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Movers & Shakers: BlisMedia, Bango, Pubmatic

Alex Spencer

The mobile marketing industry is ever-changing, and that applies to the people as much as the technology. Movers & Shakers is a weekly feature intended to help you keep track of who's joined which company, and what they're doing there.
Richard AndrewBlis taps Andrew to head Asian operations
Location-based ad tech firm BlisMedia has hired Richard Andrew as managing director of Asia, as it opens a new office in Hong Kong.

Andrew will oversee Blis’ operations in China, leveraging his experience from his previous role of general manager for Asia at Amobee.

Bango hires SVP development
Mobile payments company Bango has appointed Mark Rosten as senior vice president of development.

Responsible for driving technology innovation and product delivery for Bango, Rosten has over 25 years’ experience, most recently as EU director of product development at GHX Europe, where he designed and implemented its B2B transaction platform.

PubMatic appoints India country manager
Sudipto Das has joined marketing automation platform PubMatic as country manager for India.

Based in New Delhi, Das will be primarily responsible for leading sales in the country, working to maintain and create new publisher relationships. He has previously held roles at NDTV Convergence, LinkedIn, Yahoo and ESPN Software.

Tracx names Melnick as SVP sales
Matt Melnick has been appointed senior vice president of global sales at enterprise media management platform Tracx, responsible for overseeing the company's global sales efforts.

Melnick joins from Astute Solutions where as SVP of sales he was responsible for establishing and maintaining strategic partnerships with new and existing global customers.

White joins Bluequest
Daniel White has joined Digital ad agency Bluequest as chief commercial officer.

White previously worked as client sales director at Tapjoy, and before that in commercial roles at BBC Worldwide and Bauer Media.