Millennial Media Appoints Ross Levinsohn and Tom Evans to Its Board of
Media Powerhouses Join Leader in Mobile Advertising
BALTIMORE -- February 19, 2014
Millennial Media (NYSE:MM) today announced the appointment of Ross Levinsohn
and Tom Evans to its Board of Directors.
Levinsohn currently serves as CEO of Guggenheim Digital Media. Prior to this
role, Levinsohn worked at Yahoo! where he held a series of executive roles,
including interim CEO and Head of Global Media. He has also held senior roles
at media companies such as Fox Interactive Media, Alta Vista, and CBS
Evans most recently served as President and CEO of Bankrate, the Web’s leading
aggregator of financial rate information. He previously held CEO positions at
Official Payments Corporation and GeoCities, Inc. Previously, Evans served as
President and Publisher of the U.S. News & World Report, The Atlantic Monthly,
and Fast Company.
“I am very excited to be joining Millennial Media’s Board of Directors,” said
Levinsohn. “I’ve followed the team and company since its inception, and it
continues to make incredible strides in advancing the mobile advertising
industry and providing the tools needed to truly enhance its clients’
businesses. I’m thrilled to be part of such an innovative organization.”
Evans added, “I am honored to join the Millennial Media Board and work with
such an exceptional team. They have been a leader in mobile advertising for
years, and I look forward to contributing to the company’s future direction
New CEO Michael Barrett, who joined Millennial Media last month, has known and
worked with both Levinsohn and Evans over the past two decades. “Ross and Tom
bring a wealth of experience, from the largest media companies to the most
prominent financial web properties,” said Barrett. “Both will be great
additions to our Board as we continue to lead and shape the digital
About Millennial Media
Millennial Media is the leading independent mobile advertising platform. The
Company’s unique data asset and full technology stack enable its demand- and
supply-side clients to garner meaningful results to drive their business.
Based on its mobile-first approach to data, technology, and audience
targeting, Millennial Media connects consumers with relevant messages across
screens. For advertisers looking to reach and engage with consumers in
powerful ways, Millennial Media offers a broad array of solutions, delivered
through brand, performance, and programmatic approaches. For developers and
publishers, the Company offers a comprehensive set of managed and automated
services designed to help them maximize their revenues.
Christina Feeney, 617-301-4181
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