Ian Foley

San Francisco, California, US

Advertising & digital media executive
Ian's Skills
Business Development

About Ian

- Initially worked in agency roles (consulting, venture capital and investment banking), and then moved to operational roles at start-up’s in video advertising field. Started working with early stage companies at Stanford Research Institute, where I was responsible for spinning-out a number of successful start-up companies (e.g. Siri). Then joined Rhythm, the first mobile video ad network, and then picked to build YuMe’s mobile video ad network from the ground up. Developed an expertise in digital video advertising, and now looking to start my own company with a team of engineers and my CTO co-founder.
- Throughout this time, I worked as an adviser and investor in early stage companies. Also, I created a number of successful industry forums, including the Telecom Council of Silicon Valley/ Service Provider Investment Forum, which pulled together investors from all the leading telecom carriers and media companies in the Bay Area.

Work Experience



July 2014 - December 2016