Brent Franson

Brent Franson

CEO & Board Director

As CEO of Euclid, Brent is passionate about leading a diverse and growing team to change the way retailers engage with customers, through using data-backed, privacy-friendly insights to more effectively compete in a post-mobile, post-Amazon world. Brent was named a LinkedIn Top Voice in 2017 for retail, and regularly contributes to Forbes, LinkedIn, Inc, Entrepreneur, and various retail industry publications.

Brent helped found, which remains the world’s leading provider of online reputation products and services with several hundred employees. During his tenure, he played a pivotal leadership role in growing the company’s customer base to over a million customers across more than 100 countries – and its revenue from zero to many tens of millions of dollars (precise financials not publicly disclosed). is backed by Kleiner Perkins, Bessemer, and August Capital, and was named a Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum.

A serial entrepreneur, Brent’s interest in entrepreneurial endeavors began in middle school and, at 19, went on to found a full-service international search technology agency that’s still in operation today with offices in Philadelphia, Denver, Mountain View, and Bangalore. In his current role, he enjoys applying a creative entrepreneurial lens to solving retail’s most complex challenges.

Brent is a husband, father, and an athlete who enjoys long-distance running, skydiving, and anything that involves pushing his own boundaries.