We are a passionate group of engineers, designers, marketers, and video enthusiasts.
Founder & CEO
Rob Gabel is the Founder and CEO of Tubular Labs. Prior to Tubular, Rob was SVP of Advertising Performance at Machinima, a leading YouTube network focused on gaming entertainment. Rob has deep roots in online marketing and has held various management positions in his career, including SVP of Marketing for LowerMyBills and VP Marketing for Netflix and Inadco. As one of the first employees at LowerMyBills, Rob helped the company grow from pre-revenue to over $200 million organically before being acquired by Experian in 2005 for nearly $400 million. Rob earned his M.B.A. from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business and graduated Magna Cum Laude from The Honors College at the University of Houston with a B.S. in Chemical Engineering.
Co-Founder / CSO
Allison Stern is Tubular's Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer. Before Tubular, Allison worked at YouTube, with the sales operations, product marketing, and business development teams. Prior to that, Allison was a business strategy consultant at Corporate Executive Board, where she advised Fortune 500 sales and marketing executives on business challenges. Throughout her career, Allison has helped media companies, including 20th Century Fox and AOL, develop compelling online experiences and increase user engagement. Allison holds an MBA from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business, where she led the Stanford Future of Media Conference, and a B.A. from Yale University, where she led the Yale Television Station.
In previous roles, Pat has helped companies significantly grow sales/revenues and scale the corresponding field go-to-market (GTM) team globally as an Executive leader for companies providing pioneering technologies and/or solutions to the Enterprise, Mid-Market and SMB market segments.
Michael Kamprath is Tubular’s Chief Technology Officer. He has over 20 years of experience having most recently served as VP of Engineering at Quantcast. Prior to that, Michael was at Advertising.com where he led their advanced research team. He stayed in that role for nearly a decade up and through the acquisition by AOL. Michael started his career as an officer in the U.S. Air Force. He holds BS and MS degrees in Aerospace Engineering from University of Michigan.
Neil Patil is Tubular's Chief Commercial Officer and leads the company's product strategy and marketing teams. He has over 15 years of leadership experience helping software companies create winning product strategies, expand markets, and create repeatable, scalable customer success. Previously, Neil served as President of the software business at Fluid, an e-commerce innovator acquired by IBM; COO at Overtone, a pioneer in social media analytics; VP Product Marketing at Brio Software, a business intelligence suite used by over 10,000 organizations worldwide. He received a BS degree from The Ohio State University.
SVP Finance & Business Operations
Diarmuid Russell is Tubular's SVP, Finance & Business Operations. He has over 15 years of experience with leading digital media companies including Expedia, BBC Worldwide, and Glassdoor. He served at Glassdoor in a range of leadership roles covering commercial strategy, finance, marketing and international expansion over a six year period when they grew from 30 employees to over 600. He started his career at Guinness PLC (now DIageo) and has also worked as a strategy consultant at Marakon Associates. He holds an MBA from INSEAD and an MA (Economics) from the University of St Andrews.
Sr. Director, Corporate Marketing
Managing Director, International
VP of Sales
VP of Strategic Relationships, US
VP of HR
VP of Field Operations
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Board of Directors
LowerMyBills, Founder and former CEO
General Partner at FirstMark Capital
General Partner at Canaan Partners