Michael Katz is a co-founder and CEO of mParticle. He drives the company's vision and strategy as it provides industry-leading customer data solutions to multi-channel marketers. Michael was formerly founder and CEO of Interclick, which was a publicly traded company on the NASDAQ prior to its acquisition by Yahoo in 2011. While at Yahoo, he served as Vice President of Optimization & Analytics. He sits on the board of directors of BrightlineTV. He has also served as a mentor to startups for Techstars since 2015. Michael is a passionate advocate for animal rights, serving as a volunteer for the Southampton Animal Shelter and on the board of Humane Generation. He is a graduate of Syracuse University and lives with his wife and son in New York City.