As Chief Revenue Officer of the ATG group at AppNexus, Marcus Startzel leads a world class team that works with 22 of the top 25 Ad Age advertisers.
Prior to joining AppNexus, Marcus served as Chairman and CEO of MediaGlu, a cross-device technology company acquired by AppNexus in late 2014. Previously, Marcus was the GM of North America and CRO at Millennial Media where he led dramatic enterprise growth that resulted in a successful IPO on the NYSE. In addition, he held various positions at Advertising.com. Marcus is a Stevie Award winner and a regular speaker at industry events including ANA, Advertising Week, J.D. Power Automotive Roundtable, and Internet Week.
Marcus graduated from the United States Naval Academy with Merit, and is a former U.S. Naval Submarine Officer and qualified nuclear engineer. He currently resides with his wife and three sons in Annapolis, Maryland.