Alexi Venneri

Co-founder & CEO

Alexi Venneri

Alexi Venneri is the co-founder and CEO of DAS Technology, the largest Consumer Data and Experience Platform (CDXP™) SaaS company in the automotive industry. A pioneer in digital response, social media technology, and online reputation management, DAS Technology increases consumer response and converts leads into sales for over 9,200 businesses and OEMs by leveraging patented AI-powered digital technology.

Alexi has been honored as an EY Entrepreneur of the Year finalist three times, a Titan 100 award winner, an AZ Business Leaders’ Influential Woman, one of the 10 Most Inspiring Women Leaders to Follow in 2022, and she received Auto Remarketing’s Women in Retail Award. She has also received the Arizona Governor’s Celebration of Innovation Award, was named the Innovator of the Year by the American Business Awards, and was awarded the Arizona Top Technology Executive of the Year Award.

Alexi is a board member of the Phoenix Board of Directors for Titan 100, a networking and awards program recognizing a premier group of 100 CEOs and C-level executives in Phoenix and other U.S. regions.

DAS has over 170 employees nationwide and has been named on the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies list, an Inc. Power Partner, a Best Workplace by Fortune, and certified as a Great Place to Work since 2018. DAS Technology has won over 120 awards in the past ten years, including 36 coveted Dealers’ Choice Awards, receiving more than any other company for the past three years in Data Mining, Reputation Management, Virtual BDC, Lead Generation, and Digital Marketing.

Before co-founding DAS Technology, Alexi’s prior positions include President of Auto Media/Blue Flame 6 (originally part of The Van Tuyl Automotive Group, now part of Berkshire Hathaway); VP of Marketing, PR & Investor Relations at Dealertrack (now part of Cox Automotive); CMO at Who’s Calling; Director of Marketing for Major League Baseball’s Seattle Mariners; and Director of Sales & Marketing at Clipper Transportation. Venneri is an accomplished public speaker and author of the New York Times best-selling book Balls! Six Rules for Winning Today’s Business Game.

Alexi has a Bachelor of Arts in Marketing, Society, and Business from the University of Calgary. She supports numerous charitable organizations, selecting multiple nonprofits monthly while working closely with ARME (Animal Rescue Media & Education) and Beagle Freedom Project, nonprofit organizations that rescue and rehabilitate animals.