Zach Coelius is a Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Triggit, the leading real-time bidding platform for innovative marketers and their agencies. Zach is a serial entrepreneur, who initially co-founded Votes For Students, a national Pew Charitable Trusts-funded nonprofit. An early pioneer in the DSP space, Zach is now a frequent industry columnist and speaker (including past SMX sessions) on the topics of advertising exchanges, media buying, real time bidding, display and retargeting.
Zach received his BA from the University of Minnesota. His senior year, USA Today named him one of the top 20 college students in the nation. He also received a master\'s degree in international studies at the University of Limerick in Ireland. Zach is a frequent contributor to AdExchanger and covered in Digiday, Adotas, MediaPost, Clickz, Business Insider, BloombergTV, TechCrunch, VentureBeat, GigaOm, The Washington Post, and Wired among others.