Media Companies Will Reinvent Themselves with Technology: Progress Partners’ Domenic Venuto

The significant shift in media consumption habits in the past couple of years has compressed the timeline for technological development. As people spend more time with on-demand content from streaming companies, advertisers are seeking ways to improve cross-platform measurement as they shift billions in media spending out of linear television. Streaming services are “pumping out […]


Digital Media Veteran Domenic Venuto Joins Progress Partners as COO

BOSTON – Progress Partners, a full-service merchant bank providing M&A, capital raise and SPAC advisory services for emerging technology and media companies, has named Domenic Venuto to the role of Chief Operating Officer. Venuto joins Progress during a dynamic period in the industry, and as the bank is expanding its offering with a new venture […]


Digital Media Exec Launches National Grassroots Bake Sale for Biden Campaign

BROOKLYN — Veteran digital media executive Domenic Venuto, who recently served as COO of Amobee and had earlier senior posts at The Weather Channel and Publicis, is harnessing his passion for bread baking, and his digital chops, to launch a grassroots bake sale to raise funds for the Biden for President campaign. He calls the […]


Converged At Cannes: Amobee’s Venuto On TV Data

For a company that is, itself, increasingly the product of a growing acquisition trail, Amobee may be well within its rights to talk about “convergence”. And that is exactly the message Domenic Venuto wants to bring to the upcoming Cannes Lions ad festival. After a couple of years in which Amobee acquired Turn and Videology, […]


“We will be an advertising platform for the converged world,” Amobee COO Domenic Venuto

LONDON — Thirteen years in business and $72 million in funding tends to give you a certain authority position in the marketplace. For Amobee, the demand-side platform and analytics suite operator, that position seems to be getting bigger. After already acquiring Ringring Media, AdJitsu, Gradient X, Adconion, Kontera and Turn, the Redwood City, CA, company this […]


VivaKi’s Tech Chief: We Find “Dodgy Players” Among Tech Vendors

PALM SPRINGS, CA – In the nascent digital media world, there a number of emerging tech vendors who make unsubstantiated claims, says Domenic Venuto, Global President of Technology and Data for VivaKi, a Publicis unit.   He calls them “dodgy players” and part of his agency’s role is to vet them, he explains in this […]