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GumGum is an artificial intelligence company with particular expertise in computer vision. The company provides influencer marketing, in-screen and native advertising, site monetization, community management, and targeted media buying solutions. It helps marketers, and rights holders realize the full media of their sponsorship investments across broadcast and social media. GumGum also offers Mantii, a real-time image recognition tool for brands to identify and activate their most important images and engage their top influencers on social media.

HQSanta Monica, CA, US
Employee Ratings3.7
Overall CultureB+

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)255(+5%)
Job Openings27
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at GumGum

Phil Schraeder

Phil Schraeder

Chief Executive Officer
Ken Weiner

Ken Weiner

Chief Technology Officer
Patrick Gildea

Patrick Gildea

Chief Financial Officer
David Yoo

David Yoo

Mark Suster

Mark Suster

Melissa Daniels

Melissa Daniels

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GumGum Office Locations

GumGum has offices in Santa Monica, Atlanta, Boston, Chicago and in 11 other locations
Santa Monica, CA, US (HQ)
1314 7th St 4th Floor
Atlanta, GA, US
2233 Peachtree Rd NE #1207
Boston, MA, US
101 Federal St #1900
Chicago, IL, US
444 N Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL, US
Smurfit-Stone Bldg, 150 N Michigan Ave 8th Floor
Coral Springs, FL, US
2720 N University Dr
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GumGum Financials and Metrics

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GumGum total Funding

$134.8 m

GumGum latest funding size

$75 m

Time since last funding

4 months ago

GumGum investors

GumGum's latest funding round in April 2021 was reported to be $75 m. In total, GumGum has raised $134.8 m
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GumGum News and Updates

Logiq Teams with GumGum to Bring MRC-Accredited Contextual Targeting and Brand Safety to E-Commerce Marketers

NEW YORK, July 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Logiq, Inc. (NEO: LGIQ) (OTCQX: LGIQ), a global provider of award-winning e-commerce and fintech solutions, has partnered with GumGum, a global media and contextual intelligence company, to provide e-commerce marketers a powerful targeting solution for t…

GumGum Becomes the First Independent Ad Tech Provider to Earn MRC Content-Level Accreditation

SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- GumGum, a global media and contextual intelligence company, today announced that it is the first independent ad tech provider to have achieved Media Rating Council (MRC) content-level accreditation for contextual analysis, brand safety...

Mediavine Partners with GumGum as Verity Early Adopter

BOCA RATON, Fla., Dec. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Mediavine, a Comscore top 25 digital media property this month started utilizing Verity, a new product designed to provide contextual data and content classification to help publishers serve keyword and contextual categorization, allowing for...

Pearl, the healthcare spinout from LA-based AI startup, GumGum, raises $11 million

GumGum, the Los Angeles-based startup that’s spent the past decade applying machine learning technologies to advertising and sports, has spun out a new healthcare startup focused on the dental industry called Pearl. The company has raised $11 million in financing from undisclosed strategic investors…

7 creative ways to use influencer marketing in enterprise AI

GUEST: The market for AI is so overhyped, virtually anybody looking for a fast buck can re-package an old abacus and sell it as a “machine learning” platform. Misinformed people buy the idea and the mounting frustration makes it extremely difficult for legitimate AI companies to get their message ab…

NBA advertisers chew on data from GumGum’s computer vision tool

Last year, the National Basketball Association implemented a decision to allow sponsors to place small logo patches on player uniforms. It was the first time that the NBA had permitted jersey advertising, and it led to a key question: How would sponsors know whether their advertising investment was …
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GumGum Blogs

Flexible Calculations in a One-to-Many SQL Relationship

BackgroundIn the relational database world, SQL is the magic language that enables us to retrieve insightful information from data. Misinterpretation can easily happen if we don’t query data properly. For example, data inflation can occur when joining two tables in a one-to-many relationship. When a…

A Self-Autoscaler for Structured Streaming Applications in Databricks

What if I need full control over my cluster size?Photo by Kletis Roy on UnsplashApache Spark Structured Streaming deployed on Databricks is the perfect framework for running real-time workflows at scale. However, the Databricks jobs clusters use Optimized Autoscaling which can be somewhat aggressive…

Improving Inference Speeds of Transformer Models

“With great models comes slower inference speeds”.Deep Learning has evolved immensely and it has Transforme(r)d NLP completely in the past 5 years. Although these models do achieve state of the art results on various NLP tasks, the models are really big and slow. Bringing these models to production …

Real-time Machine Learning Inference at Scale Using Spark Structured Streaming

Photo by Hunter Harritt on UnsplashReal-time machine learning inference at scale has become an essential part of modern applications. GumGum’s Verity engine powers the industry’s most sophisticated contextual targeting product by analyzing thousands of digital content every second around the clock. …

Implementing Kubernetes: The Hidden Part of the Iceberg — Part 1

Implementing Kubernetes: The Hidden Part of the Iceberg — Part 1Figure 1: Kubernetes comicThe main goal of writing this article was to gather personal and team experiences and challenges when implementing a production-grade fleet of Kubernetes clusters at GumGum. I hope you enjoy the reading!The Tip…

The Badge for Clients

The Badge for Clients — See Your Ad 360°An article by Lisa and Xiaobin Ran Girl scout badges (img source: <https://blog.girlscouts.org/2019/07/big-news-42-new-girl-scout-badges-to.html>)IntroductionTroubleshooting web-based issues can quickly become exercises in patience and extreme outside-th…
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GumGum Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was GumGum founded?

    GumGum was founded in 2007.

  • Who are GumGum key executives?

    GumGum's key executives are Phil Schraeder, Ken Weiner and Patrick Gildea.

  • How many employees does GumGum have?

    GumGum has 255 employees.

  • Who are GumGum competitors?

    Competitors of GumGum include Sharethrough, Hivestack and Sharpr.

  • Where is GumGum headquarters?

    GumGum headquarters is located at 1314 7th St 4th Floor, Santa Monica.

  • Where are GumGum offices?

    GumGum has offices in Santa Monica, Atlanta, Boston, Chicago and in 11 other locations.

  • How many offices does GumGum have?

    GumGum has 17 offices.