As President of Translation Enterprises, Damian Garbaccio leads the company's technology, product, sales and business development, and marketing teams. As a calculated risk-taker with deep industry knowledge, he connects some of the largest global brands to value through progressive data, marketing technology, and media solutions. Prior to joining the enterprise, Garbaccio led Nielsen’s sales, strategy and client services for all brand-direct, Marketing Cloud, Advanced TV (Set-Top Box, OTT) and all in-flight measurement initiatives in the U.S. and Canada. In 2018, Garbaccio led the strategic alliance between Nielsen and J.D. Power to launch the Nielsen Auto Cloud, the first of its kind next-generation cloud technology specifically for the automotive sector.
With over 20 years of experience in advanced marketing tech, digital media, and online advertising, Garbaccio has always been driven by his core values of integrity, innovation, and growth. He was previously the Global Chief Revenue Officer of eXelate where he grew revenues exponentially across core DMP, analytics and attribution businesses while cementing partnerships with its largest clients including Google, Nielsen and MasterCard, as well as leading agencies and channel partners.
Garbaccio received a BA from Vanderbilt University, and Master Degrees from Fordham (MBA) and Boston University (MS – Management Information Systems). He enjoys spending time with his wife Nikki and their two boys, ideally with college football on in the background.