Chairman and Co-Founder, SeeSaw Networks
Monte brings over 15 years of experience founding and leading successful start-up companies. Monte is currently the Chairman and co-founder of SeeSaw Networks. SeeSaw Networks provides unparalleled media planning and buying technology for place-based digital video advertising. Through its national network, SeeSaw delivers advertising in places where people go in their daily lives – places like gas stations, coffee shops, grocery stores and health clubs. Prior to SeeSaw, Monte was the founder and CEO of Blue Martini Software - the leader in multi-channel systems for retailers. Blue Martini revolutionized a new approach to direct response marketing and is now a private company called Escalate Retail. Monte also founded and was the Chairman & CEO of Red Pepper Software, a leading Supply Chain Optimization company which merged with PeopleSoft. Monte’s early career was spent with the NASA Ames Research Center as the Deputy Branch Chief of the Artificial Intelligence Branch, where he won the prestigious Space Act Award for his work on the Space Shuttle program. Monte is the co-author of Intelligent Scheduling and has published articles in the Harvard Business Review and various computer science journals and conference proceedings. He serves on the Dean’s Advisory Board for Carnegie-Mellon University’s School of Computer Science. He holds a B.S. In Computer Science and Industrial Management from Carnegie Mellon University and an M.S. in Computer Science from Stanford University.
Reprinted with kind permission from Monte Zweben.