HUNTSVILLE, Ala., May 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- DealNews, the leading destination for discovering the best online deals on the hottest products, today announced the appointment of Everett Brooks to Vice President of Business Development. An industry pioneer since 1997, DealNews created this top-level position as part of its efforts to deepen partner relations. Brooks will be based in the Huntsville office, the company headquarters.
"We are thrilled to welcome Everett to our executive team," said Dan de Grandpre, CEO & co-founder of DealNews. "With his extensive experience in corporate development, we look forward to Everett securing new long-term partnerships and strengthening the relationships we currently maintain."
Brooks has over 25 years of corporate business development, strategy, sales and marketing experience supporting technology companies of all sizes. Most recently, he was Owner and Chief Strategist of IGNITE, a small business focused on business strategy, consulting and marketing services for companies in North Alabama.
"Joining DealNews provides me an unparalleled opportunity to leverage my business and partnership development experience at an array of companies to gain new relationships to grow a business that positively impacts millions of consumers nationwide," said Everett Brooks, Vice President of Business Development at DealNews.
Earlier in his career, Brooks served in senior and executive level roles at AEgis Technologies, SVSI, Avocent and ADTRAN. Brooks brings experience at the Director and Vice President level in many functional areas including sales, marketing, business development, corporate strategy and investor relations. Brooks holds an MBA from Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University as well as a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Alabama, Huntsville.
DealNews is the leading destination for discovering the best online deals on the hottest products. Founded in 1997, the company employs a team of experts to scour tens of thousands of new offers to handpick — and verify — the best deals. DealNews combines proprietary data analytics with human curation to match its users with relevant limited-time discounts and coupons on gadgets, apparel, home & garden, and other categories, from world-renowned retailers such as Amazon, Walmart and Best Buy. Headquartered in Huntsville, AL, DealNews has offices in Brooklyn, NY, and in Dublin, Ireland. To discover the best deals, subscribe to email alerts or download the DealNews mobile app.
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