SVP, Brand Marketing and Communications


Brianna Gays is the Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications at Smartly, the leading AI-powered advertising technology company transforming ad experiences for brands and their consumers.

Brianna's expertise lies in seamlessly blending technology, storytelling, and brand elevation. As the driving force behind Smartly's communication and marketing strategy, driving demand and increasing brand awareness globally, her efforts spotlight Smartly's innovative breakthroughs that bridge the gap between creative, media, and insights.

Before Smartly, Brianna held leadership positions in marketing and communications at TripleLift, a global advertising technology company, and Hulu, the Disney-owned streaming TV service, where she was responsible for the strategic communications, media and analyst relations, content marketing and brand storytelling for key product and investment moments.

Her corporate communications career started at OpenX, an advertising technology company specializing in open-web solutions for publishers. Prior to OpenX, she held several roles at ABC News where she produced content for various platforms including and ABC News Radio.

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