July 13, 2014 6:18 PM ET


Company Overview of Sociocast Networks LLC

Company Overview

Sociocast Networks LLC provides data analysis and human behavior prediction software to marketing and advertising decision makers in companies. It offers dubbed Connect that helps advertisers to reach the right people at the right moment, based on where audiences are and where they are likely to go next. The company was incorporated in 2007 and is based in New York, New York.

49 West 27th Street

Studio A

New York, NY 10001

United States

Founded in 2007



Key Executives for Sociocast Networks LLC

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Co-Founder and Chief Financial Officer
Chief Operating Officer
Chief Technology Officer
Vice President of Technology
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Sociocast Networks LLC Key Developments

Sociocast Networks LLC Launches Prediction API for Self-Service Big Data Analysis

Sociocast Networks LLC has unveiled a groundbreaking Prediction API that will offer product and application developers unprecedented accessibility to prediction technology. The Sociocast Prediction API boasts a seamless platform through which developers and companies can integrate predictions into existing products and applications. Small and large data owners will now have access to Big Data analysis and predictions at 10% of the cost of existing solutions. The new self-service console will allow Sociocast clients to customize predictions and integrate them in real-time with ad servers, data management platforms, content optimization, A/B testing, and more. With more than 20 companies using the platform, Sociocast's new technology will have a profound impact on various verticals, particularly the media, retail, financial services, online gaming, and government sectors. Sociocast's Prediction API presents an unprecedented accuracy rate of 4 to 7 times more precise than existing solutions, seamlessly handles unstructured data, such as URLs and text, and is flexible to handle customer-specific data schemas. Additionally, the new technology easily integrates with Optimizely, Google DoubleClick, Adobe Test&Target, Tealium, Monetate, AppNexus, Krux, and many other third-party platforms. In support of the company and its announcement, Raptor Ventures invested $1 million in funding. The company also welcomes to its board Robert Goldberg, an investor and entrepreneur with 30 years of experience in SaaS, e-commerce, consumer internet and gaming.

Sociocast Networks LLC Names Gokul Rajaram to its Advisory Board

Sociocast Networks LLC announced that Gokul Rajaram, Product Director of Ads at Facebook and former Google Adsense executive, will join Sociocast's advisory board. Gokul is the latest industry pioneer to join the startup Sociocast, which offers a Software-as-a-Service platform aimed at helping companies maximize the utilization of their Big Data sets. Gokul joins an already impressive lineup of scientific and business leaders on Sociocast's board, including distinguished Professor and Director of Northeastern University's Center for Network Science Dr. Albert-Laszlo Barabasi, venture investor Jerry Neumann, MediaMath founder Joe Zawadzki, and an early investor in Google Bobby Yazdani. Prior to Facebook, Gokul spearheaded the development of Google's product AdSense, while integrating Google's DoubleClick acquisition. Sociocast is next to the recently Yahoo-acquired Associated Content and Collective Media's Tumri on Gokul's roster of companies he has successfully advised through high-growth periods.

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