I am thrilled to be joining the Hivestack board at such an important time for the DOOH industry and Hivestack. I look forward to working closely with Andreas and the entire board as they continue their rapid growth globally.
MONTREAL (PRWEB) September 02, 2020
Hivestack, a global ad tech leader in digital out-of-home (DOOH), today announced the appointment of Vlad Stesin as a member of the company’s board of directors. Stesin is currently the Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer of Optable, a next generation data connectivity platform and formerly the Co-Founder and VP Product of AdGear, a digital advertising technology company acquired by Samsung Electronics in 2016 and is now part of Samsung Ads.
“We are excited to welcome Vlad to our board of directors”, said Andreas Soupliotis, Co-Founder and CEO of Hivestack. “Vlad is recognized as a global ad tech leader and brings his breadth of experience in product development, strategy, data management and implementation to our board. His passion for customer experiences and digital transformation will be instrumental as we scale Hivestack.”
“I am thrilled to be joining the Hivestack board at such an important time for the DOOH industry and Hivestack,” said Stesin. “I look forward to working closely with Andreas and the entire board as they continue their rapid growth globally.”
While at the helm of AdGear, Stesin was instrumental in defining the strategy and commercialization of new products addressing emerging customer needs and the rapid growth of programmatic media. Prior to AdGear, Vlad founded and led Randomseed, an ad tech company that was acquired by Cossette, where he subsequently led the digital ad technologies business unit. A leader and innovator in digital advertising and technology, Vlad has always made it his mission to bring actionable solutions to a complex, fast-moving ecosystem.
Hivestack recently announced that it has secured $10 million in equity funding by Investissement Québec (IQ) to support its global expansion. Hivestack’s industry leading ad tech is used by marketers around the globe to drive measurable business outcomes at all stages of the consumer sales funnel by activating DOOH inventory programmatically.
Hivestack is a global, full stack, marketing technology company that powers the buy and sell-side of programmatic digital out-of-home (DOOH) advertising. On the buy side, marketers use Hivestack’s Demand-Side Platform to create measurable campaigns that activate DOOH screens in real time based on consumer behaviour and audience movement patterns. On the sell-side, DOOH media owners use Hivestack’s Supply-Side Platform & Ad Exchange to attract programmatic revenue. DOOH media owners can also use Hivestack’s Ad Server to power audience-based, directly sold campaigns. Attribution is a first class-citizen throughout Hivestack’s platform, offering buyers and sellers the ability to measure business outcomes at all stages of the consumer sales funnel.
Hivestack is headquartered in Montreal, Canada, and has global operations in Toronto, Tokyo, London, New York and Sydney.
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