Mort Aaronson has a diverse range of work experience. mort has worked as the Principal at Greymatters since 2003, where they have been involved in leading, operating, advising, and coaching. mort is also a member of Marshall Goldsmith 100 Coaches since 2020, serving as a Leadership Coach. In addition, they are the Founder, Chief Executive Officer, and Board Member at QlipCast, a SaaS Podcast Qlipping Service since 2020.
From 2015 to 2020, Mort Aaronson was the Founder and Managing Partner at Refinition, an ad-tech data provider specializing in building "custom audiences." mort targeted key vertical markets and ultimately got acquired by their largest customer.
From 2003 to 2015, Aaronson was the Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Placewise Americas. mort raised capital and restructured debt to reposition the company as a digital media company leading the shopping industry in audience engagement techniques. The company later merged with a Norwegian company.
At Xtendwave, Aaronson was the Chairman and CEO from 2007 to 2013. mort led a team of engineers to win government grants and worked on successful projects in telecom and time-keeping, with patents issued.
Mort Aaronson also held roles as the Chairman at Morey Evans Advertising Group from 2003 to 2009, where they revitalized service offerings and incubated and sold a digital and experiential advertising company called Motive. mort was the Founder, President, and CEO of Aerie/Ricochet Networks from 1999 to 2003, leading the spin-out of KN Telecom and acquiring Metricom, the nation's first mobile wireless provider.
Aaronson has served as a Board Member at Nth Power LLC from 1996 to 1999. mort was the President and Chief Operating Officer at KN Energy from 1996 to 1999, where they played a key role in deregulating the nation's first investor-owned utility and developing new energy businesses. KN Energy was later acquired by Kinder Morgan.
Mort Aaronson attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where they studied communications. After completing their undergraduate degree, they pursued further education at New York University, where they obtained a graduate degree in Direct Marketing. In addition to their formal education, Mort Aaronson also obtained certification in Stakeholder Centered Coaching from Marshall Goldsmith Stakeholder Centered Coaching in December 2020.
January, 2020 - present