SOURCE: BrightTALK

BrightTALK

August 09, 2013 07:00 ET

BrightTALK Accelerates Rollout of Its Audience Platform With Senior Hire

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Aug 9, 2013) - BrightTALK is pleased to announce that Andrew Goldner has joined the company as the vice president and general manager of its global audience platform. BrightTALK's powerful platform delivers timely and relevant thought leadership to engaged communities of interested professionals.

Goldner will be leading the global initiative to empower professionals with valuable content that they can learn from and share, and to help BrightTALK's clients find relevant professionals, engage them with valuable content and amplify their content marketing results to deliver a measurable impact on revenue.

"We're delighted to have Andrew joining the senior executive team of BrightTALK," said BrightTALK CEO Paul Heald. "BrightTALK's professional communities are rapidly becoming an essential part of how business professionals exchange knowledge to advance their careers. Andrew brings vital experience to building the BrightTALK audience platform and creating valuable ways for B2B marketers to reach professionals."

Goldner comes to BrightTALK from Thomson Reuters where he held a variety of senior roles in the United States, Hong Kong and Singapore, including publisher of Reuters News and managing director of a B2B platform, publishing and events business across Asia Pacific and the Middle East. Prior to Thomson Reuters, Goldner worked at DoubleClick prior to its acquisition by Google.

"BrightTALK is at the center of helping professionals find the information they need to do their jobs and enabling marketers to create and distribute compelling content," said Goldner. "It's a real exchange of value and I'm excited to take it to the next level."

Goldner holds a JD from Georgetown University Law Center and a bachelor of business administration with a concentration in finance and international business from University of Cincinnati.