Austin, TX (PRWEB) June 29, 2011
Collider Media, with a platform that helps mobile marketers leverage complex user data to find, reach and convert the ideal audience for their brand or client, is pleased to announce today that Bruce Stewart has joined its board of directors. Stewart is a veteran in the technology and media industry with expertise in accelerating growth in early stage and public technology and internet businesses, and has built organizations that distinguish themselves in tough, competitive environments. Stewart will help further expand Collider’s power as the mobile marketing platform of choice for big brands, marketing agencies, and publishers.
"Bruce has been involved with some of the most successful technology and internet brands, and has a way of helping those brands develop unique channels for strategic growth and long term success,” said Bryan Jones, founder and CEO of Collider Media. “His experience and background leading the development and launch of products and services for new markets, often with rapidly changing technologies, growing and operating businesses, as well as developing strategic partnerships, make him an ideal member of our Board."
Stewart currently serves as the Managing Director and Chief Marketing Officer of Constellation Energy's retail energy business. Prior to joining Constellation in August 2010, Stewart served as CEO of the mobile and digital division of kgb, a pioneer and leading provider of retail information services including directory assistance, mobile text (kgbkgb), apps and Web services.
Prior to kgb, Stewart was Vice President and General Manager for Yahoo! Inc.'s Connected Life division, which oversaw Yahoo!'s broadband, mobile & wireless, digital home and PC desktop application businesses in the Americas. Prior to Yahoo!, Stewart was Senior Vice President for AOL (America Online) and Vice President for Netscape. He was an Executive Vice President at Exodus Communications and Globalcenter Inc. (acquired by Exodus), the two largest Web hosting companies at the time. Earlier in his career, Stewart was a partner and corporate officer with InterMedia Partners, then one of the largest cable television operators in the U.S.
Stewart joins Jones on the Collider Media Board of Directors alongside Brent Gaskamp, President of Collider Media; and Alejandro Junco de la Vega, the Internet Director of Latin America's largest print media company, Grupo Reforma.
About Collider Media
Austin-based Collider Media is a mobile marketing platform that is an industry leader in audience identification and optimization. Collider also goes further to target only the most ideal - and willing - recipients and to optimize results for advertisers. Collider delivers media optimization services to publishers, agencies and ad networks for targeted ads, campaigns, offers and couponing. Collider Media's patent-pending VAULT™ technology enables companies to transform previously siloed consumer data into rich user insights to create more valuable engagements with end customers. All Collider data aggregation is conducted with the highest level of privacy standards, certified by organizations like TRUSTe. For more information, visit http://www.collidermedia.com