Scopely, Social Native, Render Media
Eytan Elbaz is the Co-Founder and Chairman of Render Media, a digital media company that owns four rapidly growing content destinations: Opposing Views, America Now, Cooking Panda and Watch This. He is also a Co-Founder and formerly Chief Strategy Officer of Scopely, a mobile game producer generating over $100 million in revenue annually.
Before his work with Scopely and Render, Eytan served as ￼Google's Head of Domain Channel, where he grew the business from $13 million to ￼$600 million annually over four and a half years.￼ Prior to working for Google, Eytan was Vice President and a founding member of Applied Semantics (formerly Oingo), which was later acquired by Google. At Oingo, ￼Eytan conceived the ideas for applying the company's meaning-based technology ￼toward domain name selection and monetization, and toward contextual targeting, a product which launched as Oingo AdSense in 2000.
￼Eytan's award-winning public-service announcements on the subjects of tolerance and ￼bullying have been aired around the globe and are currently on display at the Museum ￼of Tolerance in Los Angeles, California. Eytan lives in Los Angeles, and graduated from UCLA with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Engineering in 1995. ￼