"I have every confidence that Jim will replicate the same explosive growth for Tapad that he led at Turn," said Tapad CEO and Founder Traasdahl. "He's a natural team-leader with a tremendous understanding of the intricacies of the programmatic media market. I'm extremely proud to have Jim on our team."
Clark has more than ten years of experience in media and programmatic advertising. He was most recently Vice President of Sales for Turn where he oversaw Turn Americas, a region representing the majority of revenue, comprised of six offices in the U.S. and one in Brazil. Under his watch, Turn revenues have grown 36X. Prior to Turn, Clark led the first auction-based display online ad sales team for Right Media, a company that was acquired by Yahoo! for $850 million in 2007. After departing Yahoo!, he was one of the first employees to join Turn, opening their New York office in 2008. Clark will report to Traasdahl at Tapad. Read the full Press Release.