ABOUT US

Introducing Vertical Mass: The best way to reach active fans at scale.


Vertical Mass helps the top talent and companies in music, sports and entertainment manage their fan data. Our data management platform hosts a closed network of fan data to create rich profiles (listeners, shoppers, concert goers, active socials, etc). This proprietary data helps our partners (1) spend marketing dollars much more effectively and (2) generate revenue from their data. Our clients include 35 of the top 50 celebrity and brand pages on Facebook.

Let's chat and take a look under the hood – don't be shy!

PARTNERS

We work with 35 of the top 50 celebrity and brand pages on Facebook

Our network includes
fans
and growing at a rate of 10,000/day

OUR TEAM

Executive Team


Mark Shedletsky

Founder & CEO

Mark sold his previous start-up, BlueHaze, to Simon Fuller's XIX Entertainment where he served as the CEO of XIX Digital, managing the digital strategy across all talent management and content. Mark was previously the Head of Marketing at BitTorrent and the co-founding Head of Marketing responsible for launching MTV in Canada. Mark earned an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management and BComm from McGill University. He thoroughly enjoys drinking fine Canadian beer and letting his kids take slap shots at his head.


Nick Abramovic

Cofounder & CTO

Nick is a data scientist who runs engineering for Vertical Mass. He is most known for being the the former CSO and Cofounder of OkCupid Labs after his first startup, DateUp, was acquired by IAC/Match.com.


Nick has a background in mathematics, but don’t let that fool you. He spent more time drinking than in a University of Chicago classroom and during his stint at the University of Colorado, he was most likely found snowboarding.


Justin Johnson

VP, National Ad Sales

Prior to Vertical Mass, Justin led successful sales teams at Tremor Video and CBS Sports. He brings 17 years of veteran Digital sales experience to Vertical Mass. When he isn’t out evangelizing our brand and building our sales team, Justin spends his time in Hermosa Beach with his wife and 5 year old twin boys.


Mark Jacobs

Dir of Sales & Partnerships, East Coast

Mark is a 10 year veteran of the digital space, having spent time working for both agencies and publishers, and has driven industry award winning initiatives in each role to date. In those few moments when he's not at a media event of some sort he's on the move, finding new places around the world to try to stay out of trouble, successfully for the most part.


Our Amazing Investors


CAREERS

Building the next great ad tech company


Why Join?

We work with the top celebrities and brands in the world to help them identify and and reach their fans. We're obsessed with proprietary data, audience insights, and running the most targeted media campaigns available. You'll have the opportunity to build products used by the 35 of the top 50 pages on facebook including some of the world's biggest musicians, athletes and movie stars.

We've built something brand spankin' new, so every day is fresh and uncharted. We expect you to learn and grow by solving some huge problems that have never been solved before.

It's hard to get a feel for what we're building in a few words. So if it sounds intriguing, let's chat. We'll do a deep dive on our vision and walk you through our success to date.

And yeah, we like to have fun.

Open Positions

We’re looking for someone who cares that his or her code is readable, scales well and gets the job done! We use a variety of technologies including Go, InfluxDB, Redis and PostgreSQL.

As a key member of our team you will be:

  • Write Go
  • Write more Go
  • Developing various APIs to be consumed by other applications
  • Managing and enhancing content ingestion and data warehousing
  • Helping scale an infrastructure that is already being used by some of the largest social brands on Facebook and Twitter.

Compensation includes generous salary, equity, and benefits.

Location: Los Angeles, CA (relocation provided)

Interested? Contact us at nick@verticalmass.com

We’re looking for someone to help us bring forth new ideas, interactions and experiences.

As a key member of our team you will:

  • Design beautiful and intuitive interfaces from concept to production
  • Come prepared with ideas on how to iterate on our product and then validate those ideas with feedback from our users
  • Work closely with our engineering team to oversee the user experience of a feature from beginning to end

An ideal candidate will:

  • Have the ability to see and communicate your ideas to the rest of the team
  • Have a strong understanding of use-cases, user flows and information architecture
  • Have experience planning and executing both redesigns as well as new-concept design projects, from start to finish

Compensation includes generous salary, equity, and benefits.

Location: Los Angeles, CA (relocation provided)

Interested? Contact us at nick@verticalmass.com

CONTACT US

We'd love to hear from you