Who We Are

Since 2008, leading brands have trusted us to find their new customers. We built our foundation helping marketers target prospects scientifically proven to most likely care about their brand. Over the years, we’ve expanded our data sets and capabilities to provide more impact, more scale and more value than ever before.

2008

Invented Social Targeting™

Social Targeting was based on the principle that customers of a brand are going to associate with people on social networks who are relatively likely to become future customers of that brand.

2011

Won our first of many SIGKDD Best Papers awards.

2013

JANUARY

Hosted the inaugural annual ADS*CON event in partnership with New York University.

MARCH

Honored with Advertising Research Foundation’s (ARF) Grand Innovation award.

APRIL

Named as one of three Cool Vendors in Data-Driven Marketing.

JUNE

Acquired EveryScreen Media
The acquisition of this early innovator in mobile media technology allows us to incorporate location and device data into our decision engine to provide a whole new level of scale and efficacy for marketers.

JUNE

Hired our 100th employee.

JULY

Deployed our thousandth server, expanding our capacity for bid requests.

SEPTEMBER

Media6Degrees becomes Dstillery
A new name to more accurately capture the company’s vision: a place where massive data sets are collected, combined, processed and deployed on behalf of major marketers.

NOVEMBER

Our tech team goes to 11 with the addition of our eleventh data scientist.

DECEMBER

Featured as one of the 50 best places to work in NYC, for the second year in a row.

2014

JANUARY

Ranked as one of Forbes America’s Most Promising Companies.