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Zane Vella

Zane Vella

Zane is an inventor and software executive with deep experience in the movie and TV business. He is founder and CEO of Watchwith, a native video advertising platform, where he works closely with innovative advertisers and networks on the future of TV. He leads a world-class team of design, engineering and ad tech experts specialized in mobile and OTT video. Prior to Watchwith, Zane was CEO of MX (acquired by MLB Advanced Media), a co-founder of the early streaming music site Beta Lounge and creator of CitySpace, an award-winning VR project. Zane is a member of the Television Academy, holds a Master’s in Psychology from Harvard University and is a graduate of the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service.

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