NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Aug 1, 2013) - Tremor Video, Inc. (NYSE: TRMR), a leading provider of technology-driven video advertising solutions, announced today the appointment of Tim Ware as Vice President of Mobile and Connected TV Sales. Reporting to Randy Kilgore, Tremor Video's Chief Revenue Officer, Ware will be focused on Tremor Video's Mobile and Connected TV video advertising businesses. This announcement follows Tremor Video's recent promotions of Michael Schwalb and Alex Macnamara and hiring of Kelly Petersen.
Ware will be responsible for leveraging Tremor Video's industry-leading network of premium publisher partners, proprietary brand building technology and creative capabilities to help brand marketers fully realize the benefits of the mobile video and the connected TV landscape.
"Tim brings a highly diverse mix of multiscreen media knowledge and expertise not commonly found in today's media professional," said Randy Kilgore, CRO, Tremor Video. "We are thrilled to bring on a seasoned advertising executive who has been living and breathing mobile video since its inception."
Ware joins the company with two decades of television, digital media and mobile experience. Most recently he served as The Wall Street Journal's Mobile and Video Sales Director where he was responsible for ad sales across Dow Jones' popular mobile apps and its new video service, WSJ Live. Prior to The Journal, he worked for top sports and entertainment entities, including ESPN -- where he helped establish its online ad business including mobile and video offerings, NHL, WWE. Yardbarker and InterZine Productions. Tim broke into the advertising business as a TV Buyer and Negotiator at McCann-Erickson and Saatchi & Saatchi Advertising.
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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