DALLAS -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- ad:tech San Francisco, the largest digital marketing event of the year, announced the recipients of the ad:tech Industry Achievement Award: Brian Quinn, CRO of Triad Retail Media, and Carolyn Everson, Vice President of Global Marketing Solutions at Facebook.
Mr. Quinn and Ms. Everson each have a proven history of excellence in digital marketing, which is exemplified in numerous successful advertising campaigns, technology solutions, and business management or industry research. Each has given back to the digital marketing industry through involvement with company and organization boards, actively participating in industry associations, and writing thought leadership blogs, articles and public presentations.
Mr. Quinn joined Triad Retail Media as Chief Revenue Officer in July 2010, where he oversees all sales and marketing activities for the company’s digital retail site partners, including Walmart, Sam’s Club, eBay, Sears, ASDA (UK), CVS, Toys’R’Us and Dollar General. Prior to joining Triad, Mr. Quinn was Vice President/General Manager, Digital Ad Sales at The Wall Street Journal.
Ms. Everson is the Vice President of Global Marketing Solutions at Facebook, where she leads Facebook’s relationships with its top marketers and agencies across the globe. She oversees a team of regional leaders, and the teams focused on global partnerships, global agencies and Facebook’s Creative Shop. Prior to joining Facebook, Ms. Everson was the Corporate Vice President of Microsoft’s Global Advertising Sales and Trade Marketing Teams.
“We’re excited to present the Industry Achievement Award to Brian and Carolyn at ad:tech San Francisco,” said Paul Treanor, content director for ad:tech. “Both recipients are outstanding leaders in the digital marketing field and have been an integral part of the ever growing industry. We look forward to the next generation following their lead as professionals dedicated to the future of digital marketing.”
The first ad:tech Industry Achievement Award will be presented on March 26, 2014 at the beginning of the afternoon keynote (1:00 p.m. PST) given by HootSuite CEO Ryan Holmes. The second award will be presented on March 27, 2014 at the beginning of the morning keynote (9:00 a.m. PST) given by sovrn Holdings, Inc. Executive Chairman John Battelle.
ad:tech is an interactive advertising and technology conference and exhibition that covers the entire digital marketing ecosystem. Worldwide events – 10 shows in six countries annually – blend keynote speakers, topic-driven panels and workshops to provide industry professionals with the tools and techniques they need to compete in a changing world. For more information, visit www.ad-tech.com.
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