As the eastern regional sales manager for Massive Network®, Mr. Ali oversees Massive’s dynamic in-game advertising sales force and drives market outreach efforts throughout the entire East coast region.



A seasoned executive with fifteen years of media sales experience, Ali joined Microsoft Corporation in 1999 as one the first media sales executives for the company. Before joining the Massive team in 2006, Ali successfully worked within the MSN® sales organization and led the closure of the first groundbreaking XBOX advertising sponsorship program with Verizon. He’s also been a frequent evangelist and champion for the online and now in-game advertising mediums. By working closely with Microsoft product groups and sales teams, Ali strives to promote the development of this emerging space through education and market based solutions designed to meet the needs of Fortune 500 marketers.

 

Prior to Microsoft, Ali worked in New York City for Cendant in a number of capacities and was on the forefront of their efforts to launch Microsoft’s local city guide, Sidewalk.com.



Ali sits on several civic and industry organizations as a gaming media and technology evangelist on behalf of Microsoft. He received a B.S. degree from Rensellaer in Troy, NY. He resides in the NYC area with his wife and daughter

Summits Attended

iMedia Breakthrough Summit

Actionable Marketing Strategies for Emerging Digital Platforms