ATLANTA, April 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- GridQuire Labs, a leader in location intelligent mobile advertising and advanced people knowledge capabilities announces the addition of Bert Ellis to the GridQuire Labs advisory board. Ellis is a sought out investor and advisor to media and technology businesses, having founded and operated numerous companies, both private and public.
"Bert's experience and understanding of emerging technologies along with his expertise and knowledge of the local broadcast industry makes him an ideal advisor," said Andy Katz, Founder & CEO of GridQuire Labs. "As a member of our advisory board, Bert will help advise us in multiple ways, including guiding us as we continue to make significant traction in the fragmented local broadcast space.
Ellis has a track record of success. Ellis previously founded and sold 2 large broadcast groups: Act III Broadcasting (now part of Sinclair) and Ellis Communications (now part of Raycom Media). He currently owns KDOC-TV in Los Angeles and is a co-founder and President of Titan Broadcasting which manages KDOC and 14 other television stations. Ellis is also an active venture investor through his company Ellis Capital.
"With its strategic focus on helping brands better reach consumers through location intelligence and people knowledge, I believe GridQuire Labs represents the next generation of local advertising," said Ellis. "And the fact that they already have a track record of helping businesses across multiple industries acquire customers through their platform gives me confidence to invest my time and energy toward their continued success."
About GridQuire Labs
GridQuire Labs helps marketers, media buyers, exchanges and networks optimize their mobile marketing campaigns by introducing advanced algorithmic optimization, analysis and targeting based on location intelligence and people knowledge. GridQuire Labs also partners with local media broadcasters and media publishers to provide scalable revenue generating solutions without over extending current resources. Learn more at www.GridQuireLabs.com
About Ellis Capital:
Ellis Capital is a early stage venture capital and opportunistic investment firm based in Atlanta, GA Ellis Capital makes growth equity investments in small and medium sized firms that possess high earnings and growth potential. Ellis Capital has made significant profitable investments across numerous industries, including media, telecommunications, internet technology, healthcare, social media, financial services, and real estate, among others. Ellis Capital aims to provide portfolio companies with strategic, operating, and networking support. Investments tend to be made alongside seasoned entrepreneurs who have proven track records of building successful and valuable businesses. Learn more at www.elliscapital.net
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