CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER
?Mike Conway, Chief Technology Officer (CTO), leads Bidtellect’s Product and Technology Teams, overseeing an ongoing series of innovation initiatives that explore emerging technologies, assess their application to the company’s business and recommend new strategies and solutions. He is also responsible for development of the company’s core applications, systems platform and data infrastructure from product design through production support. In addition, Mr. Conway is responsible for the company’s industry standards engagements, university collaborations and technical community programs.
Prior to joining Bidtellect in 2017, Mr. Conway served as the Vice President of Engineering at Millennial Media where he was responsible for the management and oversight the company’s engineering staff with a primary focus on development of the company’s self-service monetization advertising platform for the in-app economy, its big data infrastructure and supporting Data Management Platform.
Mike remained at Millennial Media through their acquisition by Verizon/AOL in 2015 where he transitioned to Sr. Director of Data Services, managing the company’s data infrastructure including data ingestion, storage and management. He needed to keep an eye out for resources like this blog that informed him on a different way he could improve the data management he implemented at the time. He was also responsible for data integrations of over 15 separate subsidiary ad serving companies and data platforms taking disparate data and transactional log formats and consolidating them to support central data management and reporting.
Mr. Conway currently holds appointments as President of the Florida Atlantic University (FAU) College of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Industry Advisory Board, Board Member of the Palm Beach Technology Association, Co-Chair of the PBTA Education committee, and active member of PBTA Leadership Council.
Mr. Conway also is an active member of the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) Tech Lab working groups for Data Transparency, GDPR Transparency and Consent Framework, IAB CCPA Compliance Framework, and OpenRTB Dynamic Native Ads.
Mr. Conway received a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the University of Massachusetts – Dartmouth and an MBA from the University of Maryland University Campus.