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Travis Hockersmith

  • Travis Hockersmith

    Travis Hockersmith VP, Platform Services
    Vizio

    Travis combines the experience of a client-side marketer at a top global brand with extensive ad tech experience.  He currently leads the Client Services, Analytics and Ad Operations teams supporting VIZIO’s rapidly growing Platform Business which includes VIZIO Ads and Inscape.  He joined VIZIO from Rakuten Marketing where he served as Senior Vice President of Client Services, leading a team of 140 CS professionals managing over 1500 performance marketing clients including leading retailers like Walmart, Macy’s and Sephora.  Travis has led multiple award-winning organizations including the 2012 Advertiser Perceptions Highest Rated Media Brand for Advertiser Satisfaction in the U.S. at YuMe and mThink’s Best Affiliate Network for service and innovation each and every year he was at Rakuten.
     
    Prior to moving into ad tech in 2010, Travis was at Intel Corporation where he held a number of strategic marketing and media positions including oversight of all media spending for consumer campaigns globally.
     
    Travis currently resides in Park City, UT with his wife and two kids.  Outside of work you can find him and his family skiing, mountain biking, fly fishing, hiking and generally exploring the outdoors.
     
    Travis holds a BS, Computer Science from Virginia Tech and an MBA from the University of Southern California.
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