Vibrant Media Appoints New Head of UK Sales
Vibrant Media, a leader in premium contextual advertising, has announced the appointment of Sam Pattison as Head of UK Sales
Martin Forbes, Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Europe at Vibrant says, “Sam is joining Vibrant at a momentous time, with our new solutions gaining traction, and with the addition of key new executives, including Sheila Buckley, our first global CRO, and Tom Iler, our new CTO. With a wealth of agency sales experience, Sam will help to evolve our UK sales team and spearhead our growth in the UK - developing our robust presence in categories such as auto, health and FMCG, and expanding our lead into new verticals.”
With 12 years of experience in digital media, Pattison joins Vibrant from Unanimis Consulting Ltd where he served as UK Sales Director, and earlier, as Head of UK Agency Sales. He was previously also Group Head of Advertising for Workthing.com, part of the Guardian Media Group.
“Vibrant is known for leading the industry as a digital media company with advertising solutions that really help drive engagement between consumers and brands in relevant content.” says Sam Pattison, Head of UK Sales at Vibrant. “I look forward to joining a renowned 100-person worldwide sales team as Vibrant creates a new generation of contextual solutions that deliver content and advertising in the interest of consumers.”
Vibrant Media (www.vibrantmedia.co.uk) is the world’s leading provider of in-content contextual technology that gets brand content and advertising discovered across platforms. With over 6,500 premium publishers, reaching more than 250 million unique users per month (comScore, 2012), Vibrant gives top brand marketers the opportunity to deliver highly targeted, user-initiated campaigns, within relevant text and images. Vibrant works with top brand advertisers such as Hewlett Packard, Microsoft, P&G, Sainsbury’s and Unilever. The company was founded in 2000 and has offices in New York, San Francisco, Detroit, Chicago, Los Angeles, Boston, Atlanta, London, Paris, Hamburg, Munich and Dusseldorf. For more information about Vibrant, please visit www.vibrantmedia.co.uk or www.facebook.com/vibrantmedia or www.twitter.com/vibrantmedia. Vibrant’s blog with insights on the digital marketing industry can be found at www.RelevanceMatters.com