About Brett Wilson
Brett is an Executive in Residence at Trinity Ventures where he leverages his entrepreneurial experience as former the co-founder and CEO of exited Trinity portfolio company TubeMogul (NASDAQ: TUBE; acquired by Adobe).
Brett led TubeMogul through one of the top performing IPO's of 2014 and a successful acquisition by Adobe in 2016 at one of the highest premiums ever paid for a public company. Brett's emphasis on a values-driven culture and employees having a high ‘Do:Say Ratio' helped drive TubeMogul's growth and propel the company to win numerous awards, including Glassdoor's 'Best Place to Work,' Fortune Magazine's 'Top 100 Places to Work for Millennials,' and Inc. Magazine's 'Founders 40.' In addition to being widely recognized as the Innovation Leader in its category, TubeMogul helped bring transparency and automation to the advertising industry during a tumultuous era. Prior to his EIR position at Trinity, Brett was most recently Vice President and General Manager of Adobe Advertising Cloud, a leadership role he took on through the acquisition.
Brett previously was co-founder and CEO of YouCanSave.com, an early ecommerce company, which was acquired by Thane International. He began his career as a technology consultant at Accenture. A frequent speaker and commentator, Brett's thoughts on entrepreneurship and leadership have been featured in The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times. He is an investor and advisor to many startups and is a board member of TubiTV and WeTravel. Brett secured his MBA at the University of California Berkeley Haas School of Business, where he is also on the Board of Advisors.