5th September: Dominic Joseph
This week Elliot Moss is joined by Dominic Joseph.
GB Young entrepreneur of the year 2013, Dominic is the CEO and co-founder of Captify, an advertising technology business that specializes in Search Intelligence. Dominic co-founded Captify with Adam Ludwin in 2011, sharing a join vision of creating a digital advertising technology that engages with consumers through Desktop, Mobile and Video based on their intent shown through search. Captify are Europe’s leading Search Retargeting business hundreds of global clients such as American Express, Sony, Warner Brothers, Sky and Microsoft amongst many others. Captify have experienced substantial growth in the four years since conception at over 100% per year and as a result the business has expanded from 2 people to 75 globally. Dominic & Adam have successfully raised 13 Million Euros in Series A and Series B funding from European investors Smedvig Capital and Panoramic Growth Equity. Captify have offices in London, Hamburg, Paris and Kiev.
Previous to building his technology business, Dominic used to be a professional drummer, featuring on various chart hits for various signed artists, also having signed a record deal with Polydor, Universal Records, toured the world for 3 years supporting the likes of The Bravery, AHA, Blondie, FatboySlim and The Chemical Brothers, playing Glastonbury twice, V Festival, Rockness and many arenas around UK & Europe.