NEW YORK, June 15, 2019 -- GlassView, the leading independent video distribution platform, today announced it was adding David Gerbitz, Former Chief Operating Officer of Pandora, to its Board of Directors.
Gerbitz joined Pandora in July of 2014 and served as COO for 6 years, where he was responsible for scaling the advertising operations and platform businesses that helped shape the market for digital audio advertising. During this time, he was instrumental in shepherding Pandora to its $3.5 billion acquisition by SiriusXM Holdings. Prior to his time at Pandora, Gerbitz worked at Yahoo, most recently as VP of Global Mid-Market and SMB Sales. Before that, Gerbitz worked for close to a decade for Microsoft.
"We are extremely excited to welcome David Gerbitz to our Board of Directors," said J. Brooks, CEO & Founder of GlassView. “David’s wealth of experience as an executive with some of the world’s largest digital platforms will be very valuable in helping GlassView grow as a company."
"Over the last few years, digital video has become the most effective way to drive a conversation with your brand’s target audience," said Gerbitz. "I’m excited to expand my relationship with the GlassView team and welcome the opportunity to assist as they continue to scale their business."
Gerbitz joins a venerable team of industry leaders on GlassView's Board of Directors including Beauty and Well Being Founder & Editor Clémence von Mueffling; former LVMH North America Chairman Renaud Dutreil, who previously held several ministerial positions in the highest levels of French Government; Jim Porcarelli, Co-founder of MediaCom North America; former Conde Nast executive Stephanie Newhouse; former CBS Revenue & Operations Executive Director Dennis Colon; former Vogue.com Creative Director Candy Pratts Price; Chien Chung (Didi) Pei,
Chairman of the China Institute; Yann Coatanlem, Former Head of Derivatives, Citi; and Lord Gregory Barker, former UK Minister of Energy & Climate Change and current member of the House of Lords.
GlassView's mission is to ensure clients' videos appear on top-tier sites reaching the most engaged influential audiences. Best known for delivering the highest level of performance, the GlassView video platform offers access to over 1.6 billion unique users worldwide, and over 280 million unique users in the United States (comScore June 2019), reaching 98% of the connected country. The GlassView team and Board of Directors feature executives from Conde Nast, MediaCom, and LVMH. Launched in 2015, GlassView is headquartered in New York City and has offices around the world, including in Japan, Singapore, China, France, and The UK. For more information on GlassView, please visit www.glassview.com.