Spotify Ups Two, Adds Two To Sales Team
October 20, 2015 at 7:09 AM (PT)
SPOTIFY has upped two advertising sales executives and hired two more for its global sales team based in NEW YORK. Regional VP/East Region U.S. ALEX UNDERWOOD has been upped to Global Head of Agencies & Accounts, while Sr. Dir./Audio Sales for SPOTIFY U.S. LES HOLLANDER has been upped to Global Head of Audio Monetization.
In addition, RUBICON PROJECT Head of Buyer Cloud LISA TRAN has been hired as RVP/East Region U.S., filling UNDERWOOD's former role, and former TIME OUT, AOL/PATCH, CENTRO, and FEDERATED MEDIA sales executive JASON TOSNEY has joined SPOTIFY as Dir./Sales, East Region U.S.
“These promotions and new hires bring a diverse set of skills to our internal sales team and external partners,” said Global Head of Sales BRIAN BENEDIK. “Our ad-supported free tier has grown exponentially over the past few years and we now have a world class leadership team in place to drive monetization growth around the world.”