President and Representative Director joins to drive strategic regional growth
San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 27, 2015
Performance Horizon, the global leader in digital partner marketing, today appointed Masaki Hamura, Ph.D. as President and Representative Director, Japan. Hamura will lead Performance Horizon’s Japanese business development from the new Tokyo office.
“As Performance Horizon forges global inroads, adding leaders with local expertise to the team will be a key to our success,” said Peter Mycock, JAPAC GM at Performance Horizon. “Masaki’s exceptional background in digital strategy and sales will be a great asset, as we expand our digital partner marketing message and solutions to regional brands.”
Mr. Hamura brings 20 years of leadership experience in digital, with a strong sales background. Prior to Performance Horizon, Hamura was Managing Director for digital agency AKQA. He was previously Head of Brand Strategy, East Asia for Twitter, where he launched its advertising products and lead strategic partnerships with TV broadcasters. He also served as Head of Sales Strategy and Operations at Google, and GM of iPhone business at Softbank, where he oversaw iPhone/iPad sales and marketing.
Prior to Hamura’s career in digital, he was a strategic planner at Hakuhodo, one of Japan’s largest advertising agencies and received the Gold Medallion, MAA Globes Award and the AME Award, New York Festival.
Major brands in travel, retail, finance and digital content rely on the Performance Horizon platform to drive customer acquisition, revenue increases and profitability gains through their online marketing partners. This includes the ability to optimize campaign performance, deploy creative, manage partner and product spend, adjust commission rates and run promotions on the fly, easily integrating data into existing workflows and systems via the open architecture as well as process partner payments globally.
For information about how your company can benefit from Performance Horizon and to request a demo, visit http://www.performancehorizon.com.
About Performance Horizon
Performance Horizon, the leading provider of SaaS solutions for digital partner marketing, enables brands to directly connect with their marketing partners to dramatically increase customer acquisition and drive high margin revenues from online marketing channels. With offices in the U.S., U.K., Japan and Australia, Performance Horizon's platform drives $3B+ in advertiser top line revenues across 125,000 marketing partners in over 170 countries. Performance Horizon is backed by top-tier investors, including Mithril, Greycroft Partners and DN Capital.
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