About: Gil Beyda, Managing Partner, Genacast Ventures
- Gil Beyda is managing partner of Genacast Ventures, a seed-stage venture fund formed in partnership with Comcast Interactive Capital. Genacast invests up to $500,000 in new media, digital marketing, consumer Internet and web x.0 companies.
Prior to Genacast, Gil was CTO of TACODA, the first and largest behavioral targeted, online ad network. TACODA was acquired by AOL in 2007.
Gil helped pioneer Internet advertising in 1995 as founder and CTO of Real Media, one of the first online ad networks and ad server companies. Real Media was acquired by 24/7 Media in 2001.
For ten years prior to Real Media, Gil was a highly sought-after software consultant in Asia, Europe and the U.S.