Sheldon Owen

Sheldon Owen is the co-founder and CEO of Unified, the creators of the first cloud-based social operating platform for global brands and agencies. Sheldon's vision and corporate direction have made Unified an award-winning company and one of the fastest growing social marketing technology platforms in the industry. Sheldon has over 15 years of experience in developing and operating emerging technology and digital media companies. He has successfully managed over $1 billion in digital media campaigns throughout his career and has worked with global brands such as Verizon, Starbucks, Unilever, P&G and BMW. Sheldon is an active board member, start-up advisor and angel investor. Prior to starting Unified, Sheldon served in several executive roles within TrafficMarketplace, a leading digital marketing company, through its successful acquisition in 2010. During his tenure, he managed a $90 million P&L and created one of the fastest growing social ad networks in the industry. TrafficMarketplace's social business grew from zero to $50 million annual run-rate within 18 months of launch and became a charter partner in the Facebook API Key and Facebook Approved Ad Platform programs. Sheldon has previously served in a variety of senior executive roles throughout his career including VP of Marketing of a $300 million division at CA Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: CA). [+]