Evan M. Rutchik
Founder & CEO
Evan Rutchik is the Founder and CEO of LocalFactorGroup. Built on the vision that advertisers and publishers can leverage a scalable cookie-less data set generated from cross channel local content merged with data derived directly from users to deliver brand safe, privacy compliant campaigns to reach their consumers in exclusively premium inventory.
In addition to founding LocalFactor, Evan Rutchik manages an angel investment fund named RIII Ventures that is focused on funding innovative technology with the mission to improve the human experience on a local and global level, as well as co-manages the Evan and Kaylee Rutchik Foundation with various missions dear to he and his wife's heart to support local businesses and development, education, and mental and physical health.
Evan has held senior roles at digital media leaders on both the technology and agency sides of the advertising business. He is a serial entrepreneur who has funded or scaled many businesses that have achieved >$100MM in revenue directly from his efforts. He held a seat on the board of the IAB Mobile Center of Excellence. He often moderates and speaks on panels across the world as an expert thought leader in mobile marketing, first-party data and consumer privacy. Evan holds dual degrees in Management and Advertising from Syracuse University and an MBA from NYU Stern. Learn more about Evan Rutchik's career and his charitable organizations at evanrutchik.com