Kargo is the leading mobile brand advertising platform. The company weaves award-winning custom content and technology into its portfolio of premium publishers’ mobile and tablet properties, offering advertisers integrated brand experiences. Over 150 companies--among them Meredith, CBS, Spin Media, Warner Brothers and Guggenheim--have selected Kargo to build, host and maintain their mobile sites and apps.

Kargo is unique in that it runs on contextually-relevant properties. Because many of Kargo’s publisher partnerships are exclusive, the company is able to deliver native advertising experiences above and beyond standard ad units. Kargo’s unrivaled product suite includes exclusive site skins, rich media activations, mobile video and social media integrations. As a result, Kargo empowers brands to surpass the traditional mobile experience and improve engagement and interaction for users who actively consume mobile content.

From the company’s partnership with Moat, offering best-in-class brand measurement to advertisers, to its partnership with Grapeshot for contextual targeting, to its partnership with leading DMP Lotame for audience targeting, Kargo’s 3rd-party integrations provide the most advanced targeting and analytics tools on the market.

Kargo is the 2013 Red Herring Top 100 Tech Winner and has won OnMobile Top 100 for three consecutive years. In addition, the company received the the 2010 Mobi and DPAC awards for Best Mobile Website, the 2010 DPAC award for Best iPhone Application and the 2011 OMMA award for Best Mobile Marketing Campaign.

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HQNew York, US
Size (employees)429 (est)
Kargo was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in New York, US
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Key People/Management at Kargo

Harry Kargman

Harry Kargman

Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Ryan McConville

Ryan McConville

President & Chief Operations Officer
Greg Cappello

Greg Cappello

SVP, Marketing
Ed Carey

Ed Carey

SVP, Revenue and Partnerships
Arthur Cole

Arthur Cole

SVP, Global Operations
Kartal Goksel

Kartal Goksel

Chief Technology Officer
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Kargo Office Locations

Kargo has offices in Los Angeles, Dallas, New York, Chicago and in 1 other location
New York, US (HQ)
826 Broadway
Chicago, US
500 57 W Grand Ave
Santa Monica, US
3045 3420 Ocean Park Blvd
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Kargo News and Updates

'The market basically flipped on us in a six-month period': Why mobile-ad company Kargo decided to blow up a $100 million business

A few years ago, the mobile-ad company Kargo had built a solid $100 million business selling mobile banners to big publishers. Programmatic ad buying was slower to come to mobile, the company says. Then, last year, "it slammed us." The sudden shift forced the company to morph from an ad network to…
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The mobile landscape is ever-evolving, but our core best practices have remained constant for our award-winning design team at Kargo. The post FIVE MOBILE DESIGN BEST PRACTICES appeared first on Kargo.

4 Metrics to Consider When Selecting Where Your Ads Run

When I started working at Kargo three years ago, I was given one goal: to upgrade and expand the quality of our publisher inventory. The post 4 Metrics to Consider When Selecting Where Your Ads Run appeared first on Kargo.

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Kargo Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Kargo founded?

    Kargo was founded in 2003.

  • Who are Kargo key executives?

    Kargo's key executives are Harry Kargman, Ryan McConville and Greg Cappello.

  • How many employees does Kargo have?

    Kargo has 429 employees.

  • Who are Kargo competitors?

    Competitors of Kargo include Phizzle, Bidtellect and S4M.

  • Where is Kargo headquarters?

    Kargo headquarters is located at 826 Broadway, New York.

  • Where are Kargo offices?

    Kargo has offices in Los Angeles, Dallas, New York, Chicago and in 1 other location.

  • How many offices does Kargo have?

    Kargo has 5 offices.