Chase Norlin is the CEO of AlphaBird, a leader in online video syndication. Mr. Norlin has spent the last 15 years in the Internet and digital media industries. Prior to AlphaBird, Mr. Norlin was the founder and CEO of Pixsy, a pioneer in video search. Previously he served as a senior executive at ValueClick (NASDAQ:VCLK) where he managed publisher distribution for the display advertising network, paid search, and comparison shopping divisions.
Prior to ValueClick, Mr. Norlin held the position of Senior Business Development Consultant to InfoSpace (NASDAQ:INSP) charged with publisher distribution and emerging applications for the paid search division. Previously, Mr. Norlin developed Sony's first online photo sharing venture and founded the web's first online video sharing company ShareYourWorld. Mr. Norlin also served as a new venture consultant in launching Boeing's (NYSE:BA) online video and image licensing division.
Mr. Norlin has served on the advisory board of CampusPoint and currently serves on the advisory boards of EgoTVOnline, AdBidCentral, Kerosene and a Match, VideoThang, PickupPal and Adgregate Markets. Additionally, he serves as Chair of the Video Committee at the Internet Content Syndication Council. He received his BA from UC Berkeley and MA from The University of Chicago and is a regular speaker on video syndication, online advertising, and search. Recent speaking engagements include the Goldman Sachs 9th Annual Global Media Conference, NATPE, NAB, ad:tech, and PubCon.