ADNOLOGIES names Damian Blackden as new CEO10.09.2012 ·
ADNOLOGIES GmbH, a European leading technology company in the field of digital advertising optimization, accelerates its international expansion course under its new team of leaders headed by CEO Damian Blackden and COO Sven Bagemihl. In light of strong demand from international agency and publisher clients, ADNOLOGIES is opening an office in London to deliver better services to its growing client base in European advertising.
Experienced communications and online media expert Damian Blackden will lead the company from London as CEO. Sven Bagemihl, who has already overseen multiple companies internationally, will coordinate international sales and development processes from Hamburg acting as COO and manager for the D/A/CH region. The duo are supported by Andreas Schwibbe, who is responsible for future strategic product development and new business development at ADNOLOGIES as chief visionary officer. Detlef Lorenz, founder of ADNOLOGIES, will assist the management team in his position as chairman of the advisory board.
Damian Blackden previously worked as international president at Annalect, Omnicom Media Group’s digital and data agency. Prior to that he was head of digital development at Zenith Media and co-CEO of the UK office of Universal McCann.
“ADNOLOGIES has a seriously impressive platform,” says Damian Blackden. “The company has developed a completely integrated and integrate-able portfolio of technology products at a time when agencies and advertisers are beginning to appreciate the performance capabilities of such solutions. ADNOLOGIES is ideally equipped to meet the needs of advertisers and agencies, given the material advantages it offers vs many industry technologies. As CEO I will work with our experienced and effective management team to move the business to the next stage of its development.”
“It is a fantastic opportunity for me to develop the company into a successful international player in the data driven advertising field together with Damian and Andreas” says Sven Bagemihl.
“With great pleasure, I pass the position of CEO to Damian Blackden. My previous work as CEO has made ADNOLOGIES successful in Germany. Damian will guarantee ADNOLOGIES’ international success in the future,” commented Andreas Schwibbe on the new management.