Team Members

Our leaders are the Best in the Fields of Media, Marketing, Content, Publishing and Technology

Ben Blank

Ben Blank

Chief Executive Officer

Benjamin Blank has spent the majority of his career directing and producing short film and national commercial spots with online extensions for the world's largest advertisers. Prior to Woven, he co-founded production company Locksmith Content. At Locksmith he directed award winning TV commercials, web films, branded content, and films for clients including American Express, Nike and Groupon.

Jarret Myer

Jarret Myer

General Manager of Publishing

A co-founding member of Rawkus Records, UPROXX and Big Frame, Jarret Myer comes to Woven an expert in the fields of entertainment, publisher technology and blogger relations. Jarret works with the Woven team on scaling content in real-time, building the best up-to-the-minute content for our audiences and brands to use as an engagement platform.

Eileen Carty

Eileen Carty

Chief Revenue Officer

As Chief Revenue Officer, Eileen Carty leads all of Woven's revenue efforts. Prior to joining Woven, she spent seven years at POPSUGAR Inc., most recently serving as the company's EVP of Brand Partnerships, where she led the transformation of POPSUGAR’s sales organization. Eileen has a long history of building sales organizations from the ground-up for social media platforms and publishers, including Glam, MySpace, and Cars.com. A proud mom of three children whose biggest passion is spending time with her family, Eileen's other passions include books, Soul Cycle, laughing with girlfriends, all things related to the beach, travel, Bravo TV, and sarcasm. Ms. Carty, who holds a Bachelor’s degree from Fairfield University and MBA from the Haas School of Business, is based out of Woven's New York office.

Matt Polesetsky

Matt Polesetsky

General Counsel

Matthew P. Polesetsky served as the Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Demand Media, Inc. from March 2010 through February 2014, and as Demand Media's Senior Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs from March 2007 to March 2010. While at Demand Media, Matt led the legal team's efforts in support of the company's initial public offering on the New York Stock Exchange in January 2011. During the two years prior to joining Demand Media, Matt served as General Counsel of MySpace, Inc. until its acquisition by News Corporation, and then as Vice President of Business and Legal Affairs at Fox Interactive Media, Inc. Matt also practiced business law in private practice, principally at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP. Matt holds a J.D. from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law and a B.A. in Sociology, magna cum laude, from Haverford College.

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