Nfluence Announces Appointment of CEO and new Director
September 21, 2020 - TheNewswire - Vancouver, BC - Nfluence Analytics Inc. (“NFluence" or the “Company”), a Canadian technology company, is pleased to announce the appointments of Mr. Julian Scott as the Company’s Chief Executive Officer and Mr. Alex Moukas to the Company’s Board of Directors.
Mr. Scott is an entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in marketing services and technology. His expertise, creativity and industry insights have been recognized with over 35 awards over the course of his career. He co-founded and is the Co-CEO of Shaw/Scott, Inc., a global award-winning consulting and marketing agency that was included in the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Businesses list for five years in a row. He recently co-founded Sageflo, Inc., a customer experience software company that offers a variety of enterprise-level solutions for digital marketers and customer care teams. Prior to Shaw/Scott, Julian served as the Executive Director of Digital Services for Responsys (acquired by Oracle and was a partner at INBOX Marketing, Inc., which was acquired by Responsys.) He works closely with many of the leading marking technology firms including Oracle, Selligent and Cordial. He has worked with many of the world’s leading enterprise brands to revolutionize and harmonize their digital marketing eco-systems including Alaska Airlines, Carnival Corporation, Lululemon, Snapfish, PetSmart, Philosophy and LEGO. He is a member of the Forbes Agency Council, an invitation-only community for marketing executives. He is speaker at numerous events and writes regularly about industry news and innovation.
“I am excited to be joining the Nfluence team as its Chief Executive Officer to lead them in unlocking the extraordinary value contained within this remarkable technology, and thereby deliver to the shareholders and all other stakeholders the returns and benefits that they have long waited for,” stated Mr. Scott.
Mr. Moukas is the Founder & CEO of Wappier Inc. (“Wappier”), a company established in 2015 that uses AI models to predict consumer and user behavior. Prior to Wappier, he was the CEO of Velti, a global mobile marketing software provider with presence in 25 countries. He co-founded the company in 2000, grew the team to 1,250 employees, and remains in the role of non-executive chairman. In 2013, he led the team in a transaction with the Blackstone Group to take Velti private, a transaction that was recognized by M&A Advisor as the “2013 Restructuring Deal of the Year under $1 billion”. He previously co-founded FCI, a privately-held, strategic sourcing software provider in Cambridge, MA, which was later acquired by SAP AG. Mr. Moukas has also authored a book on Artificial Intelligence published by Springer and has more than 50 publications in scientific journals and conferences. He holds 12 US and international patents, in the fields of Mobile Technology and Artificial Intelligence. Mr. Moukas has been voted as one of the 10 most important people in Mobile Technology globally by Business Insider, a Top Global leader under 40 by Global Telecoms Business Magazine and was a Finalist for the E&Y Entrepreneur of the Year Award in Northern California. He holds a Masters in Science in Computer Science from the American College, an Masters in Science in Artificial Intelligence from the University of Edinburgh, and a Masters in Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (jointly supervised by MIT Media Lab and Sloan School of Management).
Mr. Honor stated, “We feel very fortunate to have Julian and Alex join our team as we move forward with our initiative. Both Julian and Alex share our vision and will be instrumental in growing our Company and unlocking value for our shareholders”.
On behalf of the Board of Directors of Nfluence Analytics Inc.
“B. Matthew Hornor”
B. Matthew Hornor
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