Ray’s journey to Chief Data Officer consists of successful growth and development experiences at JP Morgan, Time Warner, ConsumerNet, 24/7 Media, ORB, V12 Group, V12 Data, and True Influence.
Ray Estevez is currently the Chief Data Officer at True Influence. He previously co-founded V12 Group and helped grow the company until it was acquired by Datamentors in 2016. He has over 34 years of leadership experience in the fields of information technology, digital marketing, and data management. A proud product of New York’s inner city and public school.
As the CTO of ConsumerNet he was instrumental in the development of their Email database technology. This led to the company being acquired by 24/7 Media Inc., for $52 million dollars (http://tinyurl.com/qylqopj). After executing a smooth integration of technologies and personnel, he went on to lead the technology and operations of the 24/7 Mail division, and was appointed an executive member of the 24/7 Media mergers & acquisitions team.
Ray is a member of Forbes CIO Network, TECHLATINO, and serves on the Board of Advisors of Rebel Visions Corporation and NextVision Sales Institute. Ever an advocate for his team, he encourages education, open communication and work-life balance. He mentors numerous college students and prior colleagues that are now CEOs.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from The City College of New York.