Ben started his career as managing director and owner of Bristol-based youth communications and marketing agency Out of Hand. His first job in online market research came with passive measurement company NetValue in 1999. Ben then moved to MyVoice as business development director before joining Nielsen//NetRatings. He launched SF-based mobile measurement and survey company Telephia in Europe and became e-Rewards’ first European employee in 2006. Ben was previously MD, EMEA portfolio companies at Research Now.