Spaceback's Mission

is to expertly connect the power of social media to the billions of daily advertising opportunities that are programmatically available outside the walled-gardens.

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Casey Saran
Co-Founder & CEO

Casey is Co-Founder and CEO of Spaceback, the first platform to bridge the gap between social and paid media. As a long time product lead/digital advertising veteran, Casey has held senior positions at Admeld, Google (twice), iSocket, and Rubicon Project. He is also a champion disc golfer and an active musician/recording artist.

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Joe Hall
Co-Founder & CPO

Joe is Co-Founder and CPO of Spaceback. Previously, Joe led Design at ad tech companies iSocket and Rubicon Project before co-founding Spaceback. He is an award winning filmmaker and advertising agency innovator working within the WPP and Publicis Groupe family of agencies. Joe holds a Bachelor of Science from Miami University and a Master of Science from the VCU Brandcenter.

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Chris Baclig

Chris is the CTO of Spaceback. After graduating from Stanford University with a Bachelor of Computer Science, he co-founded a consumer technology company before shifting focus to advertising at iSocket, Rubicon Project, Tune and now Spaceback. He's built platforms in various parts of the advertising technology stack, with an emphasis on simplicity and ease of use.

Key Advisors

Spaceback is supported by the best in the industry.
Eric Franchi
Partner at AperiamVentures
John Battelle
Co-Founder & CEO at Recount Media
Jessica Finklestein
JD, CIPP at Pinterest
Jeremy Hlavacek
Head of Revenue at IBM Watson Advertising
Brendan Moorcroft
CEO of Choreograph, a WPP Company
Ian Shafer
Co-Founder & CEO at Kindred