Rick Bruner - VP of Research & Analytics, Viant, USA

Rick Bruner is Vice President of Research and Analytics at Viant Inc. With 15+ years' experience in interactive advertising, he has previously run ad research departments at MTV Networks, Google and DoubleClick, and served as co-chair of the IAB Research Committee. He is the co-author of ìNet Results: Web Marketing that Worksî and ìNet Results.2: Best Practices for Web Marketingî and is the recipient of a David Ogilvy Award from the Advertising Research Foundation.

Rick began his career as a journalist, covering internet advertising for Advertising Age in the late '90s, and before that co-founded Hungaryís first independent English-language newspaper, Budapest Week.

He is a cum laude graduate of Columbia University in English Literature and Writing and plays ukulele with gusto.