We told you someone was coming yesterday, we broke the story a few hours ago, but now the press release has been officially sent out:
JUICE Mobile announced today the appointment of respected industry veteran Mary Lepage as Director of Sales, effective April 15, 2013.
Lepage brings over nineteen years of media sales, promotions and management experience, and will be responsible for sales strategy, revenue and management of the JUICE sales team at a national level.
Lepage will report directly to Neil Sweeney, President and CEO, JUICE Mobile.
“We are delighted to have Mary join our team at JUICE,” says Sweeney. “Mary brings a unique and valued set of skills and experience to the role at JUICE. Her background working with clients in the broadcast, out-of-home and digital sectors and her experience building and leading sales teams will be a huge asset as we build our brand in Canada and international markets.”
“It’s a very exciting time to work in the mobile space and I am thrilled to join the team at JUICE and build on their leadership position in the mobile advertising and technology industry,” says Lepage. “The opportunity to grow the team and continue to develop the brand across Canada is tremendous and I look forward to working with all our media partners, publishers and brands providing mobile solutions that truly connect with consumers.”
Lepage joins JUICE from her role as Director, National Sales at Rogers Digital Media where she oversees a team of six and represents over 300+ Owned and Operated partnership sites in addition to a digital ad network.
Prior to this role, Lepage was Director, Toronto for the Astral Mix business within the Toronto agency community where she built a team to sell media across all platforms and led them to year over year growth. Prior to Astral, Lepage held senior positions at Quebecor Media, Craig Media and CTV Television.