Senior Vice President, Product, Spokeo
Monte Gibbs is the Senior Vice President of Product at Spokeo, the leading people intelligence and search service in the US, based in Pasadena, CA. At Spokeo, Monte leads product design, management, and product marketing operations and teams helping leverage data to make the world around us more transparent and trusted.
Previously, Monte led Fan Engagement Marketing and Product Operations for Live Nation Ticketmaster’s cross-group web, email, and mobile engagement marketing operations, heading up strategy, product design and development teams for fan engagement initiatives, campaigns, and the design of new web and mobile app products & services.
Monte’s experience as a product leader in the media & entertainment, consumer product, digital commerce, and retail industries spans over twenty years, designing and launching successful B2C and B2B product & service lines, and leading 24/7 commerce fulfillment teams across the globe. He’s provided online product, design & commerce strategy for some of the largest brands in the world, including ESPN, Pepsi, Hearst, Dun & Bradstreet, CBS, Unilever, FILA, Audi, and Newscorp.
Before Live Nation Ticketmaster, Monte oversaw the launch of new consumer product lines and channels, and led strategy, design and development teams for global companies including Getty Images, MyLife, MTV Networks, Idea, and IBM Interactive Media, and for innovative startups such as March/Warden, JockTalk, Private Access and Zydeco.com.
Monte has been a graduate professor in residence at the Pratt Institute in New York City since 2003 providing courses in strategic technology, product design, and strategy within the Design Management and Arts & Cultural Management programs. He’s a frequent presenter and panelist at industry events including World Forum Disrupt, TEDx, TechCrunch, Digital Hollywood, and The Conference Board, and serves as a product diligence analyst to venture capital firms in Silicon Valley and Seattle.
Monte attended Appalachian State University in North Carolina and is a board member and advisor for several companies, including Relocality.com and Dwellio.