As a partner in Kodiak Venture Partners, Meakhem was an early investor in Massive, which embeds ads and movie trailers into video games. Microsoft bought the company last year.
"Gaming is the third biggest activity for males from (ages) 14 to 35, and there was no advertising in it," he said during a lunch meeting. "You could see it was going to be a big."
Recently, he was behind the firm's investment in HangerNetwork, which sells ad space on the cardboard, eco-friendly coat hangers … Read more