EMERYVILLE, Calif., Dec. 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, TubeMogul (NASDAQ:TUBE), a leader in software for brand advertising, announced that TubeMogul Academy has certified over 100 executives and media traders during the third quarter of 2016. Brands certified through TubeMogul Academy include Adidas, BRP, Clorox and Diageo; certified agencies and trading desks include Affiperf, AMP Agency, Audience Group, Bohemia, Cadreon, CLM, Empower MediaMarketing, iProspect, Kelly Scott Madison, Mediavest, Mindshare, Starcom, Tierney Agency, UM, Varick Media Management and ZenithOptimedia. Launched in November of 2014, TubeMogul Academy is a formal training program that certifies clients who have demonstrated knowledge of the programmatic media space and TubeMogul's platform. New initiatives introduced by TubeMogul's Learning & Development team this year include TubeTalks, a continuing education series featuring interviews with renowned branding experts and marketing executives, as well as specialized curriculum on programmatic TV and cross-channel strategy. "We are proud that we were able to finish 2016 with an outstanding quarter," said Michelle Chen, Director of Learning & Development at TubeMogul. "We successfully expanded the most comprehensive training curriculum on automated buying and brand advertising in the industry to over 10 different countries and we are hard at work preparing to ensure that 2017 is our best year yet." TubeMogul clients can learn more about the program or enroll in upcoming sessions at TubeMogul.com/Education. About TubeMogul TubeMogul (NASDAQ:TUBE) is a leader in software for brand advertising. By reducing complexity, improving transparency and leveraging real-time data, our platform enables advertisers to gain greater control of their global advertising spend and achieve their brand advertising objectives. TubeMogul was incorporated in 2007 and is headquartered in Emeryville, California and has offices in several other locations in the U.S. and internationally, including in Chengdu, Kyiv, London, Paris, Sao Paulo, Shanghai, Singapore, Sydney and Tokyo.