ValueClick, Inc. (NASDAQ: VCLK) today announced that Mr. Scott G. Eagle has joined the Company as chief marketing officer (CMO). In the CMO role, Mr. Eagle will lead the Company’s global marketing function, including strategy and the integration of marketing programs across ValueClick’s business lines. Mr. Eagle will report to John Giuliani, president and chief executive officer of ValueClick.
“The addition of Scott to our team is another step toward the integration of our businesses," said John Giuliani, president and chief executive officer of ValueClick. “Through his leadership and expertise across traditional and integrated online marketing, Scott will raise the profile of our integrated offering, differentiate ValueClick from the numerous point solutions in the marketplace, and help drive continued growth and profitability.”
An accomplished senior executive with a strong background in client-side digital marketing and consumer brand management, Mr. Eagle has over twenty years of experience as a marketing leader. Mr. Eagle has served as CMO for Empowered Careers, eHarmony and Claria Corporation, and he has held management positions at Concentric Network Corporation, MFS Communications and The Proctor & Gamble Company. Mr. Eagle holds a B.S. in economics from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, and serves on the board of Akademos, Inc.
“At ValueClick, we have a significant opportunity to reframe our value proposition around our key differentiators: unique data; personalized messaging; and message consistency across consumer devices,” said Scott G. Eagle, chief marketing officer of ValueClick. “This is one of the most compelling stories I have been asked to lead, and I am very excited to join John and his team to bring the new ValueClick message to market.”About ValueClick ValueClick, Inc. (NASDAQ: VCLK) is one of the world's largest digital marketing companies. Through a unique combination of data, technology and services, ValueClick increases brand awareness and drives customer acquisition at scale for the world's largest advertisers, and maximizes advertising revenue for tens of thousands of online and mobile publishers. The Company is based in Westlake Village, California, and has offices in major advertising markets worldwide. For more information, please visit www.valueclick.com. This release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties, including, but not limited to, the risk that market demand for on-line advertising in general, and performance based on-line advertising in particular, will not grow as rapidly as predicted, and the risk that legislation and governmental regulation could negatively impact the Company's performance. Actual results may differ materially from the results predicted, and reported results should not be considered an indication of future performance. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in the forward-looking statements are detailed under “Risk Factors” and elsewhere in filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission made from time to time by ValueClick, including, but not limited to: its annual report on Form 10-K filed on February 27, 2013; recent quarterly reports on Form 10-Q; and other current reports on Form 8-K.