GlassView Continues Global Expansion with New Office in Mumbai
NEW YORK, April XX, 2018 – Leading video distribution platform GlassView has announced its expansion into India with the opening of a new office in Mumbai.
Helming the new office and driving GlassView’s global presence in India are Shakir Syed, Arun Mohan and Savio Alves, who will serve as Vice Presidents of Accounts.
"Today’s announcement demonstrates our commitment to serving the market in India, where there are an increasing number of online video advertising opportunities,” said James G. Brooks, GlassView's Founder & CEO. “We are delighted that talented sales executives Shakir Syed, Arun Mohan and Savio Alves will lead our growth in this exciting and dynamic region.”
Syed brings more than 10 years of sales and marketing experience to his new position. Prior to starting his own consultancy, Syed was Director of Sales and Marketing for Australian Automatic Doors Co. in Dubai and served as Regional Marketing Manager in the Middle East region for German company GEZE. He has also held positions in the Middle East region at ETA Zenath Group, Ogilvy & Mather, and Bridge Communications.
Prior to joining GlassView, Mohan, who has nearly 10 years of experience in sales and business development, held the position of Senior Business Development Manager for Food Panda Singapore.
Alves was formerly a Business Development Executive with Cranium Creations Web Design in Dubai. Previously he served in Clearpath Technology Pvt Ltd, in Mumbai.
GlassView's team includes a Board of Directors comprised of former LVMH North America Chairman Renaud Dutreil, who previously held several ministerial positions in the highest levels of French Government; Chien Chung (Didi) Pei, chairman of the China Institute and partner in the legendary Pei Partnership Architects; Beauty and Well Being Founder & Editor Clémence von Mueffling; Jim Porcarelli, Co-founder of MediaCom North America; former Conde Nast executive Stephanie Newhouse; CBS Revenue & Operations Executive Director Dennis Colon; former Vogue.com Creative Director Candy Pratts Price; and Gregory Baker, former UK Minister of Energy & Climate Change and current member of the House of Lords.
GlassView's mission is to ensure clients' videos appear on top-tier environments reaching the most engaged influential audiences. Best known for delivering the highest level of performance, the GlassView video platform offers access to over 1.5 billion unique users worldwide, and over 280 million unique users in the United States (comScore Mar. 2018) , reaching 98% of the connected country. The GlassView team and Board of Directors features executives from Conde Nast, CBS, MediaCom and LVMH. Launched in 2015, GlassView has headquarters in New York City, and offices in San Francisco, Tokyo, Singapore, London, Paris and Dubai, among other locations. For more information on GlassView, please visit www.glassview.com.