Adshel today announced the appointment of Andrew Brain to the newly-created position of head of digital and technology sales.
Andrew will report to Adshel’s head of sales strategy and sales operations Michael Riach and commences at Adshel on 26 October.
The appointment comes at a time of significant digital innovation for the company following the launch of the world’s first national digital street furniture network – Adshel Live.
Of the appointment, Adshel’s group sales and marketing director David Roddick said: “We’re thrilled that Andrew joins Adshel at this exciting time and we look forward to harnessing his vast experience and skillset to ramp up the digital offering for Adshel and continue to reinvent the way out-of-home is used. Andrew will champion Adshel’s expanding digital product and solutions with the aim to bolster market coverage Australia-wide and we look forward to welcoming him to Adshel.”
Andrew has 20 years sales experience and joins Adshel from Bauer Media where he spent four years as the director of digital sales and successfully integrated some of Australia’s leading magazines onto digital platforms.
Prior to Bauer Media, he worked at a number of digital and media companies such as Big Mobile, Komli Media, News Corp Australia and IDG Communications in senior sales roles across Australia and the UK.
Brain said: “Adshel is a leader in OOH digital, data and automation and a company with a very exciting future. I’m looking forward to working with the Adshel team in amplifying Adshel’s digital and technology offering for advertisers at a time when the OOH advertising category is thriving.”
Andrew’s appointment continues the growth of the Adshel team as the Company continues to evolve traditional out-of-home capabilities with a push towards its market-leading digital and data products.