I will remain in an Executive Advisory role through mid-summer, counseling Rob, the E-Team & L-Team, and Oracle’s executive leadership on strategy and continuing to sponsor key client relationships and strategic projects. CrossFit CEO Eric Roza took the reins when the fitness company's former CEO Greg Glassman resigned after making controversial comments about the death of George Floyd. I am deeply grateful to you and the 2,000+ current and past team members who have contributed to our success as a company and to my personal growth. And what a ride! Standard & Poor's and S&P are registered trademarks of Standard & Poor's Financial Services LLC and Dow Jones is a registered trademark of Dow Jones Trademark Holdings LLC. Eric Roza is leaving Oracle Data Cloud (ODC) after more than four years as its SVP and general manager. I am committed to listening, I am committed to learning, and I am committed to leading positive change. Thank you for all you’ve done to contribute to this chapter! A message from Eric Roza (view the original post): Since I discovered CrossFit 10 years ago, it has changed my life, and I am deeply honored to have the opportunity to lead CrossFit through its next chapter as CEO and owner, following the closing next month. The terms of … As a longtime CrossFit athlete and affiliate owner, he has experienced first-hand … All rights reserved. He'll be back when he's ready and in a big way. © 2020 CrossFit, LLC. All rights reserved. CrossFit founder Greg Glassman has sold his company to tech boss Eric Roza after weeks of controversy surrounded the branded fitness regime. It has been energizing to see leaders throughout the business lean into these changes as a catalyst for both business and personal growth. We open our arms to everyone, and I will be working hard to rebuild bridges with those whose trust we have lost. New and unexpected roles as a single co-parent to four young kids and primary caregiver to my aging father have made it increasingly difficult to serve as ODC’s leader, and I have thus decided to step down and retire from ODC this summer. “I’ve enjoyed and been impressed with Rob in our interactions to date, and Steve and I both see him as the natural choice to lead ODC into the future,” Roza wrote. The total price tag was well over $2 billion. Share: Ryan Joe contributed. Once Oracle had added Datalogix to BlueKai, the data management platform it purchased in 2014, Roza was placed in charge of the combined entity and a strategy started to emerge: Oracle was looking for a foothold in the digital advertising space by facilitating the flow of data and insights. ODC has been far more than a job, and it’s hard to conceive of life without it. I come to you with deep humility and the realization that we have hard work to do. All Rights Reserved, A message to affiliates, from Dave Castro, Conversation with Eric Roza and Dave Castro. XHTML: You can use these tags:
. Amazon Advertising Surges, And Plans Upgrades Around Twitch, Video And Platform Usability, DoubleVerify Receives $350M Investment Boost, Ahead Of Its Reported IPO, TikTok Enters The Ecommerce Game With Shopify Team-Up, As Shoppers Move Online, It’s Time To Double Down On Retail Media, Forget About Ad Tech, The DOJ's Antitrust Lawsuit Against Google Zeroes In On Search, Google Grows Its Sellers.json File To 1.2 Million Publishers, contextual intelligence platform Grapeshot, shut down the third-party audience portion of its AddThis business in Europe, Moat Introduces New Reach Tool For Cross-Platform Digital Campaigns, Lytics: How An OG CDP Distinguishes Itself In a Crowded Category, ALC Rebrands As Adstra, And Enters The Crowded Identity Graph Market, Microsoft Enters The CDP Fray With Its Cloud Platform And Its Own Data. He has a background in marketing technology and SaaS, thinks clearly and rigorously, is apolitical, is an optimistic realist, and has quickly gained the respect of Oracle’s executive leadership. // Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019 – 9:35 am. That magic, created by our affiliate owners, coaches, and athletes in 158 countries around the world, is real. Morningstar: Copyright 2018 Morningstar, Inc. All Rights Reserved. ODC will still be an independent global business unit within Oracle. CNN Business' Clare Duffy talks to Roza about his vision for the future of the brand. And what a ride!”, ----------------------------------------------------------------------------. The Consumer Privacy Rights Act – CCPA 2.0 – Passes In California. Roza oversaw much of the multibillion-dollar acquisition spree that created what is now the ODC, and he himself came aboard at ODC through an acquisition. With vision and checkbook in hand, Roza began to assemble the Oracle Data Cloud through acquisitions in quick succession: cross-device startup Crosswise and social sharing company AddThis (2016); digital measurement firm Moat (2017); and contextual intelligence platform Grapeshot (2018). “This 12+ year journey has been one of the most meaningful experiences of my life … I am deeply grateful to you and the 2,000+ current and past team members who have contributed to our success as a company and to my personal growth. This 12+ year journey has been one of the most meaningful experiences of my life. Rob Tarkoff, EVP and GM of Oracle CX Cloud, will oversee ODC “effective immediately.” Tarkoff will report to Steve Miranda, EVP of Oracle applications product development.