Every two weeks, Street Fight rounds up some of the latest hires and new openings in the hyperlocal marketing, tech, and media industries.
Two Leadership Appointments at Chatmeter
Cynthia Sener was hired as Vice President of Marketing at Chatmeter. Sener brings nearly 25 years of experience to the position with a background in local SEO, product development, strategic marketing, revenue generation, and sales. Sener joins Chatmeter from a previous role as Vice President of Operations and Product at Rio SEO and has held leadership roles at organizations such as Acxiom, Hanley Wood, and Constellation Software.
Kurt Klitzner was appointed Vice President of Finance. Klitzner holds over 18 years of management experience with extensive knowledge of high-growth startups and the software technology industry. Klitzner held previous roles at Verimatrix, Invensys Systems, Inc., and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Yes Lifestyle Marketing Hires Two Executives
Jim Sturm was brought on as President of Yes Lifestyle Marketing. Sturm brings extensive leadership experience to the role. He was President and CEO of Brierley + Partners for 10 years and held board roles at Infogroup and the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Gina Carfagno has joined the company as Senior Vice President of Sales. Carfagno is a seasoned enterprise sales operator. She was the SVP of Cross Channel Sales at Epsilon for 10 years and SVP of Marketing and Sales at Merkle for over six years.
Business Development Hire at AffinityX
Stephanie Vautravers recently joined AffinityX as Vice President of Business Development, Agency Lead. Vautravers has years of digital and mobile advertising experience from working at companies such as Small Screen, Mella Media, MobileWalla, and Time Inc.
New Sales Director At Gravy Analytics
Gravy Analytics has hired Kevin Davis as its West Coast Sales Director. Davis has more than 25 years of experience in cable and broadcast television, retail and DOOH media, and digital, including programmatic and mobile/cross device campaign development. He joins Gravy from Verve, where he was Director of Sales. Prior to joining Verve, Davis led West Coast Sales for Boxfish.
Observer Media Hires Former Gartner and Google Exec
London Head Appointment at Contently
Giuseppe Caltabiano has been appointed Head of Content Strategy, EMEA and APAC, at Contently. Before joining Contently, Caltabiano was Chief Strategist at Scorch Agency, a leading B2B enterprise content marketing agency. He also held executive roles at NewsCred and Schneider Electric. Caltabiano was named to the “Top 25 Masters of Multichannel Marketing,” in 2017 and named among the “Most Influential B2B Marketers” by software company Traackr in 2016.
Blis is hiring campaign managers and engineers for offices around the world.
DialogTech is hiring a VP of software engineering.
Geoffrey Michener writes the biweekly Movers & Shakers column for Street Fight. Geoff is the founder and CEO of dataPlor, an emerging market data intelligence company.
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