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Company Overview of krux digital, Inc.
krux digital, Inc. provides a cloud-based data management platform for Web operators to protect, manage, and monetize data across digital screens and sources. The company’s applications include Krux Audience, which enables customers to understand their users; Krux Data Sentry that monitors data skimming and its load-time, and privacy impact; Krux Site Speed, which enables users to understand what drives page performance and how to improve it; Krux SuperTag that optimizes page load-time and reduces workload; Krux Optimizer, a solution to grow third-party advertising revenue; and Krux PostScribe, an open source solution to make Web pages faster. It serves Website operators and users in the Uni...
188 South Park
San Francisco, CA 94107
Founded in 2010
Key Executives for krux digital, Inc.
Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.
krux digital, Inc. Key Developments
Krux Opens First International Research and Development Center in Sydney; Seth Yates Appoints as Vice President of Technology to Lead Facility
Jul 7 14
Krux has opened its first international research and development (R&D) center in Sydney to expand the company's engineering capabilities and address the needs of a 24/7 marketplace. The new R&D center will be strategically located in Sydney, Australia's hub for high-tech business growth and development. It is Krux's second such facility; the first is based at the company's headquarters in Silicon Valley.
Heading up the new R&D center is Seth Yates, a senior technology professional with more than two decades experience with Internet startups, large global professional services companies and software development companies. Mr. Yates joins Krux as vice president of technology. Krux has been rapidly growing in the Asia-Pacific region with the appointment earlier in the year of Stu Spiteri as managing director, Asia-Pacific, based in Singapore and last month of Jo Gaines as country manager, Australia. Prior to joining Krux, Mr. Yates was founder and chief technology officer of Brandscreen. He also served as chief technology officer for Independent Digital Media and Fairfax Digital and has held several engineering, information technology and consulting roles at Microsoft, Ernst & Young and Intergraph Corporation.
krux digital, Inc. Opens Office in Australia; Appoints Jo Gaines to Lead Australia Office
Jun 13 14
krux digital, Inc. opened its first company office in Australia.
The company also appointed media executive Jo Gaines to leads its growing business there. As country manager for Australia, Gaines will lead the company's business development and marketing efforts. Prior to joining Krux, she served as chief revenue officer at Brandscreen, an independent demand-side platform provider where she managed the Australian commercial and marketing team supporting more than 80 active accounts.
Krux to Appoint Nino Marakovic to its Board
Jun 11 14
Krux has raised $35 million in Series B funding. The round was led by SAP Ventures and includes three additional prominent new investors – Time Warner Investments, Visionnaire Ventures and Temasek – and all of the existing investors – Accel Partners, IDG Ventures and The Entrepreneurs Fund. In total, Krux has raised $50 million since its inception in 2010. Proceeds will be used for a rapid expansion of its global sales and support teams as well as research and development initiatives. SAP Ventures CEO and managing director, Nino Marakovic, will join Krux’s board.
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