tell us how much they love and rely on our tools. Knowing that your company and its products are in such high demand is a great feeling to have.
Elizabeth has over a decade of experience in human resources, team building, and talent management. She’s worked with leading companies across different verticals for DialogueDirect and Physique57. Elizabeth co-founded Future Leaders Fellowship while at DialogueDirect. Elizabeth is a graduate of Boston College (BA) and NYU (Master’s in Human Resources). Elizabeth leads our training and recruiting efforts at MediaRadar.
Why does Elizabeth love MediaRadar?
Employees at MediaRadar have so many opportunities: to build an outstanding product, to provide our clients with award-winning customer service, to develop wide-ranging skills and problem solving muscles, and to work with some of the most talented and driven people I’ve ever met. And this is all while having a good time along the way!