As Ampersand’s CEO, Nicolle Pangis leads all revenue, business operations and technology development with a focus on partnering with and empowering brands to connect with audiences at scale wherever and whenever they watch content.
Nicolle previously served as Global Chief Operating Officer at GroupM’s [m]PLATFORM where she oversaw strategic partnerships, product management and technology development. Prior to [m]PLATFORM, Nicolle was a central figure in the success of Xaxis, a pioneering programmatic digital media business, serving first as Global Chief Revenue Officer, followed by Global Chief Operating Officer. Key highlights include launching the company’s machine learning technology team and playing an instrumental role in the sale of Open AdStream to AppNexus.
A recognized leader in the media industry, Nicolle has been named to the ADWEEK 50 list, AdAge’s 40 Under 40, Business Insider’s 30 Most Powerful Women in Mobile and Crain’s 40 Under 40 and honored as a Working Mother of the Year by Working Mother Media and Advertising Women of New York.