Lean Media

Origin: MO | Grant Awarded: 2017 | Status: Active

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What is Lean Media?

Lean Media is a programmatic online advertising solution that partners with advertisers to plan, design, build, deploy and measure digital advertising campaigns designed to reach more of their unique audiences more often and with greater precision and control. 

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Beth Handrigan

CEO

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Matt Jeter

COO

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AdKiosks

Origin: MO | Grant Awarded: 2013 | Status: Active

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What is AdKiosks?

AdKiosks is a cloud-based socially integrated classified advertisement service. The company creates new classified revenue streams for online news and media content providers at no additional cost.

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Peter Meng

former Chief Executive Officer

Founder and Former CEO, Peter is an experienced serial entrepreneur and seasoned technology professional who brings his skills in online marketing and advertising, personal online learning, communication, technology, and ideation into a company founded to disrupt online advertising and commerce. He provides over 30 years of experience; including seven years at Apple In 2012 Peter was selected as an entrepreneurial Fellow of the University of Missouri’s Reynolds Journalism Institute at the Missouri School of Journalism. Prior to the Fellowship he held roles as the Director of eMarketing at Woodruff Sweitzer: Manager of Online Marketing at Home Decorators Collection.

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Lumate

Origin: MO | Grant Awarded: 2012 | Status: Active

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What is Lumate?

Lumate is pioneering programmatic buying of mobile advertising through their context-driven mobile DSP (AdTrade™) and their white-label self-service portal (AdMotive™). Lumate is a technology-driven company offering products that fill voids in the mobile advertising supply chain by providing advertisers and ad networks with data-rich audience targeting capabilities.

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Michael Orlando

President

Michael earned his degree in Electrical Engineering from Missouri University of Science and Technology in 2010, and holds a Masters in Engineering Management from Missouri University of Science and Technology. He has years of experience in research, software development, design theory, project management, and business, and serves in an advisory role to a number of start-ups. Before joining Lumate, Michael worked with Missouri S&T and SUB Light and Sound.

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Quentin Ortega

Vice President

Quentin earned his degree in Management and Information Systems from Missouri University of Science and Technology in 2011, and holds an MBA from Missouri University of Science and Technology. Quentin brings experience working with On That Note Entertainment and Missouri University of Science and Technology to his position with Lumate.

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