Paul Chachko, CEO, Throtle
Throtle CEO Paul Chachko has been a formative member of the marketing community for over 30 years. He is credited with being the first to add demographic, behavioral, lifestyle, and geographic data to commercial email marketing and most recently he spearheaded the creation of an industry leading marketing automation platform that allows for acquisition marketing and customer relationship management. Paul holds several patents in the use of data and technology.
A recognized innovator, he has been invited to share his experiences and insights through speaking engagements for scores of events and various technology councils. His achievements in business and leadership have been recognized by;
- 2X Finalist Ernst & Young NJ Entrepreneur of the Year
- Stevie Award Winner
- America Business Bronze Award for Executive of the Year
- 2X SmartCEO Future 50 Award Winner
- NJBIZ Executive of the Year Award Winner
Prior to Throtle, Paul was the Founder and CEO of V12 Group. He was also the founder and CEO of Datagence, a multichannel direct marketing services company and prior to that, he was the founder and CEO of ConsumerNet, a leading Internet consumer database company (sold to 24/7 Real Media in 1999).
Paul has served as Chief Executive Officer for Infinata, an eCRM software company (sold to Financial Times in 2010). Paul was Founder and Chairman of Financial Information Group (sold to KKR in 2013). Paul graduated from Monmouth University with a dual degree in Marketing and Business.