Keyword: AOL

Marcien Jenkes

Comcast ups Jenckes to advertising president

Continuing to shuffle its executive ranks, Comcast has reportedly promoted Marcien Jenckes to president of advertising, putting local adverting sales unit Comcast Spotlight under a purview that already included the MSO’s ad tech assets. 
Dan Ackerman

AOL's Ackerman outlines the new crossroads between digital video, television

Verizon's $4 billion buy of AOL last year was initially a bit of a surprise to the industry, but made sense in the wake of the launch of go90, its mobile-first, ad-supported video streaming service. But although the provider is supporting digital advertising efforts around go90, Dan Ackerman, vice president of programmatic TV at AOL, says that the service is just one part of its broader portfolio.