Senior Director of Corporate and Business Development
Omar Nicola serves as the Senior Director of Corporate and Business Development for Evolve Media where he oversees all business and strategy related to its Crowd Ignite division. In his role he is responsible for managing a team of 12 employees in the areas of business development, account management, and editorial. During his time he has helped grow distribution for the platform by over 400 percent to close to two billion PVs with an audience of over 15 million monthly unique users.
Working closely with company stakeholders in all divisions of Evolve (TotallyHer, Craveonline, and Springboard Video), Omar also assists in the establishment of large scale partnerships/acquisitions that drive company growth and profitability.
Prior to his tenure with Evolve, Omar held positions in a range of capacities (including finance, business development, monetization, and strategy) at Morgan Stanley, Myspace Music, Mojiva, and various digital startups/networks. Omar holds an undergraduate degree in Economics from the California State University of Northridge.
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