ROKT appoints News Corp Australia executive to lead Melbourne sales efforts

Transaction marketing company ROKT has appointed Susie Kyrou as sales director – Victoria.

The announcement:

ROKT, the transaction marketing company, today announced the appointment of Susie Kyrou as its Sales Director – Victoria. In her new role, Kyrou will focus on advancing the company’s advertising sales efforts in the Melbourne market.

Susie Kyrou

Susie Kyrou

She joins ROKT from News Corp Australia where she served as a Group Sales Manager in Melbourne.

“Susie is the right person, in terms of skills, energy and sales creativity, to drive our push into media agencies and raise demand for the ROKT platform in Victoria,” Neil Robinson, ROKT’s Chief Revenue Officer said.

“She is familiar with the region in that she has worked with a number of major publishers there and is a Melbournian. I look forward to her making impactful contributions to ROKT’s growth in the Australian market.”

Kyrou’s previous sales initiatives were recognised as award-winning efforts while she was also acknowledged as a Digital Sales Person of the Year by the PANPA.

“ROKT offers a compelling value proposition for today’s savvy digital marketer,” Kyrou said. “I am excited to be on the ROKT team and help media agencies and advertisers in Melbourne harness the power and versatility of the company’s transaction marketing platform.”

Kyrou’s appointment is the latest in a series of recent hires by ROKT to build out and bolster its global sales group.

“Susie’s joining ROKT is further evidence of our ability to attract high calibre talent to our expanding  organisation,” Robinson said.

“One of ROKT’s appeals is the opportunity to work in a dynamic company across offices in New York, San Francisco, London, Singapore, Sydney and Melbourne. Beyond a special global work experience, ROKT also gives salespeople the chance to play vital roles, with real responsibilities, in its growth as a brand and a business.”

Source: ROKT media release



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