MMS Melbourne Advisory Board 2019




Kim Portrate

CEO, ThinkTV

Jason Tonelli

CEO, Performics

Selina Giorcelli

Senior Marketing Manager, The Iconic

Emil Mathias

Commercial Director, MediaMath

Lynna Barrett

Chief Marketing Officer, National Tiles

Schalk Van Der Sandt

Head of Digital Media, PHD

Nick Brignell

Head of Client Development, Xaxis

Indy Khabra

Managing Director ANZ, Amnet

Michael Whiteside

GM - Melbourne, Cadreon

Jo Harris

Co-founder & Operations Director, Hunting for George

Paul Dowd

Programmatic Sales Director, Domain

Jonas Jaanimagi

Technology Lead, IAB

Jonathan Mandel

Head of Digital Commercial, Southern Cross Austereo

Ricky Chanana

Managing Director, AUNZ, Unruly

Ryf Quail

Managing Director

Kim Portrate

Kim Portrate

CEO, ThinkTV
ThinkTV

Highly effective and commercially minded business leader with 15+ years’ experience in traditional, digital, social and data driven marketing in Australia and overseas markets.

ThinkTV is a research driven, marketing and technology development company that reinforces the value of television.

As the CEO of ThinkTV I lead a collective effort to demonstrate how advertising in broadcast quality content environments remains the most effective advertising platform for the Australian marketing and media community.

Jason Tonelli

Jason Tonelli

CEO, Performics
Performics

Jason Tonelli is CEO of Performics Australia, the performance marketing engine of Publicis Groupe.

He has more than 16 years’ experience in media search, trading, and technology, having worked across most facets of digital media from search to running a trading desk.

Jason was previously the Chief Digital and Technology Officer for Publicis Media, where he drove leading technology solutions, innovation and digital strategic work across the Group. Prior to this, he worked for five years as the Executive Director of Digital Technology and Content at Starcom Mediavest Group and before this he spent over seven years at Aegis developing and leading their programmatic solution.

Jason has directly worked with the world’s leading brands to transform their digital strategies and performance. He currently leads a team of world-class performance marketers in helping brands unlock better performance from their online budgets.

Selina Giorcelli

Selina Giorcelli

Senior Marketing Manager, The Iconic
The Iconic
Emil Mathias

Emil Mathias

Commercial Director, MediaMath
Lynna Barrett

Lynna Barrett

Chief Marketing Officer, National Tiles
National Tiles

An accomplished marketing executive, Lynna Barrett has extensive experience championing the digital expansion of traditional brick and mortar companies including Cotton On Group, Best & Less and Billabong Group.

Currently the Chief Marketing Officer of National Tiles, Lynna has led the dramatic transformation of the online business generating significant sales growth and propelling nationalities.com.au to the top ranking tile website in Australia. Inside Retail recently announced National Tiles as Runner Up for the 2019 Retailer Awards Small Business Customer Experience of the Year category.

Schalk Van Der Sandt

Schalk Van Der Sandt

Head of Digital Media, PHD
PHD
Nick Brignell

Nick Brignell

Head of Client Development, Xaxis
Xaxis
Indy Khabra

Indy Khabra

Managing Director ANZ, Amnet
Amnet

Originally from Vancouver Canada, Indy started in digital media prior to the rise of Programmatic when joining a SEO start up managing their display network. He then moved to Sydney Australia as Global GM of an independent trading desk managing remote offices in San Francisco, Buenos Aires, Singapore and Sydney before moving to agency land.

When he’s not leading the AMNET ad operation and client relationship teams’ in the ‘Programmatic Evolution’ - you can find him; repurposing cricket grounds for soccer pitches, looking out for new apps to make his life a bit more efficient, and/or fueling his entrepreneurial spirit by incubating new business ideas.

Michael Whiteside

Michael Whiteside

GM - Melbourne, Cadreon
Cadreon
Jo Harris

Jo Harris

Co-founder & Operations Director, Hunting for George
Hunting for George
Paul Dowd

Paul Dowd

Programmatic Sales Director, Domain
Domain
Jonas Jaanimagi

Jonas Jaanimagi

Technology Lead, IAB

An industry veteran with unique cross-functional knowledge and experience across digital media and advertising for over 20 years - particularly in relation to operations, technology, commercial partnerships and product.

Jonathan Mandel

Jonathan Mandel

Head of Digital Commercial, Southern Cross Austereo
Southern Cross Austereo
Ricky Chanana

Ricky Chanana

Managing Director, AUNZ, Unruly
Unruly

Ricky is currently Managing Director of Unruly AUNZ, where he believes in utilising consumer research, actionable insight and market awareness, to help his clients supercharge their digital video campaigns and drive business impact.

Having worked in the industry for over 15 years, Ricky has extensive experience on both the buy and sell sides of the advertising fence. Throughout his career at media agencies and publishers, he has worked with major global and local brands within FMCG, Auto, Finance, Retail as well as other prominent categories.

Ricky is a passionate advocate of innovation to improve the consumer experience, and has continually strived to push the boundaries for his organisation in an ever-changing digital landscape.

In his previous role as Chief Investment Officer for Maxus, Ricky oversaw all major investment across the agency. He upskilled his team to become leaders in media mix modelling - in turn helping their clients to drive efficiencies through screen agnostic planning and fluid investment across the media mix.

Ryf Quail

Ryf Quail

Managing Director
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Ryf enjoys a strong network across the Asia Pacific region which he has cultivated across his career. He holds an MBA from the University of Otago Business School and is passionate about change and the continual learning required to keep ahead of the curve.

Ryf Quail

Managing Director
ryf.quail@comexposium.com
+61 (0) 452 558 211