Stuart Wall is the founder and chief executive officer of Signpost, a smart local marketing platform that empowers local businesses to build lasting relationships with their customers. Signpost helps local entrepreneurs get more customers, reviews, and referrals automatically. Wall launched Signpost in 2010 and has since led the company from initial funding to the thriving business that it is today. As CEO, he oversees all aspects of product development, operations, and strategy.
Before founding Signpost, Wall worked at leading consulting firm Bain & Company, providing strategic advice to Fortune 500 companies and private equity firms. He graduated summa cum laude with honors from Miami University with a degree in finance as well as a double minor in French and entrepreneurship. He subsequently earned an MBA with distinction from the Harvard Business School.
In addition to heading Signpost, Wall writes about the local advertising space for VentureBeat, Business Insider, the Huffington Post, and CNBC.