REDWOOD CITY, Calif. - Turn announced the appointment of David Henke, senior vice president of operations at LinkedIn, to its Board of Directors; and Becky Saeger, former executive vice president and chief marketing officer at Charles Schwab, as a Board advisor.
“We are pleased to add the cloud technology and operations experience of David Henke to our Board of Directors, and the marketing, branding, and go-to-market experience of Becky Saeger in an advisory capacity. Turn continues to grow rapidly, having more than doubled revenue each year of its existence, and adding these two seasoned executives to our team positions us well for future growth and expansion,” said Bill Demas, president and chief executive officer, Turn Inc.
With more than 30 years of experience, David Henke currently oversees production operations, IT, data systems, and security for LinkedIn. He previously served as a senior vice president of engineering at Yahoo! where he was responsible for engineering and operations for Yahoo! Search Marketing. Prior to his appointment as a board member, Henke served as a technical advisor to the Turn Board of Directors.
“With focus and technology expertise in applying big data in real time to improve online advertising effectiveness, Turn is well positioned as a strategic partner providing insights to help marketers make more informed decisions,” said David Henke. “I am pleased to contribute my experience tackling the technical challenges of building complex, Internet-scale architectures, and helping Turn continue to grow.”
Becky Saeger brings more than 25 years of experience leading and advising businesses and brands. As chief marketing officer of Charles Schwab, she was responsible for revitalizing the Charles Schwab brand, launching the memorable “Talk to Chuck” campaign. Prior to joining Charles Schwab, Saeger was executive vice president, marketing for Visa USA, where she led brand strategy and Visa Marketing Consulting for member banks. Prior to Visa, Becky was senior vice president and director of account management at Foote, Cone & Belding San Francisco. Saeger currently serves on the board of directors of E*Trade Financial Corporation and on the advisory board of MarketShare.
“Turn’s ability to apply big data insights about audiences to advertising opportunities in real-time is transforming the digital marketing process, from strategy to creative development to campaign execution and results. As a marketer, I am excited about the change Turn is driving within the profession and am looking forward to bringing my experience and perspective as an advisor to the Board,” said Becky Saeger.
Both appointments are effective immediately.
Turn delivers real-time insights that transform the way leading advertising agencies and marketers make decisions. Our cloud applications and Internet-scale architecture work together to provide a complete picture of customers, execute cross-channel campaigns, and connect with a worldwide ecosystem of more than 100 partners. Turn is headquartered in Silicon Valley with offices in Amsterdam, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, London, Los Angeles, New York, Paris, and San Francisco. Company revenue has more than doubled every year of Turn’s existence. For more information, visit turn.com or follow @turnplatform.[cb type="company"]turn[/cb]