Dave Morgan

CEO and Founder
Simulmedia

Dave is the CEO and founder of New York City-based Simulmedia, Inc., a TV ad targeting company. Simulmedia uses data-driven technology to help improve the relevance and results of TV advertising. A serial entrepreneur, Morgan previously founded and ran both TACODA, Inc., an online advertising company that pioneered behavioral online marketing and was acquired by AOL in 2007 for $275 million, and Real Media, Inc., one of the world?s first ad serving and online ad network companies and a predecessor to 24/7 Real Media (TFSM), which was later sold to WPP for $649 million. After the sale of TACODA, Dave served as Executive Vice President, Global Advertising Strategy, at AOL, a Time Warner Company (TWX).

A lawyer by training, Morgan served as General Counsel and Director of New Media Ventures at the Pennsylvania Newspaper Association in the early 1990?s and also spent several years as an associate with the Philadelphia law firm Duane Morris.

Morgan received a B.A. in Political Science from The Pennsylvania State University and a J.D. from the Dickinson School of Law. He serves on the executive committee and board of directors of the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) and on the boards of directors of the American Press Institute (API) and Chumby Industries. He and his wife writer Lorea Canales live in Manhattan with their two girls.