SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Wrap Media, LLC, a groundbreaking mobile storytelling and commerce application platform that delivers the 'narrative web', today announced the appointment of Jacqueline D. Reses to its Board of Directors. Jackie currently leads Square Capital, Square's business financing service, and was most recently Chief Development Officer at Yahoo.
"Jackie has had a front row seat and was an instrumental figure in some of the biggest tech transactions to date," said Eric Greenberg, Founder and CEO of Wrap. "With her successful career in corporate leadership and M&A, she represents one of the greatest talents of today. We welcome Jackie to Wrap's Board of Directors and know that her unique perspective and invaluable insights will be an asset in all areas of Wrap's business as we continue to grow in the US and abroad."
Prior to running Square Capital, Jackie was responsible for leading talent development and directing acquisitions and partnerships strategy at Yahoo. Additionally, she was on the Board of Directors and co-chaired the audit committee of Alibaba Group. Before joining Yahoo, she led the U.S. media group at Apax Partners, one of the largest global private equity firms with over $40 billion in assets. She currently serves as a member of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco's Economic Advisory Council and the Board of Directors of the Wharton School.
"I've enjoyed working with serial founders like Eric who have the ability to scale their vision into impactful businesses," said Jackie. "Wrap's unique platform will enable users to streamline mobile publishing with tools that simplify the overall process in a matter of minutes. I look forward to being a part of Wrap's continued growth."
With Wrap, a single touch takes users into a multi-functional web experience without actually having to download, open or be in an app. Through bite-sized pieces, users can wrap any content, function or web service into a storytelling user experience that grab and hold attention quickly. Sent as a link, image or embed, Wraps are authored once, are fully portable and run anywhere within a web browser. The company recently closed a $12.7 million Series B round and, to date, has raised a total of $18.7 million.
Founded in 2014 by entrepreneur Eric Greenberg, Wrap is a groundbreaking mobile storytelling and commerce application platform that delivers the 'narrative web.' The platform democratizes mobile by providing a web-based native app alternative enabling unprecedented engagement, activation and conversion for brands, publishers and digital businesses. Through its unique authoring tools and SaaS platform, Wrap creates opportunities for companies to create new business models and deeper relationships that cultivate loyalty and lead to increased revenue and profitability. For more information, visit www.wrap.co.
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