As Senior Vice President, Global Partnerships at Oath, Jack Bamberger leads the Global Agency Development Team, Global Accounts Team, Global Trading and Investment Team, and the Global Solutions Team. Jack’s teams drive Oath’s strategic initiatives with global marketers, and global agency holding companies and their agencies with the purpose of creating innovative technology, content and media partnerships across Oath’s portfolio of brands and platforms. He also drives Oath’s industry relationships with the Ad Council, IAB, Effie Worldwide, AAF, 4A’s, NATPE and the ANA.
A recognized leader in the media industry, Jack brings to Oath more than 30-years of digital and traditional media experience from holding senior leadership roles on both the media/technology owner and agency side of the business. Jack joined AOL, now Oath, in November 2012 from MEC, division of WPP/GroupM, where he was President, Digital for North America, responsible for the agency’s offerings across digital, social, search, mobile and emerging platforms. Before that, he was at Dentsu America as Chief Consumer Engagement Officer, where he established the agency’s US digital and social media practice. Prior to joining WPP and Dentsu, Jack held senior leadership roles at appssavvy, Katalyst, Meredith Corporation, Gruner + Jahr USA (division of Bertelsmann), IndustryClick.com, and Time Warner.
Jack currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Ad Council, Effie Worldwide, AAF, the IAB Digital Video Center of Excellence and NATPE. Additionally, Jack is a founding member of the IAB Digital Content NewFronts and has been a jury member for both the Effie Worldwide North America Media Awards and the IAB MIXX Awards. He also serves as Vice President of the Board of Trustees at the New York Theatre Workshop.
Jack graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia with a bachelor’s degree in Journalism. He and his partner, Bradley, are the proud fathers of their five-year old son, Lucas, and are based in New York City.