|By Business Wire||
|October 15, 2013 11:30 AM EDT||
ShareThis, the top platform for distributed content online, today announced the appointment of Jonathan Gregg as chief revenue officer.
Reporting to CEO Kurt Abrahamson, Gregg is responsible for driving and supporting the sales team and fostering a collaborative work environment to generate revenue. Gregg has established himself as both a member and leader of various early stage ad-tech, mobile, and social startups through his 18 years in the industry. He launched his impressive career in sales during his 8 year tenure at Yahoo Inc., where he created and maintained strategic partnerships as Global Alliances Manager. Gregg initiated strong business development and lead generation, and drove significant revenue while at FOX Audience Network and Keep Holdings, Inc. Most recently, Gregg was VP of Sales at inPowered Inc., where his team led major partnerships as he developed and activated a high-velocity sales organization.
“ShareThis is a growing social intelligence marketplace, and Jon’s experience managing and leading successful sales teams and operations will continue the forward momentum,” said Mr. Abrahamson.
“It’s a really exciting time for the industry as marketers’ social media and mobile investments rapidly increase along with their expectations for return on those investments. ShareThis can provide insights and social intelligence across the open web that no one else can,” said Gregg. “I’m thrilled to join the Team and help advertisers better understand how consumers are engaging with content and reach their audiences in new, more effective ways.”
ShareThis is the top platform for distributed content online. It touches the lives of 95 percent of the U.S. internet population and has insights into consumer sharing behavior across more than two million publisher sites and 120+ social media channels. The company works with publishers to make content more engaging and brands to make advertising more effective. ShareThis is privately held and based in Palo Alto, CA. To learn more visit http://www.sharethis.com