Venatus Media, Europe’s leading ad sales house has appointed Tom Briant as Head of New Business and Strategic Partnerships to continue driving the sales house’s ambitious development strategy across the globe.
This year has seen Venatus enter a period of rapid transformation and growth, appointing twelve new members of staff since January. Having already established themselves in London and Paris, Venatus recently announced their expansion into the Asia Pacific region, signifying their active interest to grow and develop relationships with gaming publishers around the world.
Prior to joining Venatus, Tom Briant worked for the likes of Davinci 11 and Sony PlayStation as Business Director and Head of Network Advertising.
With over ten years expertise in the industry, Briant is tasked with streamlining Venatus’ process for developing new partnerships whilst driving efficiency and scale in order to build on their successful track record.
Tom said: “I am delighted to have the opportunity to join the Venatus team. Known for their ability to push technological and creative boundaries within the entertainment market, they are at the forefront of global gaming.
Venatus are clearly passionate about what they do. They have a wealth of experience, are rapidly growing and most importantly, drive great results for their clients - I value that hugely!”
CEO of Venatus, Rob Gay added: “The success Tom has had in building relationships within the industry ensures that he is a perfect fit to lead our new business and strategic partnership efforts. Tom’s expertise along with his extensive knowledge will be beneficial to the team, helping to achieve the ambitions of Venatus.”
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About Venatus Media
Venatus is Europe’s leading entertainment ad sales house. Founded in 2010, they exclusively represent the direct and programmatic ad sales for Rovio, EA and Spil Games. Venatus is committed to creating meaningful connections between publishers, advertisers and audiences through a combination of market innovation, data insight and high-quality service working across display, mobile, rich media and video.
The company continues to push technological and creative boundaries having built the world’s first Private Marketplace (PMP) for gaming. Venatus Market serves over 22 billion ads per month across 400 publisher sites.
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