Leadership



Thought Leadership
October 16, 2019
VIDEO: Programmatic Identity with News UK
Ben Walmsley, Commercial Director, Publishing at News UK, comments on the inevitability of the third-party cookie's demise, and why it's imperative for the programmatic industry to start preparing. 
Thought Leadership
October 15, 2019
Programmatic Trends in APAC
Yogesh Sehgal, Regional Manager Asia at Rubicon Project, talks about programmatic trends in the APAC region, the growth of video and audio, and how programmatic guaranteed has helped introduce new publishers to programmatic monetization. 
Thought Leadership
October 9, 2019
Video: Emerging Markets in Brazil
Salomao Junior, VP of Seller, LATAM at Rubicon Project, talks about emerging markets in Brazil and how Rubicon Project is stimulating the growth of DOOH.
Thought Leadership
October 3, 2019
How LATAM Markets are Using Programmatic to Ramp Up Growth
As internet penetration increases in Latin America, so do programmatic ad budgets.
Thought Leadership
October 2, 2019
New Community Standards to Foster Greater Collaboration & Trust
Rubicon Project is now IAB UK Gold Standard 1.1 certified, keeping with its commitment to collaboration and transparency in a well-lit marketplace.
Thought Leadership
October 2, 2019
Video: Shaping the Brazilian Programmatic Market
Salomao Junior, VP of Seller, LATAM at Rubicon Project, explains how Rubicon Project's close relationship with Brazilian buyers and sellers has helped shape the programmatic market.
Thought Leadership
September 30, 2019
Video: Partner Perspectives with MobileFuse
In this new video, Ken Harlan, Founder and CEO of MobileFuse, discusses his company's focus for 2019, and why he predicts big growth for Private Marketplaces.
Thought Leadership
September 26, 2019
VIDEO: Programmatic Perception in Brazil
Salomao Junior, VP of Seller LATAM at Rubicon Project, explains how the Brazilian industry's perception of programmatic advertising has evolved.
Thought Leadership
September 24, 2019
VIDEO: The Mobile Market
Matt Cunha explains why more and more mobile publishers are turning to Rubicon Project for help with their programmatic strategies.
Thought Leadership
September 19, 2019
4 Events Supporting a More Female Future During Advertising Week NY
Media has been heavily dominated by men for years. These sessions at Advertising Week NY uncover how to ensure the future is female.
Thought Leadership
September 18, 2019
VIDEO: Partner Perspectives – Cookies
We sat down with some of our publisher partners to get their perspective on the future of identity, and how consumer privacy initiatives will impact programmatic advertising.
Thought Leadership
September 17, 2019
Why Independent Ad Tech is Collaborating for the Greater Good
At this year’s DMEXCO, Rubicon Project’s Joe Prusz sat on a panel with other C-suite leaders to discuss collaboration in ad tech.
Thought Leadership
September 16, 2019
VIDEO: US Programmatic Trends
Ryan Mulcahy, Head of Revenue for North America, highlights major programmatic trends that will impact the US market in the coming year. He explains the growing importance of video, and why it's more important than ever for the industry to standardize on one unified ID. 
Thought Leadership
September 11, 2019
VIDEO: Programmatic Perception
In this new video, Ryan Mulcahy, Head of Revenue, North America, talks about how the market perception of programmatic has shifted over the past five years.
Thought Leadership
September 10, 2019
5 DMEXCO Sessions You Shouldn’t Miss
At DMEXCO, leaders will unpack how open source can bring greater trust and transparency to the digital economy.
August 28, 2019
Transparency
Ryan Mulcahy, Head of Revenue, North America, explains Rubicon Project's commitment to transparency and why it has created stronger partnerships with buyers and sellers. 
Thought Leadership
August 27, 2019
Mobile Shifts
Matt Cunha talks about recent trends in mobile, and how mobile publishers are shifting towards new monetization partners. 
Thought Leadership
August 19, 2019
Bringing Clarity to a Murky Programmatic Supply Chain
Rooted in the rise of header bidding, SPO aims to simplify the murky programmatic supply chain by eliminating waste, hidden fees, and brand safety risks that come with buying through non-vetted supply sources.
Thought Leadership
August 13, 2019
Mobile Market Perception
Matt Cunha, Senior Sales Director, Mobile, talks about new opportunities for programmatic in the mobile space. 
Thought Leadership
August 8, 2019
Impact of SPO in ANZ
Rohan Creasey talks about the impact of SPO in ANZ, and why so many buyers in Australia and New Zealand have chosen to partner with The Rubicon Project.
Thought Leadership
August 7, 2019
Programmatic Evolution
Rohan Creasey, Country Manager ANZ, explains the history of adtech in his region, and how The Rubicon Project has thrived in an evolving marketplace.
