Canvs, the leader in emotion measurement, announced that James Delaney has been named as its Chief Operating Officer. He is charged with directly leading the company’s sales, marketing and client operations in support of the company’s next phase of transformational growth.
James Delaney has a reputation for delivering exceptional results across Fortune 500 companies, including JP Morgan Chase, Dun & Bradstreet and Verizon Communications, and building successful technology businesses with cloud-based data analytic start-up organizations. Mr. Delaney has held a number of leadership positions including CEO of Sysomos and CEO of Marketwired. He is a graduate of the US Naval Academy and received his MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
“It’s a great privilege to join the Canvs family and a unique opportunity to work with this talented group of people,” Mr. Delaney said. “Canvs’ predictive AI technology is already creating value for 85% of networks in addition to media agencies and digital publishers, and is quickly becoming a recognized currency in the media buying industry.”
“Canvs is squarely focused on establishing emotion as a currency, and we will continue to invest in accelerating how leaders in media can research and value their content more effectively,” said Jared Feldman, CEO & Founder. “We are thrilled to have a seasoned operator like Jim join Canvs, as his experience in enabling companies to provide the utmost value to customers at scale is a huge asset.”