As Delivery Agent, Inc.?s founder and CEO, Mike Fitzsimmons has developed and commercialized the only multi-channel platform that connects viewers with products seen on and related to television shows, movies, sports and advertisements. Under his leadership, Delivery Agent has become the leader in shopping-enabled entertainment and is currently powering contextual commerce for over 40 TV networks including NBC, FOX, CBS, HBO, DISCOVERY, AETN and hundreds of brands and advertisers.
Prior to founding Delivery Agent, Mr. Fitzsimmons led Product Marketing and Business Development for Something Now, Inc., which was acquired by CNET Networks. At CNET, Mr. Fitzsimmons developed the industry?s first synchronized e-commerce application that enabled real-time promotion of related consumer electronics products and services online.
As a recognized expert on e-commerce and convergence, Mr. Fitzsimmons has been featured in Forbes, New York Times, Reuters, Hollywood Reporter, Wall Street Journal, CNN/Money, Los Angeles Business Journal, BBC, E-Commerce Times and Variety and spoken at premiere industry events including The Media and Entertainment Forum, The Aspen Institute, Ad Tech and OnHollywood. Under Mr. Fitzsimmons? leadership, Delivery Agent was named the No. 1 Privately Held Media Company by Inc. magazine, ranked third on Deloitte & Touche?s Technology Fast 50 for Silicon Valley, named a Hot 100 company by Entrepreneur magazine, and ranked an OnHollywood Top 100 Private Company by AlwaysOn. He currently serves on advisory boards for Jumpstart (www.jstart.org) and Loudmouth Golf.