Movers and Shakers: LinkedIn, Skyscanner, DAX, Quantcast and more
The mobile marketing industry is constantly changing, and that’s true for both people and technology. Movers & Shakers is our regular feature that tracks the hottest new hires in the industry so you can keep track of who came to which company and what they are doing there.
(LR) Clive Peoples, Les Hollander, Jessica Chapplow, Kirk Iwanowski, Sajid Premji, Tom Kennedy
LinkedIn promotes Moyes
LinkedIn announced that Ngaire Moyes has been named Vice President of International Brand and Communications.
Since joining LinkedIn in 2011, Moyes has built a world-class international branding and communications function that is valued for its creativity, innovation and impact. Her leadership turned LinkedIn from a startup into a hyper-growth brand that now has 756 million members worldwide.
Skyscanner appoints SVP of Marketing
The global travel marketplace Skyscanner has announced the appointment of Clive Peoples as SVP of Marketing.
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DAX promotes Hollander
Digital advertising platform DAX has announced the appointment of Les Hollander as CEO for North America.
Hollander is a veteran of digital audio advertising with over 30 years of experience. He joined DAX from Spotify in March 2020, where, as Head of Global Audio Monetization, he was responsible for building the company’s digital audio monetization business through direct, programmatic and automated channels. Prior to joining Spotify, Hollander was Vice President of Ad Revenue at Pandora and held senior management positions at Gannett, CBS Radio and Clear Channel Communications.
Junge joins Quantcast
Global advertising technology company Quantcast has announced the addition of Valerie Junge as Chief People Officer (CPO) for the company.
Junge was previously Chief Human Resources Officer at Hillspire LLC, the family office of Eric and Wendy Schmidt. Prior to that, she served as the vice president of HR at several global technology companies, including Aerohive Networks, Model N, and SSL.
Havas Market is recruiting Chapplow
Havas Media Group’s e-commerce practice, Havas Market has the Appointment of Jessica Chapplow in the newly created role of Head of Ecommerce.
Chapplow was selected for the 30 Under 30s of Media Week in 2018 and was nominated for the Young Leader of the Year Award by Women in IT in 2019. Chapplow specializes in digital transformation and focuses on cutting-edge technologies such as artificial intelligence, blockchain and augmented reality. Before joining KR MediaCom in 2019, she held positions at Wavemaker and MEC as well as in the marketing team at Tiffany and Co.
Adverity announces two new employees
Marketing analytics platform, announced Adverity Harriet Durnford-Smith how Marketing boss (CMO) next to it Christina Schlesinger how Chief Customer Officer (CCO).
Schlesinger has spent her entire career in marketing for SaaS companies and has been with Adverity since 2017. Previously VP of Sales & Account Management, as CCO her focus will be on bundling the customer-centric and delivery functions of Adverity in order to optimize her customer-centric strategy across the company.
With a proven track record in B2B technology marketing in agency and in-house roles, prior to joining Adverity in 2019, Durnford-Smith built and scaled the marketing role at a successful UK technology consultancy that was recently acquired by a global IT service provider and Investment company.
Iwanowski strengthens the AnyClip team
The visual intelligence company, AnyClip, did announced Kirk Iwanowski, an entertainment and media marketing veteran, as the new CMO.
Most recently Iwanowski was CMO and EVP of EPIX. At EPIX, he was widely recognized for helping the brand evolve from a single movie channel to a full premium entertainment service, while running the network for $ 1 billion after MGM acquired the network in 2017.
Premji takes over CFO position
Mobile data-driven CTV platform, Sabio Recruits Sajid Premji as CFO to help them manage massive growth in the US and Canada.
Premji has over 15 years of industry experience including public company auditing and insurance, and financial crime compliance. This experience will be critical as more brands turn to Sabio to bridge the gap between CTV and mobile devices, with app behavior data from 300 million mobile devices reaching 55 million cross-screen households.
OnePulse is recruiting Ashiru
OnePulse, a real-time consumer insight platform, has strengthened its leadership team with the appointment of David Ashiru to drive global sales.
Ashiru comes from the data analysis and branding consultancy Kantar, where he worked for over three years as a development director in the media sector. Before this position, Ashiru worked for the PPC Competitive Intelligence company AdGooroo as a UK Business Manager.
GWI hires Campbell
Target group company, announced GWI the appointment of Bex Campbell as Chief Product Officer.
Campbell joins Brandwatch’s GWI team, bringing 8 years of extensive research technology and leadership experience to the position. you will help GWI grow its business by advancing product development to meet the evolving needs of its increasingly diverse and demanding customer base in more than 60 countries.
