Connected TV Advertising Summit Connected TV Advertising Summit 2022

June 14 & 15, 2022


Travis Hockersmith

  • Travis Hockersmith

    Travis Hockersmith VP, Platform+

    Travis combines the experience of a client-side marketer at a top global brand with extensive ad tech experience.  As VP of Platform+, he currently leads operations for VIZIO’s rapidly growing Platform Business which includes VIZIO Ads and Inscape.  He joined VIZIO from Rakuten Marketing where he served as Senior Vice President of Client Services, leading a team of 140 CS professionals managing over 1500 performance marketing clients including leading retailers like Walmart, Macy’s and Sephora.  Travis has led multiple award-winning organizations including the Advertiser Perceptions Highest Rated Media Brand for Advertiser Satisfaction in the U.S. at YuMe and mThink’s Best Affiliate Network for service and innovation each and every year he was at Rakuten.
    Prior to moving into ad tech, Travis was at Intel Corporation where he held a number of strategic marketing and media positions including oversight of all media spending for consumer campaigns globally.
    Travis currently resides in Park City, UT with his wife and two kids.  Outside of work you can find him and his family skiing, mountain biking, fly fishing, hiking and generally exploring the outdoors.
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