Bridgevine Names Sasha Jeltuhin, Ph.D. as Chief Technology Officer

  Bridgevine Names Sasha Jeltuhin, Ph.D. as Chief Technology Officer

Business Wire

VERO BEACH, Fla. & ATLANTA -- February 4, 2013

Bridgevine, Inc., a leading performance based digital marketing company
focused on the life event of moving, today announced that Sasha Jeltuhin,
Ph.D. has joined the company as Chief Technology Officer. In this role, Sasha
will be responsible for leading Bridgevine’s technology team and driving
enhancements for Bridgevine’s Acquisition and Merchandising Platform (AMP),
which combines SEO, SEM, mobile, Daily Deals, Internet radio, display and
social media to up-sell and cross-sell for brands to better monetize their
customers through complimentary offers delivered seamlessly into third party
web and CRM environments.

“Bridgevine is a cloud-based proprietary platform that has over 70 real-time
integrations with the partners that we work with,” said J. Patrick (“JP”)
Bewley, CEO of Bridgevine. “In addition, we have over 100 employees, three
call centers and process 180,000 orders for our partners every month. It’s
critical for our CTO to have expertise in software architecture, development
and management of teams supporting ecommerce, call center and data warehousing
projects. Sasha has all of these attributes and more. Bringing Sasha on as CTO
is a clear signal that Bridgevine is going to continue to expand upon our
already leading technology platform and drive us toward our next iteration of
growth and expansion into life cycle events.”

Sasha brings more than fifteen years of experience to Bridgevine in
architecture, development and management of scalable, high transaction
applications andSaaS platforms serving a variety of industries including
inventory management, tax processing, content management and eCommerce.

Sasha has spent the last ten years in digital marketing, where he’s been
responsible for building and managing global applications and platforms.
Applications developed under Sasha’s supervision and with his heavy
involvement have been used by a vast array of high profile organizations, like
National Geographic, Smithsonian Institution, museums, including National
Portrait gallery and High Museum of Art, educational institutions and hundreds
of media companies like CBS, Clear Channel and Tribune.

In his roles as EVP of Technology and CTO at a variety of leading technology
organizations, Sasha’s focus has always been on data-driven management and a
delicate balance between operational cost savings and a successful acquisition
and retention of A-players. In his most recent role as the technology leader
at Triton Digital, a large provider of marketing services for Radio and TV,
Sasha navigated the company through an explosive growth by consistently
employing ROI-analysis and performance metrics. During his tenure, Triton’s
technology team grew from 7 to 50+ people and, as the result, the product
portfolio was enriched with 5 new enterprise applications.

Sasha received his Ph.D. in computational linguistics from the University of
Stockholm in Sweden. After graduation he developed a system of computerized
memory assessment and cognitive tests, which he successfully marketed and
deployed in educational and clinical institutions across North America.

ABOUT BRIDGEVINE

Bridgevine, Inc. is a leading performance based digital marketing company that
has consolidated the fragmented digital media ecosystem through a proprietary
up-sell and cross-sell optimization platform. Bridgevine utilizes its
proprietary optimization platform AMP to (a) provide insight and attribution
across the digital marketing landscape of SEO, SEM, Mobile, Social and Display
Media, and (b) perform superior up-sell and cross-sell for brands to better
monetize their customers through complimentary offers delivered seamlessly
into third party web and CRM environments. Through these solutions, the
company has delivered more than $2.5 billion in revenue to enterprise
customers such as Comcast, AT&T, Time Warner Cable, CenturyLink, Constellation
Energy, and DIRECTV. Bridgevine revenue increased 38% year-over-year in 2012.
The company is also both EBITDA and cash-flow positive. The company is quickly
expanding its solution offering and customer base and has been a member of the
Inc. 500/5000 for six consecutive years through 2012. Bridgevine is backed by
major investors such as Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE:SFE) and J.P.
Morgan/Highbridge Capital. For more information about Bridgevine, please visit
www.bridgevine.com.

Contact:

Bridgevine, Inc.
Mark Weibel
772-316-1007
mark.weibel@bridgevine.com