Over the past few months, the dprism team has grown quite a lot. We’ve added four new managing directors and one new consultant. These five new people bring with them a truly titanic amount of experience, insight, and instinct into digital strategy, data, technology, and the world's digital future. In the coming weeks, each of them will be guest curating the digital advisor , writing on their expertise and presenting articles which they find engaging. First, I'd like to introduce them to you...
Jason Bacon | Managing Director
Jason co-founded the European arm of Excite in 1996 – a pioneering search engine and content portal. He spent 8 years heading the Digital Marketing area for Lloyds Bank which included launching its first Mobile banking services. His expertise and insights start from the belief that exceptional digital customer experiences are what most influence customer loyalty, advocacy and commercial value.
Rory Cumming | Managing Director
Rory builds businesses via vision, strategy, and execution. He has served as the head of Yodle’s corporate marketing, CEO of ShopWiki, VP of Online Marketing at Rodale, and General Manager of PCH.com at Publishers Clearing House. A business strategy expert, Rory also has extensive experience in digital content and data-driven marketing.
Follow him at @rorycumming
Mike Mills | Managing Director
As a publishing executive and seasoned reporter, editor and newsroom manager, Mike is a specialist at unlocking the value of high-quality content. Most recently he led an award-winning digital overhaul of Science News magazine as Chief Content Officer for the Society for Science & the Public. As Editorial Director of CQ Roll Call, owned by The Economist Group, he launched a stable of successful premium online publications and oversaw one of Washington, D.C.’s largest newsrooms. As a reporter at The Washington Post and for the CQ Weekly Report, Mike focused on technology policy and business.
Follow him at @mike_mills
Jonathan Murray | Managing Director
Jonathan’s blend of large enterprise sales, operating and business strategy and policy experience combined with expertise in modern software architecture and engineering makes him the ideal partner for clients needing to understand and address the complex factors at play in an accelerating global digital transformation. Jonathan was most recently engaged as interim CTO and Head of Technology at The New York Times. Prior to this he was Executive Vice President & Chief Technology Officer at Warner Music Group where he was responsible for the company’s global technology strategy. Follow him at @adamalthus
Michael McNerney | Consultant
Michael McNerney has extensive experience leading and managing change in digital enterprises. He has spent the last decade managing B2B media businesses at McGraw-Hill, spearheading digital partnership agreements for Yodle and building digital sales teams and go to market strategies for leading brands. Michael began his career managing global advertising brands for Ogilvy & Mather. He has a Bachelor of Arts in History from Northwestern University and a MBA from The Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.