Employee Spotlight: Marissa, Sr. Marketing Manager, Demand

Oct 30, 2019 Aliana Heffernan
Meet Marissa - a Long Island native, she graduated from the University of Florida and quickly started her career in the media industry. After working for several years at Vox Media and Forbes, Marissa pivoted to the world of advertising technology. As the leader of demand sales initiatives for the Marketing team at Vistar Media, her core focus is to make sure we provide ...
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Employee Spotlight: Montana, Partner Manager, Emerging Markets

Sep 27, 2019 Aliana Heffernan
Meet Montana - a Vermont native, she graduated from Manhattan College and quickly jumped into the advertising world. After four years at GroupM, Montana was ready for a change of pace, and made her way to Vistar. She’s now a member of our Client Services team, leading emerging markets for Vistar’s international business. Recently, we sat down with Montana to learn more ...
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Employee Spotlight: Vish Shelar, Data Scientist

Aug 28, 2019 Aliana Heffernan
Meet Vish - our in-house data scientist who has been a part of the Vistar family for nearly two years. After receiving his undergraduate degree in engineering at the University of Pune, Vish went on to work for Accenture, the non-profit ARGO, and did a project for the NYC Taxi and Limousine Commission while completing his Masters in Urban Informatics, Vish began working ...
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Employee Spotlight: Tim Layton, Senior Manager, Accounting & Finance

Jul 24, 2019 Aliana Heffernan
Meet Tim - a Colorado native approaching his two year anniversary at Vistar. After working in and around Denver post-college, Tim and his wife eventually decided to make the big move to New York. Tim began working as an in-house accountant at Louis Vuitton, but two years later, he found his way to Vistar and the world of ad tech. Nowadays, you can find Tim at every Vistar ...
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Employee Spotlight: Michelle Gbolumah, Product Analyst

Jun 28, 2019 Aliana Heffernan
Meet Michelle – an NYU grad, she began her career at EY, working as a tech consultant for the financial services firm. A little over two years later, Michelle made her way to Vistar Media, joining the Connected Devices team as a Product Analyst. Working on the Cortex platform, Michelle helps to improve the functionality of our supply software, while in her free time, ...
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Employee Spotlight: Gabby Stoller, Sales Director

Jun 5, 2019 Aliana Heffernan
Meet Gabby - a powerhouse Sales Director who joined the Vistar team back in March. After several years at The New York Times, leading ad sales across several different platforms and verticals, Gabby moved on to Verve and most recently, Placed. When she’s not setting the bar for style at our New York office, Gabby works with a variety of Vistar’s agency and brand partners, ...
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Employee Spotlight: Leslie, Director of Marketing

Apr 9, 2019 Aliana Heffernan
Meet Leslie - she began her career in the public relations world after graduating from Harvard University. Shifting her focus to ad tech, Leslie is now Director of Marketing at Vistar Media. She’s responsible for the company’s overall marketing strategy, including content, events and press, as well as sales enablement across our supply and demand business. A fan of travel ...
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Employee Spotlight: Weiting, Software Engineer

Dec 13, 2018 Aliana Heffernan
Meet Weiting - a Drexel University grad, she began her career at Rovi and TiVo before finding her way to Vistar Media. After joining the team earlier this year, she’s taken ownership of several projects centered around improving the Vistar's supply platform. In her free time, you can find Weiting checking out newly-opened restaurants in Center City or taking her pup to ...
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Employee Spotlight: Chris, Publisher Partnerships Director

Nov 19, 2018 Aliana Heffernan
Meet Chris – originally from Australia, he's joined Vistar Media in the newly appointed role of Publisher Partnerships Director. When he’s not chasing after his golden-doodle pup, Paddington, you can find Chris in our NYC office, helping to strengthen Vistar’s relationships with some of the world’s largest international media owners. We recently sat down with Chris to ...
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Employee Spotlight: David, Sales Director, Publisher Solutions

Oct 4, 2018 Aliana Heffernan
Meet David - a seasoned vet of the digital out-of-home industry who plays a critical role in growing Vistar Media’s supply-side business. After working at a variety of digital signage organizations including The Preset Group, Obscura Digital, Screach, and most recently, The Rail Media, David has become an evangelist for Vistar’s suite of media owner solutions. From ...
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