‘Open Ecosystem Must Work Together to Compete with Walled Gardens’: Magnite SVP

SANTA MONICA, CA — AI, FAST and UX. Those are three of the acronyms Matt McLeggon thinks are moving the ad industry. But, in this video interview with Beet.TV, McLeggon, SVP, Advanced Solutions, Magnite, warns that, to make the best of the new capabilities, the industry needs an open ecosystem to come together to tackle growing […]


Magnite’s McLeggon Sees Convergence Crashing Ashore At Cannes

CANNES —  The Cannes Lions festival can be a vantage point from which executives see and advance media’s emerging trend lines. For Matt McLeggon, that means workflows coming together, just as it meant those executives coming together at the festival. In this video interview with Beet.TV, McLeggon, senior vice president of advanced solutions at ad-tech […]


Partner Or Die: Magnite’s McLeggon on Enabling CTV Through Connections

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – In a media world that can sometimes seem deceptively like digital before it, how can the new crop of software firms facilitating ad buying best cater to their customers? Through a range of partnerships that support diverse media plans. That was the view delivered by Matt McLeggon – Senior Vice […]


Fluidity By The Sea: Magnite’s McLeggon Lights Up Audiences For Publishers

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – As Beet Retreat 2022 got underway in beautiful San Juan, Puerto Rico, “fluidity” was on attendees’ lips. LiveRamp’s Jay Prasad has been writing and talking about the concept, in which TV networks and advertisers can make good on ad spend using digital if an initial GRP-based ad buy is unable […]


All Boats Rise At The Beet Retreat: Magnite’s McLeggon

In an industry that depends on connections, integration and collaboration are critical. But those connections aren’t only digital. At the Beet Retreat, one of the industry’s most talked about gatherings of high-level media executives, decision-makers come together to debate and thrash-out new working relationships. In this video interview with Beet.TV, Matt McLeggon, SVP, Advanced Solutions, […]


‘Sky’s the Limit’ on Addressable Ad Growth: SpotX’s Matt McLeggon

Addressable advertising that lets marketers target individual households on linear TV will revolutionize the way broadcast networks sell their commercial inventories and fuel higher spending. With TV ratings company Nielsen last month saying it would start measuring addressable ads on a national basis next year, a major barrier to spending growth will recede. “What we […]