Todd Tappin

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Todd Tappin, Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Tappin is an accomplished business leader in both public and private companies spanning many stages of size and growth with an emphasis in technology and media. He has held president, chief operating officer and chief financial officer roles and has led two successful initial public offerings (Overture and Rubicon Project) in his chief financial officer capacities. Mr. Tappin was awarded CFO of the Year by the Los Angeles Business Journal and has been a public speaker, including appearances on CNBC and presenting at many of the largest investor conferences. Mr. Tappin has been on the board of directors of several companies and philanthropic organizations and currently is on the board of directors of Spin Master Corp., a company listed on the TSX. Prior to his role at BBTV, Mr. Tappin provided private strategic consulting to a cross section of companies and private equity firms. Previously, he was the President and Chief Financial Officer of TechStyle Inc., a privately held fashion holding company, a position he held from July 2016 to November 2018. Prior to TechStyle, he was the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of The Rubicon Project, Inc., a technology company listed on the New York Stock Exchange, a position he held since 2013.

Prior to The Rubicon Project, Mr. Tappin was a Managing Director of The Gores Group, a Los Angeles-based private equity firm from January 2009 to October 2010. He was the founding Chief Financial Officer of Overture, the pioneer of paid search, which was listed on Nasdaq and ultimately acquired by Yahoo!. Prior to Overture, Mr. Tappin was a senior executive at 21st Century Fox / News Corporation, an American multi-national mass media company.