Tobias Dengel is the CEO of WillowTree Apps, a global leader in mobile application and mobile web development.
Previously, Dengel cofounded Leads.com. As president of the company, he managed its rapid expansion as an early pioneer in packaging online search products, including Google, Yahoo, MSN and AOL, together for sale to small businesses. After growing to more than 60 employees in two years, Leads.com was sold to Web.com, where Dengel continued to work in an executive role until 2009.
Prior to starting Leads.com, Dengel was senior vice president and general manager of AOL Local & Yellow Pages. He previously held a variety of roles in the AOL Business Affairs department, including vice president, international. He began his career as an analyst at the management consulting firm AT Kearney.
Dengel holds a B.S.E. in finance (Wharton) and a B.S.E. in systems engineering, both from the University of Pennsylvania.
About WillowTree Apps
WillowTree Apps is an industry leader in custom design and development across all major platforms, including iOS, Android, BlackBerry, Windows Phone 7, mobile web/HTML5 and Facebook apps. WillowTree has received numerous industry awards, including being ranked the top global mobile development company by SourcingLine. Its LikeWise app was covered by Forbes, MacWorld and CNET. Notable clients include Johnson & Johnson, GE, Cox Media/Valpak, Manta, Vox Media/SB Nation/Verge, Crutchfield Electronics, the University of Virginia, The Game Show Network, Monticello and the Philadelphia Eagles.