SOURCE: appssavvy

August 05, 2008 08:00 ET

appssavvy Strengthens Direct Sales Team With Three Senior Hires

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - August 5, 2008) - appssavvy (www.appssavvy.com), a direct sales team for social media applications, today announced the addition of three sales directors serving social media application developers, brands and agencies on both the east and west coasts of the U.S.

Joining appssavvy as East coast sales directors are Ahang Ghorban and Vida Mylson, and Zack Sugarman, as West coast sales director.

"Our mission to unlock the marketing opportunities of social media applications is dependent on our growing and experienced direct sales team," said Chris Cunningham, founder and CEO of appssavvy. "The addition of Ahang, Vida and Zack brings strong digital experience to appssavvy and each of these new team members will play key roles in furthering our success with social media application developers, leading brands and agencies."

Ahang Ghorban, East coast sales director

Ghorban joins appssavvy from Answers.com. Her previous experience includes positions at American Media, Multivision and CMP Media.

Vida Mylson, East Coast sales director

Mylson's most recent media experience was at Undertone Networks and Newspapers First managing both interactive and print in the national automotive vertical. She also spent seven years at Time Warner Media.

Zack Sugarman, West coast sales director

Sugarman arrives at appssavvy from Wasserman Media Group, where he helped monetize traffic and grow the advertising base for its network of niche, vertical sports Web sites.

appssavvy's sales team can be reached at advertising@appssavvy.com.

About appssavvy

appssavvy is a direct sales team for the social media space. The company, based in New York City, connects hundreds of social media applications with leading brands and agencies. appssavvy provides advertisers with contextually-relevant targeted media opportunities reaching an audience of more than 50 million unique online consumers enjoying social media applications. Developers generate significant revenues through appssavvy's integrated sponsorship capabilities for brands and agencies. For more information, visit www.appssavvy.com.

Contact Information

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    Steve Stratz
    Illuminate Public Relations for appssavvy
    206.300.9134
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    Minou Nguyen
    Illuminate Public Relations for appssavvy
    206.779.4559
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