Thought Leadership
August 6, 2019
Trends in ANZ
Rohan Creasey, Country Manager, Australia & New Zealand, talks about programmatic market trends in ANZ and what he sees coming up.
Thought Leadership
July 31, 2019
5 Ways Programmatic Video Standards are Changing to Simplify Ad Delivery
With programmatic video performing across screens and devices, these initiatives are helping media players deliver quality at scale.
July 29, 2019
The Case for First-Party, Community-Driven Identity
The rise of open source and standardization in publisher-facing ad tech provides a unique opportunity to move towards a first-party, community-driven Identity model where first-party cookies work for everyone.
Thought Leadership
July 25, 2019
The Hack that Became a Standard: Header Bidding Grows Up
Rubicon Project's Heather Carver understands the struggle publishers have had with implementing header bidding, and has seen the difficult path to implementation they've experienced. Now, with Demand Manager, Rubicon Project has packaged Prebid as a service to eliminate these obstacles and put control right back in the hands of publishers. This exclusive interview uncovers how these issues were discovered and what Rubicon Project is doing to transform this industry standard.
Thought Leadership
July 24, 2019
What to Look For in a Partner You Can Trust for SPO
Trust, transparency, and consultative white-glove service are table stakes for a healthy programmatic business relationship.
Thought Leadership
July 23, 2019
Better Deal Outcomes For Buyers
Steve Hulkower, Senior Director of Product Management, explains how Rubicon Project drives better deal outcomes for buyers, and what kind of programmatic deals are best for curation, targeting, priority and guarantees.
Thought Leadership
July 18, 2019
Rubicon Project Helps Raise the Curtain on Audio Programmatic
As digital audio audiences grow, publishers and buyers are turning to audio programmatic ad buying using real-time marketplaces and online platforms to transact inventory.
Thought Leadership
July 11, 2019
Programmatic Industry Predictions for 2020
Rubicon Project’s James Brown gave his programmatic industry predictions for 2020 at Interact Warsaw.
Thought Leadership
July 10, 2019
Programmatic Challenges & Growth for 2020
Rubicon Project’s James Brown gave his predictions on the programmatic industry’s challenges and growth opportunities in 2020.
Thought Leadership
June 26, 2019
Michael Barrett on Emerging Markets
Michael Barrett offers some thoughts on Emerging Markets in Programmatic, how the ad tech industry is growing, and the latest formats supported by Rubicon Project.
Thought Leadership
June 24, 2019
Client Challenges
Three members of Rubicon Project’s Account Services team offer their thoughts on partnering with publisher clients to address ad tech challenges.
Thought Leadership
June 20, 2019
Client Relationships
Three members of Rubicon Project’s Account Services team offer their take on how to build strong relationships with ad tech clients.
Thought Leadership
June 19, 2019
Rubicon Project’s Transparency Call to Arms
This interview on transparency and the future of programmatic with Rubicon Project CEO Michael Barrett first appeared in MediaVillage on June 17, 2019.  Michael Barrett’s greatest surprise since joining Rubicon […]
Thought Leadership
June 18, 2019
Evolution of the PMP UI
Senior Director of Product Management Steve Hulkower discusses The Rubicon Project’s role in pioneering Private Marketplaces, and the new Deals UI being developed to meet the needs of a changing […]
Thought Leadership
June 17, 2019
We Listened To You – We’re Focused on These Top Three Programmatic Video Features
Our publishers and buyers asked, so we delivered. We’re developing these three features to make our video platform more effective than ever.
Thought Leadership
June 13, 2019
7 Events to Make the Most of Your Cannes Lions Experience
The Cannes Lions Festival jam-packs the latest in creative marketing innovation. These top picks in programmatic will help you maximize your time.
Thought Leadership
June 11, 2019
Programmatic for Publishers: 5 Myths Debunked
5 myths about programmatic selling and how Rubicon Project helps publishers monetize with Prebid
Thought Leadership
June 3, 2019
Michael Barrett on SPO
Michael Barrett gives us his take on SPO – Supply Path Optimization – and how it’s transforming the programmatic landscape.
Thought Leadership
May 30, 2019
How Rubicon Project is increasing PMP revenue for publishers in Japan
Toru Hirose, Account Director, Rubicon Project Japan, offers his take on the Japanese programmatic market, and how Rubicon is driving better outcomes for buyers and sellers of digital advertising.  VIDEO […]
Thought Leadership
May 22, 2019
What the Move to Server-Side Means for Adtech
The Move to Server-Side Promises Ubiquitous Connectivity
Thought Leadership
May 15, 2019
The Benefits of Managed Service in a Server-Skewing World
Before the shift to server-side, client-side hosting promises to float publishers in the interim. But with it comes the need for a managed service solution. Here’s why.
Thought Leadership
May 14, 2019
Industry Shifts
Michael Barrett describes how Demand Manager could impact the evolution of ad tech.
