JERSEY CITY, N.J., Aug. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SITO Mobile, Ltd. (NASDAQ: SITO) (“SITO” or the “Company”), an insights-driven consumer behavior and location sciences company, announced today that board member Jonathan Bond was appointed as the Company’s Chairman of the Board.
Mr. Bond brings a wealth of experience in building and managing high-growth marketing and advertising services organizations and businesses, providing additional perspective to the Board’s mission to further position and grow SITO as a catalyst for business transformation and growth through the power of its mobile location data and marketing optimization services.
“I am honored to have been appointed as Chairman by my fellow SITO Board members and am excited to help the company grow its industry-leading location data technology and service offerings,” said Mr. Bond. SITO CEO Tom Pallack stated, “We eagerly look forward to a new era of success with Jon Bond’s advice and counsel as our new Chairman.”
Jonathan Bond is the Chief Tomorrist at Tomorro and a recognized thought leader and entrepreneur in the advertising and marketing industry. He has developed several significant companies and marketing concepts over his 30-year career, including past board, advisory and investor roles at Sonobi, Storylines Cruises, White Ops, Data Xu, Crimson Hexagon and Kinin wellness pods. Mr. Bond is the former CEO of Big Fuel, a leading social media agency (now owned by Publicis) and the co-founder and CEO of Kirshenbaum Bond and Partners (now part of MDC) (“KBP”). While at KBP, Mr. Bond was voted number 4 by Adweek's Executive of the Decade (2010). KBP was named agency of the year in 2008 and launched one of the industry's first trading desks, Varick Media Management. In addition, Mr. Bond co-founded and sold iballs, one of the first online media agencies, to Microsoft in 2000.
About SITO Mobile, Ltd.
SITO turns the consumer journey into a powerful instrument for marketers, delivering actionable insights that influence behavior in real-time. Through Consumer Behavior and Location Sciences™, SITO develops customized, data-driven solutions for brands spanning strategic insights and media. Our science and products reveal a deeper, real-time understanding of customer interests, actions and experiences providing increased clarity for brands when it comes to navigating business decisions and delivering advertising. The Company is home to an internally developed, proprietary location-data technology stack, arming clients with a powerful resource for granular data, real-time insights and optimization, and delivery of successful media campaigns. Using in-store targeting, proximity targeting, geo-conquesting and attribution data, SITO creates audience profiles to develop measurable hyper-targeted campaigns for brands. For more information regarding SITO’s science, technology and customized solutions spanning media and research, visit www.sitomobile.com.
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Bruce H. Rogers
Head of Marketing and Communications