Mojiva Adds Forbes Man to Board of Directors
- Wednesday, October 5th, 2011
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The company has also added Mike LaSalle and Will Wynperle, partners at Shamrock Capital Advisors to its board.
Perlis brings 25 years of experience from a wide range of global content brands to Mojiva. His board experience includes the Huffington Post (which was sold to AOL), Associate Content (sold to Yahoo!) and GSI Commerce (sold to eBay).
“A tremendous transfer of value is underway in media, as the world continues to shift to mobile. Our new board members track records in financing, building and guiding digital media companies from growth to exit is sterling,” says Miles Spencer, Mojivas founder and chairman. “Mike Perlis has been working with us for some time, so his election to the board was a logical step and anticipated. His deep experience in this space is invaluable.”
“With every fundamental shift in how people consume information, only a handful of companies emerge to fill in the needs of the businesses delivering and monetising that content,” says Perlis. “Mojivas management is visionary and the company is at the forefront of the charge for mobile advertising.”
The other appointments also bring considerable experience to Mojivas board – Mike LaSalle brings over 10 years of media, entertainment, and communications investment experience. He currently serves as a director of INgrooves, Media Storm, and Harlem Globetrotters International. Will Wynperle brings over 13 years of media, entertainment, and communications investment experience and also serves on the boards of K2 Towers and Media Storm.