Thought Leadership
May 9, 2019
Why Prebid Makes the Header More Relevant Than Ever
With Demand Manager, Rubicon Project offers publishers Prebid-as-service, bringing a new level of control and simplicity to header bidding.
Thought Leadership
May 7, 2019
Prebid Tools, A Hot Take with Phil Meyer
Phil Meyer explains how new Prebid Tools are giving publishers more control over how they monetize.
Thought Leadership
May 2, 2019
Prebid for the People, A Hot Take with Phil Meyer
Phil Meyer explains how new tools are making Prebid more accessible to business people.
Thought Leadership
April 30, 2019
How Does Rubicon Project Educate Buyers and Sellers?
Steve Wing, Managing Director of UK and Nordics at Rubicon Project, talks with Jack Hershman at AdWeek Europe about educating partners.
Thought Leadership
April 18, 2019
Stand Out in Ad Tech
Steve Wing, Managing Director of UK and Nordics at Rubicon Project, talks with Jack Hershman at AdWeek Europe about breaking through the noise of a crowded industry.
Thought Leadership
April 16, 2019
One-to-One at Scale
Steve Wing, Managing Director of UK and Nordics at Rubicon Project, talks about the growth of programmatic with Jack Hershman at AdWeek Europe.
Charity
April 15, 2019
Ads Impact: Making Marketing a Force for Good
Rubicon Project is committed to community involvement by donating billions of impressions to non-profits & PSAs. This article on our Ads Impact partnership was originally published by MediaMath on April 15, […]
Thought Leadership
March 27, 2019
The Challenges of Prebid Mobile, A Hot Take with Alex Smith
Why Should Developers Adopt Prebid Mobile? It’s no secret the ad tech industry is constantly racing towards better performance, and Prebid mobile has emerged as one of the best ways […]
Thought Leadership
March 21, 2019
Automation with a Personal Touch
Rubicon Project’s Ashley Wheeler dishes on how human insights and “white glove” service can differentiate programmatic partnerships. This article was originally published by MediaVillage.com on March 20, 2019. Let’s face […]
Thought Leadership
March 15, 2019
Driving Innovation to Smash Glass Ceilings
Women in Tech: Rubicon Project’s Alex Smith on Building a More Inclusive Team As part of our “Women in Tech” series, we spoke with Alex Smith to discover her journey […]
Thought Leadership
March 12, 2019
The Importance of Video with Michael Barrett
Last month, Rubicon Project announced its 2018 Q4 earnings, which revealed a number of milestones that demonstrate a strong future for the company, including: 32% increase in revenue compared to […]
Thought Leadership
March 8, 2019
Top 6 SXSW Picks for Ad Tech
From blockchain solutions to an exploration of “spatial sound” inventory, Rubicon Project has selected 6 of the big ideas on display at SXSW Interactive that are shaping the ad tech industry.
Thought Leadership
April 16, 2018
Cleaning Up the Supply Chain: Insights from Advertising Week Europe
The debate over trust and transparency in the programmatic supply chain continues, this time, with key insights from Advertising Week Europe
Press Releases
February 27, 2017
Rubicon Project Names Video Veteran to Product Leadership Team
Former Google and OpenX Product Leader Khoi Nguyen Named Vice President of Product Management for Video
Press Releases
February 23, 2017
Rubicon Project Names David Day Chief Financial Officer
Rubicon Project announced that the company’s Board of Directors has approved the appointment of David Day as Chief Financial Officer of the company, effective immediately.
Thought Leadership
February 21, 2017
Open Letter from Frank Addante, CEO, Rubicon Project
Focus as We Look Towards the Future
Press Releases
January 25, 2017
Rubicon Project Deepens Product Leadership Bench With Addition of Mobile and Messaging Veteran to Lead Mobile App Monetization
Bill Wolfe Named Vice President of Product Management for Mobile Apps
Press Releases
May 25, 2016
Rubicon Project Announces Resignation of CFO; Appoints Chief Accounting Officer David Day as Interim CFO
Rubicon Project announced that Chief Financial Officer Todd Tappin has resigned to assume the role of President at another company.
Press Releases
December 11, 2013
Project Strengthens Senior Leadership Team With Strategic New Hires
Industry Veterans from Microsoft, DoubleClick/Google, comScore & MediaMath Bring Additional Seasoned Expertise to Leading Automation Company Rubicon Project (www.rubiconproject.com), which operates the advertising industry’s largest independent real-time trading platform for […]
Press Releases
October 29, 2013
Rubicon Project Continues To Expand & Deepen Its Senior Leadership Team
The Advertising Industry’s Leading Automation Company is Rapidly Growing its World-Class Organization By Adding Key Seasoned Executives, Including a CMO and Head of Seller Cloud Rubicon Project (www.rubiconproject.com), which operates the […]