Head of Strategy

Christopher Murphy is the Global Chief Strategy Officer for OMG Programmatic.  Based in San Francisco, Chris leads OMG’s global programmatic initiatives with Accuen, OMD, PHD, and Heart & Science particularly for global clients. During his 5+ years of experience at OMG, Chris held multiple roles across EMEA and US, including marketing, client services and strategy, US partnerships, and EMEA market strategy and growth.

His 10+ years experience in digital media and programmatic spans advertiser, publisher, and technology roles, including Glam Media, Yahoo!, and Right Media.  In addition to his role at OMG Programmatic, Chris is a co-chair on many IAB Programmatic Working Groups and a board member of the I-COM Data Creativity Awards.  Chris holds a B.A. in History from Princeton University.

Judging panel

Wayne Blodwell

Founder and CEO
The Programmatic Advisory

Caitlin McGovern

Global Programmatic Demand Lead

Dan Holland

The Story Lab

Sara Badler

Director, Programmatic Advertising
The New York Times

Conor McKenna

Vice President
LUMA Partners

Ashley J. Swartz

CEO & Founder
Furious Corp.

Nicolle Pangis

Global COO, [m]Platform

Benjamin Dick

Director, Data & Ad Effectiveness

Mack McKelvey


Christopher Murphy

Head of Strategy

Michael Dean

VP, Programmatic & Data-Driven Sales
Disney ABC Television Group

Jessica Barrett

Global Head of Programmatic
Financial Times

Vincent Rinaldi

VP, Audience Platforms

Tom Aulet

VP, Global Account Strategy

Tai Conley

Programmatic Insights Lead