Location: Daytona Beach, FL
Dominick Romano graduated Full Sail University in 2012 with a BS in Video Game Development. In late 2013, Mr. Romano founded PremiumCPM, a programmatic advertising company which went on to become a global top 100 Programmatic Advertising Firm. In 2018, Dominick became interim COO of Fresh Digital Group where he led the leading agency for Intelligent Voice Applications by Market Share for Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, and Microsoft Cortana as a preferred Agency Partner of Amazon, Google, and Microsoft. At FRSH, Dominick revamped engineering and business operations, and led the organization to win the 2018 Red Herring Top 100 North America and Global. Later winning an OMMA Award for best in-class Non-profit in deploying UNICEF’s Kid Power Alexa Voice Application. Dominick worked with leading audio researchers on emotional impacts of Sonic Branding, and soundscapes delivered through Artificially Intelligent Voice Applications, helping brands represent themselves and create impactful innovative sonic user experiences.
In January 2020, Mr. Romano secured funding from an accredited Angel Investor and founded drainpipe.io to interconnect alphatext systems and train associations. Dominick found that current conventions to solve this problem were side-stepping areas where sizable improvements could be made, and filed a first patent on the prototype, and built a world class team to validate & bring the solution to life which has gone on to include all forms of Multimedia. For his innovations in Artificial Intelligence, Mr. Romano was nominated a Top 50 AI CEO of 2021 by Technology Innovators Magazine.