Imvax Co-Founder, Chief Financial Officer
As Chief Financial Officer at Imvax, Inc., Art Howe is responsible for managing the company’s finances, including financial planning, management of financial risks, record-keeping, and financial reporting. He also serves as Chief Business Officer with responsibility for operations, strategy, and development. Mr. Howe has spent a career building transformative companies in media, technology and life sciences. He co-founded Imvax, Inc. in 2015 after launching, acquiring and building more than 50 media and technology companies. In 2005, Mr. Howe co-founded Verve, the leading platform for in mobile location-based technology. Prior to Verve, he served as a journalist, marketing executive and finance director at a large newspaper company, as well as CEO and president of several large groups of legacy newspapers.
Mr. Howe has received numerous journalism and public service recognitions, including the Pulitzer Prize, the Scripps Public Service Award, and the inaugural Ben Franklin Award for publishing excellence. Two alternative weeklies he ran, the Village Voice and the LA Weekly, won Pulitzer Prizes. Mr. Howe holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA.