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Two Additions to Factual’s Advisory Board

We are excited to announce that Clare Hart and Jason Rosenthal have joined our Advisory Board.

Clare Hart is an incredibly accomplished executive with an extensive history of leading data and information-intensive companies.  Most recently, she was the President and CEO of Infogroup where she led the company in development and execution of its first strategic plan to stabilize, turnaround, and transform the company.  Prior to that, she served as the Executive Vice President, Dow Jones & Company and President Dow Jones Enterprise Media Group, and before that she was President and CEO of Factiva.

“I am very excited about working with the Factual team.  The company represents the next generation of data aggregation and distribution. Using modern technology to compile massive amounts of content and providing simple APIs for easy access to data, Factual will change the game in global content aggregation.”

-Clare Hart

Jason Rosenthal is a seasoned technology executive with an admirable track record at a series of highly successful companies.  He’s held senior operating roles at AOL, Netscape, Loudcloud, Opsware, and HP.  Most recently he was EVP of Products at Glam Media, which he joined through the company’s acquisition of Ning where he served as CEO.

“Factual has become the center of an incredibly impressive network of companies consuming and providing data. They have unparalleled opportunities ahead of them to disrupt traditional data businesses and enable a tremendous amount of innovation by making data available to developers and enterprises. I am honored to have the opportunity to work with such a talented team in this exciting market.”

-Jason Rosenthal

The expertise and experience that Clare and Jason brings will be invaluable in helping us shape our strategy and tackle the incredible opportunities we have in front of us.  We have been working with them in a more informal capacity for the past few months and they have already proven to be incredible resources.

-Gil Elbaz