Progress Partners

Investment Banking

Progress Partners is a boutique investment firm based in Boston and New York City providing financial advisory services to companies in media, marketing, advertising, and software.

Bret Brase

Bret Brase is a Managing Director at Progress Partners, joining the company in 2017.  Bret has built his career in Media, Technology, and Data with deep experience in Ad and Media Tech ecosystem for Video, Audio, Mobile, Social and eCommerce. He helped take two companies to IPO, and sold two to strategic investors. Bret has been an active start-up investor and advisor for years. 

Prior to Progress Partners, Bret was head of corporate strategy and data partnerships at Clypd, CEO at Tango Media Systems, and President of GameTrust, a casual games distributor that was sold to Real Networks. Before GameTrust, Bret was Head of Broadband Content and Corp Dev at Yahoo! during the Broadcast.com acquisition. 

Bret graduated with an Economics degree from Indiana University in 1985 and is completing a MS in Advanced Data Analytics at Thomas Edison State College.

email

(912) 202-4388

© 2017 Progress Partners, Inc.

50 Milk St., 16th Floor, Boston, MA 02109  |  Empire State Building, 62nd Floor, New York, NY 10118 | (617) 401-2700

Securities related transactions are offered through a registered representative of an independent broker/dealer, Applied Capital, LLC. Member FINRA/SIPC. Testimonials contained in this site are not indicative of future results. Learn more by reading our Privacy Policy.