REDWOOD CITY, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/13/13 -- Turn, the cloud marketing platform, today announced the appointment of industry veteran Mike Murphy as an advisor. The former vice president of global sales at Facebook has held positions spanning the technology, publishing and social marketing industries, and brings more than 20 years of advertising and sales experience to this new role.
"Mike Murphy was instrumental in growing Facebook to a billion dollars in revenue," said Bill Demas, president and CEO, Turn. "His experience will help Turn build on our industry-leading momentum and global expansion."
Murphy was Facebook's first vice president of global sales, where he led media strategy, advertising sales and account management. Prior to that, he served as the vice president of media sales for Yahoo!, managing the western region. He also founded TAG, a company that provided outsourced sales, marketing, and business development services to established technology and early-stage start-up companies.
"Turn's cloud-based platform is revolutionizing the future of online advertising by providing marketers with the insights and solutions needed to drive smarter advertising decisions," says Mike Murphy. "My passion is working with innovative digital technology companies and I'm excited to be able to contribute to this next phase in Turn's growth."
Turn delivers real-time insights that transform the way leading advertising agencies and marketers make decisions. Our cloud applications and Internet-scale architecture work together to provide a complete picture of customers, execute cross-channel campaigns, and connect with a worldwide ecosystem of more than 100 partners. Turn is headquartered in Silicon Valley and provides its platform, products, and services worldwide. For more information, visit turn.com or follow @turnplatform.