|By Business Wire||
|February 19, 2014 03:42 PM EST||
Tremor Video, Inc. (NYSE:TRMR), a leading provider of technology-driven video advertising solutions, announced Rich Knopke and Kim Dolan have been promoted to Vice President of National Sales and Director of National Beauty and Retail Sales, respectively.
As Vice President of National Sales, Knopke will take on the responsibility of the Western region in addition to his current oversight of the Eastern and Mid-west regions. Dolan will be responsible for leading the Beauty and Retail teams nationwide. Both will continue to work in the New York office.
“I’m proud to announce the promotions of Rich and Kim because they have both been pivotal to the success of Tremor Video,” said Randy Kilgore, Chief Revenue Officer. "Rich has built teams in the East and Midwest that are brilliant at exceeding marketer's expectations because they understand the role digital video plays in branding and larger communication strategies. I'm excited to see the results as his footprint expands nationally."
Knopke has been providing Tremor Video clients with strategic solutions since 2008 when he joined the team as Director of East Coast Sales. His experience cultivating new relationships, building upon current relationships, and passion for media made it clear that he was the right fit for this expanded role.
Prior to joining Tremor Video, Knopke served as Director of Cable Entertainment and Pure Play at NBC Universal. Before that, he spent nearly a decade at The Wall Street Journal Digital in roles including Director of Multi-Media Advertising Sales and Eastern Region Director. Knopke holds a Bachelor’s degree from Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.
Kilgore continued, "Tremor Video was recently named the leader in advertiser satisfaction for the second year in a row and the reason advertisers find our work so on the mark can be traced to people like Kim Dolan. She's the ultimate strategist and consultative thinker."
Leveraging her agency experiences, Dolan has a keen sense of identifying with customer challenges and providing strategic solutions. In this expanded role, she will serve as a resource both internally and externally, providing thought leadership across the beauty and retail categories. She will be responsible for establishing and driving deeper relationships and partnerships with new and current clients.
Prior to joining Tremor Video in 2010, Dolan served as an Account Executive and then Account Director at BBDO, working on brands including Johnson and Johnson and Procter and Gamble. She began her career at Grey Worldwide. Dolan holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland.
About Tremor Video, Inc.
Tremor Video, Inc. is a leading provider of technology-driven video advertising solutions enabling brand advertisers to engage consumers across multiple internet-connected devices including computers, smartphones, tablets and connected TVs. Our clients include some of the largest brand advertisers and agencies in the world. These relationships have helped us create a robust online video ecosystem that includes more than 500 premium websites and mobile applications, over 200 of which partner with us on an exclusive basis. Our proprietary technology, VideoHub, analyzes in-stream video content, detects viewer and system attributes, and leverages our large repository of stored data to optimize video ad campaigns for brand-centric metrics. Through our VHA enterprise solution, VideoHub also provides advertisers and agencies with advanced analytics and measurement tools enabling them to understand why, when and where viewers engage with their video ads.
Tremor Video is based in New York and has offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Los Angeles, and San Francisco, with international offices in London, Singapore, and Toronto. For more information, visit tremorvideo.com and find Tremor Video on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.
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