Caden is the world's first Zero-Party Data Platform. We create "data power" for all internet users, allowing complete ownership and control inside a user-encrypted Vault. Trusted brands are equipped with a powerful toolkit of products to interact with a user's permission—all with explicit consent—to power recommendations, communications, promotions, insights, and more.
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Our data should be ours, period.
The path to realizing that is ... complicated. That’s where we come in.
Caden is fixing this pervasive and systematic problem via an ambitious and innovative approach. We’re led by industry veterans, backed by powerhouse investors, and crewed by the brightest minds in the game. We exist to make the internet a better place for consumers, and the trusted brands who strive to serve us more effectively & ethically.
We are in "stealthy" mode for now...but not for long. ツ
It’s time to Make Everything Better.
A safe place to store, organize and analyze personal data
Each Caden user has absolute control and ownership of their data
Mobile platform to manage data, connect to trusted brands, and be rewarded
Unprecedented personalization, insights and experience, on the user's terms
Surface context and intelligence to empower your products, rather than just raw data
Privacy and permission-based API infrastructure to access a user Vault
John has founded and managed six technology companies since learning to program at age 11. His largest company, AKTA, went on to be one of the fastest growing companies in America in both 2013 and 2014, and was fully acquired by Salesforce Inc in 2015.
Nick is responsible for managing investor relations and ensuring outperformance of brand partner expectations. Prior to Caden, Nick served as Senior Vice President and Head of Business Development for Essence, a global media and technology company owned by GroupM and WPP.
Corey leads Product and Strategy for Caden bringing over two decades of experience spanning the digital advertising and marketing landscape. Previously, Corey spent the last decade at Kantar building high-performing teams which consistently delivered innovative products and drove unprecedented business growth.
Howie oversees all technical strategy and implementation at Caden. He's an Artificial Intelligence expert who has managed large technical team for companies like Bridgewater and Hello Alfred.
We are hiring the best of the best thinkers and doers—from product to data science to marketing to biz dev. If you're looking to be involved in one of the next great digital revolutions, check out our open roles.
Some of our...
We're lucky to be joined by some of the most influential technology investors and advisors in the world.
Founder - Yahoo!
CEO - Starwood Capital
Group CEO - Ogilvy
Exec. Chairman - TIME Magazine
EVP Global Data Practice -Media.Monks
Founding Partner - DoubleClick
Former President - MediaLink
Former Chair - IAB
Global Data Privacy & Ethics Advocate
Fusion Acquisition Corp. II
Co-founder and Former Partner - R7 Partners