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24/7 Media

October 16, 2013 09:00 ET

24/7 Media Announces Two New Hires to Its UK-based Platform Sales Team

Nora Schwab and Ian Unger Named Platform Sales Managers

NEW YORK, NY and LONDON, UK--(Marketwired - Oct 16, 2013) - 24/7 Media, WPP Digital's marketing technology company, announced today the hiring of two new members to its Platform Sales team to further develop the growth of 24/7 Media's offerings across Europe. Nora Schwab and Ian Unger both join 24/7 Media as Platform Sales Managers in London, responsible for licensing the company's ad serving and monetisation tools to publishers in Germany and the United Kingdom respectively.

Schwab comes to 24/7 Media with international experience in selling cross-media advertising and developing key relationships with agencies and media owners. She previously worked at Sueddeutsche Zeitung in Munich and was most recently a Sales Executive with Publicitas. She earned her BA in Information Management and Corporate Communication from the University of Neu Ulm in Bavaria. She is responsible for driving sales in Germany, a key territory for digital marketing in Europe.

Unger joins 24/7 Media with almost a decade of business-to-business sales experience selling display advertising solutions, performance-based DR campaigns and premium content branding campaigns in New York, Barcelona, and London. He most recently worked at Publicitas as a Digital Sales Manager and prior to that, as a Mid-Market Agency Sales Executive for Yahoo! UK. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from the Metropolitan College of New York City. Unger works with clients in the UK to drive sales and aid their understanding of the 24/7 platform.

"We are delighted to welcome Nora and Ian to 24/7 Media," said Larry Allen, the company's SVP, Business Development and Global Platform Sales. "They bring a combination of fresh energy and deep experience that will benefit our clients and partners, and further develop the growth of our brand across Europe."

Schwab and Unger are based in 24/7 Media's London office and report to Sophie Hill, Head of Platform Sales, EMEA.

About 24/7 Media

24/7 Media, formerly 24/7 Real Media, creates the technology tools for business advantage in the digital age, offering powerful and streamlined marketing solutions in a complex digital industry. 24/7 Media works tirelessly to hone and refine its digital technology innovations for both the buyers and sellers of digital media, improving the flow of multi-screens information, creating a deeper understanding of online audiences and data. With 24/7 Media technologies, companies benefit from extensive digital capabilities: precise targeting, ad delivery, in-depth analytics, data management, and real-time-bidding. For more information, visit www.247media.com.

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