About Us

We are excited to announce that Reverb has been acquired by NDN, the leading Digital Media Exchange platform for online news publishers. With this acquisition, NDN adds powerful personalization, recommendation and mobile technologies to their platform of over 4,000 publishers, 400 content providers, and industry leading advertisers. NDN will be opening an office in Palo Alto in Reverb's former space.

Reverb builds technology that creates connections between ideas and people. Our personalization, recommendation, and content analysis technologies allow us to extract the true meaning from content, and to intelligently respond to user preferences and interests. Our products include the Reverb News App, Reverb Insights, Reverb for Publishers, and Swagger. Our solutions are now implemented across Fortune 500 content, video and product companies.

Leadership

Tony Tam VP of Emerging Technology (Formerly Founder and CEO, Reverb)

Tony is responsible for emerging technology solutions for NDN. Tony formerly led company efforts in Reverb's innovative content analysis, personalization and recommendations solutions. He is a member of the MongoDB Masters group and leads the Swagger API Framework open-source initiative. Prior to joining Reverb, he was a founder and SVP of Engineering at Think Passenger, a provider of customer collaboration software. Before that, he was lead engineer at Composite Software where he helped develop the company's first- and second-generation query processing engines and led the research and implementation of their patented cost-based federated query optimizer. He also led software development in the bioinformatics group at Galileo Labs, a drug-discovery company based in Silicon Valley. Tony received his undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from UC Santa Barbara and his MBA from Santa Clara University. He can be reached at tony@helloreverb.com.


Katie Cushmore VP of Marketing (formerly SVP of Product and Marketing, Reverb)

Katie leads marketing efforts for NDN across publisher, consumer and advertiser audiences. Katie formerly led product and marketing efforts at Reverb, launching publisher solutions in the recommendations and personalization space, as well as leading their consumer news app product. She began her career in media at Goodby, Silverstein and Partners, focusing on traditional media for consumer brands. She was a partner at two digital firms, Black Bag Advertising and the online arm of Odiorne, Wilde, Narraway and Partners, specializing in online consumer brands and social media serving clients such as Amazon, EA, HP, Sony, Intel, Travelocity, Google, and Toyota. She served as Marketing Director at Yahoo, was the first Sales MarCom hire at Twitter, and was VP of Marketing at NetShelter, the largest network of independent technology blogs. Katie received a BA degree from Bates College and an MA degree in Counseling Psychology from The Wright Institute. She can be reached at katie@helloreverb.com.