David Carlick was hired as VP of Publishing at Grocery Shopping Network. Carlick has a long history in the media industry as a creator and builder of many companies such as DoubleClick, Ask Jeeves, and MySpace.
Specific Media, a media platform company, has promoted two executives. Perry Nusbaum has been promoted to senior vice president, agency relations from his previous position of vice president of Eastern U.S. sales. In his new role, Nusbaum is focused on driving high level partnerships with ad agencies on the East Coast and Midwest. Bill Schild has been appointed to lead the Eastern U.S. sales territory from his previous role of regional vice president of East Coast sales. In his new role, Schild will oversee sales and operations for all East Coast offices including New York, Boston and Atlanta.
AudienceScience (formerly Revenue Science) has added Stephanie Walton to its West Coast sales team as Sales Manager. Stephanie has held account executive positions at several of the nation’s largest media companies including ABC/Disney, CBS and Clear Channel and their radio affiliates.
interCLICK, an ad network based in NYC, has hired Kurt Munzinger as senior vice president of sales for the west coast region, and Heather Oxer as vice president of sales for the Midwest region. Kurt comes to interCLICK with over nine years of experience from Specific Media and Platform-A, now AOL Advertising. Heather comes most recently from Yahoo!, where she was a senior account director.
PointRoll, a provider of rich media advertising, has joined the Yahoo Smart Ads program to help marketers create dynamic rich media ads and increase campaign performance. As a member of Yahoo’s Smart Ads program, PointRoll will leverage Yahoo’s reach and targeting capabilities to provide even more customized, relevant, and scalable rich media campaigns. PointRoll will also leverage its ShopLocal retail advertising program in order to offer enhanced Smart Ads for retail advertisers.