Adara Media announced that Kit Simon has joined the company as SVP of sales.
Adnetik named Carol Paruch vice president, sales, automotive in its Detroit office.
Demandbase announced that Jennifer Pockell-Wilson has joined the company as vice president, marketing and demand operations.
JiWire and Geo-Loco announced the call for entries for the first-ever location-focused awards, The Locals. The Locals is the first awards program of its kind to recognize the best in location-based services and advertising, including apps, individuals, and brands.
Jumptap announced the completion of a $25 million financing round.
RP3 Agency announced the addition of four new hires. Lisa Biskin joins as associate creative director, and Jamin Hoyle comes on board as art director. Michele Newman is the new interactive project manager, while Carrie Coker takes the position of account coordinator.
Vizu Corporation announced the addition of Paul Gunning, CEO of Tribal DDB Worldwide, and Pierre C. Bouvard, SVP of media sales at TRA Inc., to Vizu's board of advisors.
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