Curt Viebranz has achieved an unusual career trifecta, serving as CEO in the corporate, start-up and not-for-profit worlds, leading enterprises ranging in size from $1 million to over $1 billion in revenue.
Curt currently serves as Vice Chairman of Ole Communications, a privately held company that is the partner of NBC Universal and A&E Networks for their Latin American channels. He spends his time helping to grow Ole’s portfolio of digital brands.
From 2012 to 2017, Curt served as president & CEO of George Washington’s Mount Vernon, the nation’s most visited historic home, welcoming more than one million visitors annually. Viebranz dramatically extended the reach and impact of Mount Vernon, bringing modern relevancy to the legacy of George Washington.
Prior to joining Mount Vernon, Curt served first as COO and then CEO of TACODA, a pioneer in targeted online advertising. During his tenure, TACODA grew from eight to one hundred employees and from $2 million to $40 million in revenue. AOL acquired TACODA for $275 million in 2007, yielding a seven-fold return for its venture investors. Immediately following the acquisition, Curt was named an executive vice president of AOL.
Curt also spent seventeen years at Time Warner, rising to become president of HBO International. Previously, he was president of Time Inc. Multimedia and prior to that, president of Time Inc. Europe.
Curt is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He also serves on the board of the Gilder Lehrman Institute for American History. He holds an MBA from Harvard and a BA from Middlebury College.