April 16, 2013
San Francisco Marriott Marquis
7:00 – 7:45 Dinner
7:45 – 10:00 Keynote Speaker and Awards
At the 3rd annual DAA Awards for Excellence Gala, the DAA will celebrate the outstanding contribution to our profession by individuals, agencies, vendors and practitioners. Don’t miss an evening to honor your colleagues and partners by attending this Gala as it is the only place to hear first-hand who this year’s winners are!
You do not need to attend the eMetrics Marketing Optimization Summit to attend the DAA Awards for Excellence Gala, you may purchase a ticket online through either the eMetrics Summit website or the DAA website.
Tables for the 2013 DAA Awards for Excellence Gala are reserved as a sponsor benefit only. Individuals may purchase up to six individual tickets with seating on a first-come, first-serve basis. Interested in becoming a sponsor of the DAA Awards for Excellence Gala? View the sponsorship opportunities.
Member Ticket Pricing: $95
Non-Member Ticket Pricing: $145
Cancellations prior to February 15, 2013 will be given a 50% refund of the full ticket price. Cancellations received after February 15, 2013 will not be refunded.
Keynote Speaker: Yeshayah Goldfarb
Director, Minor League Operations/Quantitative Analysis, San Francisco Giants
Yeshayah Goldfarb enters his 13th season in the Giants baseball operations department. He helps run the minor league operations on a day-to-day basis, including spring training camp, roster formation, player evaluation, budget management and affiliate team liaison. Additionally he provides statistical analysis on major league, minor league, and amateur players for purposes of roster construction, player acquisition and development. He is also responsible for seeking out and incorporating new technologies and data into baseball operations information systems.
Goldfarb graduated Cum Laude from the University of California, San Diego. A former pitcher and team captain, he played four seasons with the Tritons and was elected most inspirational Player by his teammates and presented with the John Roth Memorial Award (Charlie Hustle) by the coaching staff in 2000.
The Berkeley, CA native began his career with the Giants as a scouting intern and video assistant in 2001 and was hired full time after the season as Assistant, Baseball Operations. In 2006 he was promoted to Coordinator of Baseball Operations and then promoted again in 2010 to his current position Director, Minor League Operations/Quantitative Analysis.
Goldfarb and his wife, Miranda, have a daughter, Eliana, and a son, Ezra, and reside in Oakland, CA.