Why Now?

THE TIPPING POINT


The evolution of consumer facing technology sparks a need to control and leverage data to be viable in the competitive landscape. Winners and losers will be created by the adaptation of data and technology.


  • Media and commerce industries are in a period of massive transition.
  • Growing companies cannot use data as a case by case basis anymore, but as an integral asset that will drive substantial returns.
  • Understanding, reaching, and resonating with your audience will be the largest accelerator for growing companies.
  • Automation will be the driving force of resource efficiency

A CALL TO ACTION


Predict Ventures is devoted to use our experience in building and accelerating businesses to bring value to growing companies. We are convinced that data will be the best way to do just that.


  • Predict Ventures works to make complex data and technology solutions for our partners.
  • We created a web of technologies to grow your audience.
  • We seek to build lasting data assets for growing companies to capitalize.
  • Predict Ventures focuses on market automation and how it can best work for you.

“The secret of business is to know something that nobody else knows.”

Aristotle Socrates Onassis

What We Do


We are professionals committed to growing companies. At every stage we provide the resources and expertise to tackle problems related to capital, data, execution.


Invest

Predict Ventures provides monetary and data capital to promising early stage companies.

Accelerate

We provides access to technology and consultants to bring your company accelerated growth.

Architect Data

Predict Ventures will build your audience intelligence platform – automated and customized for you.


“Business has only two functions: marketing and innovation”

Peter Drucker


What We Provide


We have built a network of technology, data sources, and industry experts to tackle an array of objectives. With Predict Ventures, you will receive a combination of industry proven tactics to effectively solve your business case.


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    Audience Acquisition

    Build a data-driven target, engage, and acquire workflow with proven tools and strategy

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    Market Segmentation

    Instantly segment your audience to personalize consumer engagement on Predict’s proprietary platform

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    Data Enrichment

    Profile your consumers with our nRich database containing more than 300+ MM consumer profiles with 150+ attributes

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    Strategic Planning

    Predict consulting will provide confidence to business strategy with tests, analyses, and industry models

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    Business Intelligence

    Transform complex data sets into easy to understand analyses to create new insights

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    Data Modeling

    Use best practice data modeling and infrastructure to keep your data accurate, manageable, and actionable

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    Strategic Advertising

    Leverage first and third-party data to advertise with optimal returns

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    Data Capital

    Acquire data assets provided by Predict that will generate long lasting cash flow

Executive Team


Ed Vincent
ED VINCENT ‐ FOUNDER


Ed has 20 years of business management, finance, consulting and marketing experience in addition to being a repeat entrepreneur. His background includes over six years in corporate valuation and investment banking. He was the founder and CEO of Citystuff, Inc., a nationwide e-commerce network connecting hundreds of small to medium businesses. The company was acquired in 2001.

In addition to being the Founder of Predict, Ed founded SimplyEngage, a growing Software as a Service company that provides a single sign-on solution for franchised and multi-unit brands to execute data driven online marketing locally at scale. SimplyEngage was acquired by modomodo in 2014. Ed is currently on the board of directors of modomodo.

Ed is also the Co-Founder and Co-Director of The Kate Shea Foundation, a foundation dedicated to raising awareness and providing funds to select Leukemia research organizations and financial assistance to further the cultural and academic educations of youths as they strive to understand and accept global diversity as a reality.

Chris Bryant
CHRIS BRYANT ‐ PRESIDENT


Chris Bryant is a digital media pioneer. successful entrepreneur, and President at Predict. He has more than 2O years of digital marketing experience, having founded one of the first big dot com agencies in 1995, T3 Media was born and quickly grew into the leading provider of interactive marketing services for Broadway’s biggest shows, including Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables, Cots and many others. By 1997, T3 Media had become the Interactive Agency of Record for major divisions of Fortune 500 brands like Microsoft, Deutsche Bank and American Express.

In just five years, Chris successfully built the company into a national presence, raised equity and debt financing for the expansion and ultimately sold the company in 1999, Chris was a finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year in 1999, He remained the company’s CEO through 2001 when left to pursue other interests.

Since 2003 Chris has been involved as a partner, board member, or adviser to 10 highly varied businesses including Elizabeth Street Gallery, importing 18th and 19th Century European carved stone statuary, garden ornaments, and architectural elements, Rhino Mobile, a leading mobile advertising network, and the Entrepreneurs’ Organization. An active member for more than 15 years, he has served on the New York City chapter board including two years as President from 2005-2007 . He also served on EO’s Global Board, overseeing the organization’s 116 chapters across 42 countries.

Jeff Marcus
JEFF MARCUS ‐ PARTNER


Jeff Marcus is a Media and technology thought leader and CTO and tech-founder who elevates companies to the next level. He has expertise in managing diverse development teams across different industries, but media/advertising and healthcare are specialties. He can pinpoint the path of least resistance to capitalize on market opportunities and provide on-demand resources when needed to deliver solutions. He works with companies at various levels – from start-up on upward, including VC’s and institutional investors.

Jeff founded Sparkway, New Jersey’s Leader for Custom Software Development in 2007. He previously served as CTO of 24/7 Real Media leading up to their sale to WPP for $650 million. As a VP and GM at Mirror Image he founded their Streaming Media division. He was VP of networking at DoubleClick and VP of Operations at JvNCNET (John von Neumann Center Network at Princeton), one of the original six backbone nodes of the Internet. He also held key management positions at KPMG and UPS and began his career as a software engineer at IBM. As Sparkway’s CEO, his deep industry experience is now widely applied toward helping clients succeed.

Advisors


Tom Nix
TOM NIX ‐ ADVISOR


Tom is a visionary Technology Executive with demonstrated success in M&A, analytics, retail, online, out-of-home, mobile and social media.

Tom was most recently the Chief Executive Officer for Scala, Inc., the global leader in Digital Signage solutions from 2011-2016. Scala was the first Enterprise-class Digital Signage platform and the first Digital Signage company to embrace predictive analytics for optimization of messaging. Tom implemented a focused vertical strategy for the 28-year-old company that resulted in a successful turn-around of Scala, returning the business to profitable growth and leading to a majority sale to Digital Signage Managed Service provider Stratacache.

Before Scala Tom held leadership roles at Dynamax a Digital Signage SaaS company, Main Street Direct a Media Agency that specialized in Mobile, Digital, and Direct Marketing. Tom has decades of experience in in-store consumer marketing from his roles at Marins, Sunshine Mountain & Con Agra. Tom attended the Executive Program for Growing Companies (EPGC) at Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business in Palo Alto, California.

We’d Love to Hear From You


We feel passionately about what we’re building. Our mission is to engage with other private and public investors who are similarly passionate about our venture opportunities. Equally, we’d love to hear from relevant consumer and luxury brands that are seeking capital and/or services to incubate their product or accelerate their growth. Please contact us:


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