MUNICH, GERMANY--(Marketwired - Jun 20, 2013) - Real Media Group, a business unit of 24/7Media, a WPP Digital company, today announced new hires in its German offices to enhance its presence in Europe's second fastest growing(1) digital marketplace and to support increasing new client demand. The company now has offices in both Munich and Karlsruhe.
Real Media Group extends the scope of its German sales and account management teams, enabling it to grow its existing German and Austrian client base, which already includes leading publishers and digital advertising companies, such as Vertical Tech Media, adworx, Süddeutscher Verlag, and adverserve. The company offers a comprehensive range of digital management and monetization solutions including the 24/7 Open AdStream platform, which is recognized as having unrivalled ad serving performance capabilities and a rating from OVK's server monitoring of 100% availability, no service issues or downtime, and a platform that delivers almost twice as fast as the average ad server index.(2)
24/7 Open AdStream seamlessly integrates 24/7 Connect, a complete sell side platform providing premium, high impact, display, video, mobile and RTB revenue opportunities. In addition, this end to end solution delivers high quality brands and preferred demand from WPP, Microsoft and Real Media Group, bringing optimal yield and superior demand to publishers.
"We are solidifying our presence in the German market to leverage the full potential of the growing digital marketplace in Germany," said Nicolle Pangis, President, Real Media Group. "The continued expansion of our team in Germany over the past year enables us to provide our innovative and professional marketing solutions, spanning all channels of digital media, to a broader list of clients."
Recent new hires and promotions include Account Manager Benjamin Rang, based in the Karlsruhe office, previously project manager at Chors Gmbh, and Senior Manager, Platform Sales, Andrij Spiech, based in the Munich office. Andrij brings a wealth of digital sales experience to the team Most recently he was Sales Manager at Mediaplex, a ValueClick company, where he worked directly with both agencies and publishers. Prior to this, he was Sales Manager at Groupon and Head of Sales for Medius Exclusive.
About Real Media Group
Real Media Group provides marketing organizations and digital publishers with comprehensive digital media solutions that produce competitive advantage. Powered by 24/7 technology, Real Media Group brings together every digital channel for the advertiser, while helping publishers monetize their content and run every facet of their advertising operations more effectively. Real Media Group is a business unit of digital marketing technology leader 24/7 Media, a WPP Digital company. For more information, visit www.realmedia.com
(1) Source IAB Europe, Adex Report, April 2013
(2) Source: BVDW OVK Adserver Benchmark, KeyNote Systems, Service Level Report of the week of May 19th to May 26th, 2013