Criteo appointed Elie Kanaan to EVP of marketing. He now leads the company's product marketing, marketing and communications initiatives worldwide.
Kanaan, who spent seven years at VMWare as VP of marketing in EMEA, brings to Criteo his knowledge and experience of pioneering virtualization, cloud support and the ability to scale services.
Criteo, the performance-marketing technology company, has announced that it has appointed Elie Kanaan as its Executive Vice President of Marketing. At Criteo, Kanaan will head the marketing and communications and product marketing initiatives. Kanaan is equipped with more than 25 years of experience in marketing and technology.
As the holiday shopping season “unofficially” gets underway, millennials are expected to lead the charge.
This early movement is also putting the season on pace to have the highest e-commerce sales revenue yet, according to the “2016 Holiday Initiative Summary Report,” from Criteo. The study reveals consumer holiday shopping behaviors, the role and impact of digital advertising, and e-commerce trends that retailers are urged to leverage in the upcoming months.
“We’d been talking to HookLogic for almost two years looking for potential linkups, and it just became clear there’d be more value if we worked directly together than if we just structured a partnership,” Eric Eichmann told AdExchanger after the deal was announced.
Advertising technology vendor Criteo S.A. is looking to broaden the services it offers retailers and other advertisers by buying HookLogic Inc., a vendor whose technology places targeted ads on the websites of such retailers as Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Target Corp.
For the first time, mobile apps saw higher order values than desktop and mobile Web, with an average of $127 spent in-app versus $100 on desktop and $91 on the mobile Web, according to Criteo's State of Mobile Commerce report.