Greenwood Village, Colorado (PRWEB) March 12, 2015
zvelo, the leading provider of contextual categorization and malicious detection services that are used to generate a wide range of data sets about websites, web content and more, has announced the hiring of Kevin Downey as Chief Revenue Officer.
Downey, a long-time veteran of the digital advertising industry, will be responsible for the overall revenue generation for the company.
“We are looking forward to having Kevin on board,” quoted Jeff Finn, CEO of zvelo. “His extensive background in the digital advertising industry and most recently as the head of sales for a leading ad fraud detection company is exactly what we need to drive the growth of the company.”
Kevin Downey was most recently Vice President of Business Development at Forensiq, driving the company’s rapid expansion into the display marketplace, working with top DSPs, networks, SSPs, and agency trading desks. He has held senior sales positions at ADmantX, Kontera, Traffic.com, Tribal Fusion and Star Media; and was the founder of Sasco Hill Digital. He is a graduate of Denison University in Ohio.
About zvelo, Inc.
For nearly a decade, zvelo has been the leading provider of contextual categorization and malicious detection for URLS for a wide range of data sets and attributes, including language, category value mapped to IAB taxonomy, malicious website detection, piracy, objectionable content and more. These data sets are accessible through simple, intuitive APIs for integration with applications in online advertising, brand safety, network security, big data analytics and other use cases where accuracy, coverage, performance, multi-lingual support and scalability are required. Using proprietary “hybrid” categorization and detection techniques that combine Artificial Intelligence, supervised Machine Learning and human quality assurance, zvelo categorizes over 99% of the active web in nearly 500 categories and dozens of languages. zvelo is headquartered in Denver with offices in the Philippines, New York, Michigan and Spain. Learn more at http://www.zvelo.com.
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