Chief Executive Officer
Walter I. Delph serves as the Chief Executive Officer at Adly, which provides an industry leading technology platform that connects brands with consumers via the most influential people in social media. He leads a team that is focused on capturing the $50B online endorsement business which is underserved in the social advertising market.
Previously he served as Senior Vice President at News Corporation responsible for guiding the strategic and operating direction for the company's wireless initiatives. He also served as General Manager at Photobucket where he oversaw its domestic and global business operations and he led corporate development for MySpace Music, IGN Entertainment, Fox Sports and Fox’s media software division.
Before FOX, he was on the founding team that launched Verizon Communication’s digital television business, FIOS TV. In this capacity, he directed the business development and operational execution of multi-platform deals with FiOS TV’s traditional and multimedia content partners. Mr. Delph also served in Executive roles at Time Warner, Bertelsmann and Goldman Sachs.
Walter is also a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, the premier global think tank. Mr. Delph holds an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and a B.A. from Middlebury College.
Adly is an industry leading social media technology platform that enables brands to connect with consumers via the most influential people in social media. Using their proprietary audience analysis engine, Adly Analytics, Adly offers brands a full range of social advertising solutions that can be customized to reach target audience segments and achieve defined campaign objectives. Founded in 2009, Adly is located in Los Angeles.