It is important for us to bring in quality sales people like Allison and Steven in order for us to continue to deliver superior account services, innovative campaigns, along with reach and scalability.
Toronto (Vocus) March 5, 2010
Gorilla Nation (http://www.gorillanation.com), the world’s largest online branded sales company, announced today the hiring of account executive, Allison Burley and senior sales planner, Steven Kim. Both Burley and Kim will report directly to Walder Amaya, VP Canadian Operations.
Before joining Gorilla Nation, Allison was with Rogers Publishing for ten years. She most recently held the position of digital account manager which put her in charge of the sales and management of a senior sales territory. Allison worked with such top tier clients as Pepsico, L’Oreal, Intel, Rogers, Nissan and Wrigley’s. Prior to venturing into the digital space, Allison was a project manager in the marketing solutions department where she was responsible for execution and management of integrated client programs across multiple platforms including print, digital, TV, radio. She got her start at Rogers in the publishing division where she held a position as a marketing associate and a sales coordinator.
Steven Kim joins the team from spending the last three years at Cossette where he was a digital media specialist. At Cossette, Steven planned and executed digital media advertising campaigns for national clients such as Disney, Sony Playstation, Bell, Coca-Cola, Cadbury, and Samsung. Before Cossette, Steven held the position of marketing specialist for the Toronto District School Board working with Government of Canada funded campaigns. He began his career at Studica Inc where he started as a web and design developer and progressed into the lead marketing role, directing marketing for North America.
“Gorilla Nation Canada is growing exponentially both with our expanded list of publishers and growing client list,” stated Amaya. “It is important for us to bring in quality sales people like Allison and Steven in order for us to continue to deliver superior account services, innovative campaigns, along with reach and scalability.”
About Gorilla Nation:
Gorilla Nation (http://gorillanation.com), a division of Evolve Media, is the world’s largest online branded sales company, exclusively representing the online branded ad inventory of over 500 premium content sites. GN is focused on selling site-specific, integrated media and promotional programs across its properties on behalf of Fortune 500 brand marketers - marrying message with media. Working closely with its web publisher partners, GN’s expertise within 30 select vertical markets provides advertising clients the ability to build high impact, rich media programs across one or more properties to provide superior audience reach, site-specific creative frequency, guaranteed media placements and integration of message to contextually relevant audiences. The company is committed to delivering integrated creative media programs, from concept through execution, and exceptional customer service. Founded in 2001, Gorilla Nation is headquartered in Los Angeles with offices in New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Scottsdale, United Kingdom, Australia, and Canada.
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