AUDRA GOLD CAREER BIO
Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.
Developed One of the first scaled second-screen streaming platforms for Fourth Wall Studios, awarded Emmy for Creative Achievement in Interactive Programming - acquired by Nantworks.
Developed and managed many first-generation DTC premium product lines for IGN.com - went public as Snowball, Inc., acquired by Fox Media.
Built and managed the linear online video platform for Pluto TV– acquired by Viacom.
Created and managed first of its kind subscription products in online gaming for Vivendi Universal - acquired by Jackpot, Inc.
Led product for Break Media network, one of the largest UGC video distribution platforms of its time with a reach of over 1B users - Merged with Alloy to become DEFY.
Led Product for first big brand Media Mix SaaS product for Marketshare, Inc. - acquired by Neustar, Inc.
US patent holder for systems to identify, assemble, and publish content, a contributor to several patent owned by Nantworks in the computer vision and interactive video space
Audra Gold has dedicated her entire career to building first to market and scaled mass media digital products. Her passion for product management and her ability to identify new and emerging product trends has led to her reputation for developing novel, cutting-edge products across gaming, streaming video, digital media, enterprise SaaS platforms, in various business verticals.
Today, as the founder of Product N, a product management consulting and recruitment firm, Audra and her team work with early-stage ventured funded start-ups in various verticals to create, launch and grow their digital products. The team also works in partnership with the VC firm Alpha Edison, helping AE portfolio companies in need of product management expertise to either create, expand or pivot their digital product lines.
Prior to Product N, Audra has spent years leading Product teams at Rubicon Project, The Mighty, Pluto TV, Fourthwall Studios and Defy Media (formerly Break Media). She also held senior product roles at WeddingChannel/TheKnot, Viviendi Universal's online division, and IGN.com.
Audra holds a BA from the University of Denver, where she also played NCAA soccer and participated in several on-campus organizations and philanthropy.