JT Batson, Founder and CEO
JT Batson called upon a wealth of entrepreneurial experience when creating Hudson MX. A graduate of Stanford University, JT began his career as an early employee of Mozilla, where he focused on international growth of the then nascent Firefox browser. Following Mozilla, JT joined the Rubicon Project pre-revenue where he helped scale the company to six countries as Executive Vice-President, Revenue and Global Development. This experience, as one of the pioneers of the programmatic advertising era, led to Donovan Data Systems to appoint JT as President of DDS Digital – where he spearheaded the deal with Mediabank to create Mediaocean, a powerhouse player in ad tech serving the largest advertising holding companies. Building on his success leveraging technology to make the buying and selling of advertising more efficient, JT joined Cumulus Media as their Chief Revenue Officer. An active investor, JT was a founding Partner of LUMA Capital Partners and served as an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at both Greylock Partners and Accel Partners.