NEW YORK, March 14, 2016 – The Digital Place Based Advertising Association (DPAA) announced today that Paul Jankauskas, chief revenue officer at Verifone Media, a division of Verifone, has been voted onto the DPAA Board of Directors.
“Paul has long been recognized as one of our industry’s most innovative and strategic thinkers,” said Barry Frey, president & CEO, DPAA. “We are delighted to add his perspective to our board, particularly at this time of rapid growth for DPB media ad sales.”
Francois de Gaspe Beaubien, DPAA board chairman and chairman & chief coaching officer, Zoom Media, said, “I look forward to working alongside Paul on matters of strategy and direction to ensure that the digital place-based advertising industry gets its fair share of video advertising budgets.”
Jankauskas has been a senior executive in the place-based media industry for more than a decade. He joined Verifone Media in 2014 after serving for two years as senior vice president, chief sales officer at IZON Media. He also was president of American Health Network; executive vice president, 7-Eleven TV; and senior vice president, sales and marketing for Captivate Network.
Other positions held by Jankauskas during his career include vice president & general manager, Westwood One/Metro Shadow Traffic, and vice president, sales and marketing, Accuweather/accuweather.com.
Jankauskas joins a DPAA board that also includes Frey; de Gaspe Beaubien; Don Allman, vice chairman, Intersection; Jose Avalos, retail & digital signage worldwide director, Intel; Dirk Huelsermann, head of DOOH solutions, VUKUNET NEC Display Solutions; Marc Kidd, chief executive officer, Captivate Network; Peter Krieger
president & chief operating officer, Adspace Networks; Mike Maas, chief executive officer, AMI Entertainment; Scott Pawloski, vice president, head of global advertising & sponsorships, GEE Media; and Burr Smith, chairman & CEO, BroadSign.
About DPAA (www.videoeverywhere.com)
Founded in 2006, the Digital Place Based Advertising Association (DPAA) represents leading digital placed based networks by promoting their integral role in the “video everywhere” ecosystem. On behalf of its members, DPAA fosters collaboration between agencies and digital place based networks; provides standards, best practices and industry-wide research; and promotes the effectiveness of digital place based advertising. Digital place based media is defined as networked digital video screens containing programming and advertising, reaching consumers on their daily journeys in places where they dwell. The DPAA is a Video Everywhere AssociationTM.