Management Team
Seasoned Digital Ad Exec Joins Wanderful as CRO

Seasoned Digital Ad Exec Joins Wanderful as CRO

Today we announced the appointment of Tom Kersten as its chief revenue officer (CRO). Tom brings more than 20 years of high-profile sales and advertising experience to Wanderful Media, including 12 years at Microsoft Advertising. Tom will lead the company’s revenue generation processes and align all future revenue-related functions. Prior to Wanderful Media, he was vice president of media... more
Wanderful Media Appoints Chief Marketing Officer

Wanderful Media Appoints Chief Marketing Officer

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Lisa Romano as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). Lisa is a seasoned exec from companies such as Apple, Knight Ridder Digital and Zone Labs. Romano was part of the company’s founding team, serving as consulting CMO. She leads all corporate marketing, customer acquisition, social media, public relations and analyst... more
Welcome to our new CFO

Welcome to our new CFO

Today Wanderful Media announced the appointment of Nabeel Ahmed as CFO. He brings more than 16 years of experience in financial leadership roles to the company, and will manage the finance and human resources teams. He will also partner with the leadership team on a variety of finance and strategic initiatives. For more details about Nabeel, view... more
Two Silicon Valley veterans join the Wanderful team

Two Silicon Valley veterans join the Wanderful team

We’re happy to welcome two accomplished Silicon Valley veterans to our growing management team. Steve Trefethen will serve as chief technology officer, while Grace Chan has been appointed as vice president of product management. Both formerly worked at MerchantCircle (acquired by Reply!), and have previous experience at leading Silicon Valley technology companies. Check out today’s press release... more
Meet Wanderful Media's Chief Operating Officer

Meet Wanderful Media’s Chief Operating Officer

Happy to share Doug Kilponen has joined Wanderful Media as chief operating officer. Bringing nearly 20 years of experience in business development, product management, customer acquisition and product marketing, Kilponen oversees all business units and collaborate with CEO Ben T. Smith, IV on strategic goals. Kilponen came from MerchantCircle, where he was senior vice president. As... more
Wanderful Media welcomes new EVP of product and design

Wanderful Media welcomes new EVP of product and design

Wanderful Media is thrilled to add Dave Thomsen to its management team as executive vice president of product and design. Bringing nearly 15 years of experience in product design, digital media and new product innovation, Dave will lead the company’s product vision and roadmap, with a focus on the customer and marketplace. Dave brings a... more