Cali Tran

President
Chief Commercial Officer

Cali Tran is President, Chief Commercial Officer of Vericast, focused on strategically leveraging the company’s robust and diverse strengths to capitalize on profitable growth. He leads all sales, product management & development, product engineering and go-to-market marketing.

Most recently, Cali successfully led Valassis back to growth as President and CEO, aligning and strengthening the omni-channel, data-driven business. Previously, he served as President, Valassis Digital from 2014 – 2018 and led the division through an exceptional trajectory of consistent profitable growth through organic initiatives and strategic acquisitions. He is deeply committed to empowering associates and building award-winning solutions that help improve consumers’ lives and drive exponential growth for clients. Prior to Valassis, Cali served as the Senior Vice President of Technology and Business Development at MacAndrews & Forbes, the parent company of Vericast. He is also a founder and investor in high potential, market disruptors that includes Ancestry (pre-Series A team), Sharethrough (Series A investor), and Adavium Medical (seed investor). Earlier in his career, Cali was a principal at North Bridge Venture and Growth Equity Partners, where he invested in wireless and digital media technology entrepreneurs.

Cali earned his Bachelor of Arts in history, cum laude, at Bowdoin College and his MBA at Harvard. He had the privilege of serving as the Chairman of the Fund Directors of Bowdoin College from 2011-2015 and has the honor of being the Co-Chairman of the OneVietnam Network since its founding in 2009. He lives in San Francisco with his wife, Dr. Ellen Chan.

Cali Tran

President
Chief Commercial Officer

Cali Tran

President
Chief Commercial Officer

Cali Tran is President, Chief Commercial Officer of Vericast, focused on strategically leveraging the company’s robust and diverse strengths to capitalize on profitable growth. He leads all sales, product management & development, product engineering and go-to-market marketing.

Most recently, Cali successfully led Valassis back to growth as President and CEO, aligning and strengthening the omni-channel, data-driven business. Previously, he served as President, Valassis Digital from 2014 – 2018 and led the division through an exceptional trajectory of consistent profitable growth through organic initiatives and strategic acquisitions. He is deeply committed to empowering associates and building award-winning solutions that help improve consumers’ lives and drive exponential growth for clients. Prior to Valassis, Cali served as the Senior Vice President of Technology and Business Development at MacAndrews & Forbes, the parent company of Vericast. He is also a founder and investor in high potential, market disruptors that includes Ancestry (pre-Series A team), Sharethrough (Series A investor), and Adavium Medical (seed investor). Earlier in his career, Cali was a principal at North Bridge Venture and Growth Equity Partners, where he invested in wireless and digital media technology entrepreneurs.

Cali earned his Bachelor of Arts in history, cum laude, at Bowdoin College and his MBA at Harvard. He had the privilege of serving as the Chairman of the Fund Directors of Bowdoin College from 2011-2015 and has the honor of being the Co-Chairman of the OneVietnam Network since its founding in 2009. He lives in San Francisco with his wife, Dr. Ellen Chan.