Treese brings over 15 years of technology leadership experience in the Internet, financial services and media industries. Most recently he served as the CTO of Advanstar Communications Inc, a global media company. Prior to that, he led Advanstarâs efforts to build its internet business unit, Advanstar.com, as its first CTO. Earlier in his career, Treese served as Vice President of Software Development at Goldman Sachs, where he led all application development for the equity research division globally and built the software and databases that were used for research authoring, estimates management and content distribution.
Treese co-authored CTO Leadership Strategies, published by Aspatore Books in 2005. He is regularly invited to speak at industry events and has been featured in multiple industry publications, including Folio Magazine and Expo Magazine.
âI am extremely pleased to welcome Rick to TheMarkets.com,â said David Eisner, CEO and President. âAs we continue to expand our product offeringsâboth through content and technologyâweâre also building our leadership bench to support our aggressive plans. Rickâs expertise in media, technology and financial services, combined with his leadership as the CTO of a premier global media company, will enable him to lead the technology development and operations that will allow us to provide crucial, value-enhancing services to our clients worldwide.â