AdImpact appoints chief business officer
Ad Intelligence SaaS Company, AdImpact announced that Dwight Green has been appointed as the company’s new chief business officer.
Green brings over 20 years of experience in setting up companies and solutions at the interface of Martech, data, media and advertising. He has driven business innovation and monetization results in audience targeting, attribution, identity resolution, ad intelligence and other solutions for Nielsen, WPP, Deluxe Corporation and others.
Audience announces something new Advisory Board
Identity Hub specializing in compliant data-driven advertising, audience rate has announced a new advisory board with founding members Doug Knopper, Ralf Jacob and Saqib Mausoof.
The board members bring extensive audiences experience – Doug Knopper is former General Manager of Advertising Technology at DoubleClick and former CEO and co-founder of FreeWheel; Ralf Jacob, previously President and CRO of Verizon Media Platform; and Saqib Mausoof, former Chief Data Strategist at IPG Mediabrands – and will provide strategic support for future activities while Audiencerate develops new product solutions for the changing adtech environment.
Hybrid Theory expands the Senior Leadership Team
Hybrid Theory, Digital Services Partner, Appoints Industry Leaders Peter Birch and Fern Potter to Its Senior Leadership Team.
Birch has more than two decades of experience in advertising technology and digital media and has held senior positions as Head of Online and Head of Interactive and Mobile at ITV.
Potter brings her fifteen years of experience working with global brands in the data, advertising technology and media sourcing sectors. Before joining Hybrid Theory as Global CSO, Potter was Global Strategy Officer at the creative data marketing agency FCB / SIX, having previously held senior positions at Neo Media World, Carat, MediaCom and PHD Australia.
Tried & True welcomes seven new members
Tried & True, the Yorkshire-based digital agency, has welcomed seven new members to its team and agreed on several senior positions.
Kirstie Looms has been named as Director and Sammy Altman has been named Head of PR & Social Media. In addition to senior positions at Tried & True, Holly Parker has been hired as General Manager, Dave Wilkinson as Digital Strategist, Ross Lowe as Junior Graphic Designer at Tried & True, and both Heather Page and Henry Marshall as Marketing Assistants.
M&C Saatchi is promoting Kennedy
International communication network, M&C Saatchi has promoted Tom Kennedy to a newly created position as Creative Director.
Kennedy joined the M&C Saatchi Group in December 2018 and originally worked for the client agency LIDA, which merged with M&C Saatchi in January 2020. Since then, he has led a number of award-winning campaigns including Invesco’s “Times Change” and Christie’s “Own the Controversy”. .
He previously worked for agencies such as RAPP, Saatchi Masius and J. Walter Thompson.
Digital natives hires new production manager
Social-first creative agency, digital natives has discontinued Tom Franz as production manager.
Franz comes from Studio Black Tomato, where he most recently was Head of Creative Production and worked for a variety of global luxury, lifestyle and travel clients. In his new role at Digital Natives, he will have strategic oversight of client projects across the agency and will be responsible for taking the team to the next level both in terms of themselves and delivery standards.
Imagination announces two senior promotions
Experience design company, imagination announced two promotions on its EMEA senior leadership team to support its expansion and growth in the Middle East.
Adel Noueihed has been promoted from General Manager to Regional Managing Director and Elisabeth Anne will become General Manager after previously serving as Client Services Director.
Adel has led the Middle East business for the past nine years and during that time expanded operations in the United Arab Emirates and across the region to include KSA and Qatar. In his new role, he will be responsible for all new business and customer activities in the region while also heading the Imagination offices in Doha, Dubai and Riyadh.
Anne joined Imagination in 2011 as a Senior Project Manager before becoming Client Services Director in 2019. In her new position as General Manager, Anne will succeed Adel and oversee the ongoing operations of Imagination’s current Middle East hub in Dubai.
STARZ is recruiting Hemenez
The global media streaming company STARZ has appointed Linnea Hemenez as Senior Vice President of International Marketing at STARZ International Digital
Before joining STARZ, Hemenez was Head of Content Marketing at Spotify, where she led the global marketing and advertising strategy for podcasts, music and YouTubers. For Variety’s 2019 Digital Impact Report, she also led her team in collaboration with Billie Eilish to promote and win the singer-songwriter’s debut album in 20 countries for online, out-of-home media and a physical pop-up a Gold Clio Award for Spotify’s Billie Eilish Experience.