Peter Bassett Former CEO, Augur Technologies Linkedin

Peter Bassett

Former CEO, Augur Technologies

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Currently, Advisor to several Colorado companies, Advisory Board Member at MediaShift, a new media technology platform and Entrepreneur/Advisor at the Blackstone Entrepreneurs Network. Peter most recently led Augur Technologies, Inc., as CEO. Augur is a Denver based device recognition and cyber-security technology company, leading Augur through its acquisition in 2017. Prior to Augur, Peter led AdMobius, Inc., a mobile big data and audience management company, as CEO leading AdMobius through its acquisition by Lotame, Inc., in 2014.

Prior to joining AdMobius, Peter headed Sales and Ad Operations in North America for Bangalore based, InMobi, the world’s largest mobile ad network, and cut his teeth in mobile advertising as Head of Revenue at Millennial Media, a successful IPO company and early mover in Mobile advertising. Between those two mobile leadership positions Peter was COO at Sportgenic, the second largest digital sports network, acquired by Glam Media.  Peter began his media career as Senior Vice President of Revenue at Community Connect Inc., managing revenue for the leading online niche social networking sites: Blackplanet.com, MiGente.com, Asianave.com, Glee.com and Faithbase.com.  Peter has held divisional and regional positions in technology companies for more than 30 years, with companies such as Citibank, N.A., Diebold, Inc., AO Smith, and Korn Ferry International and has been a key executive in 6 company exits.   

Peter received a BA from Saint Michael’s College and did Executive MBA work at U of Pennsylvania, Wharton.  

“When not taking on tough business challenges in emerging enterprises, I would rather be testing myself in the mountains of the world, particularly Colorado, or sharing outdoor adventures with my two adult children”