RESTON, Va., April 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today announced that Beth Uyenco has joined comScore as Senior Vice President of International Research and will be based in Chicago. Ms. Uyenco will be responsible for overseeing comScore's research methodologies in international markets and she will play an integral role in comScore's initiatives with local market measurement JICs, including UKOM in the UK, MESA in Spain, STIR in the Netherlands, and others.
Ms. Uyenco is an experienced digital research executive who comes to comScore from Microsoft where she was Global Research Director for Microsoft Advertising. Previously, she was U.S. Director of Strategic Research at OMD and SVP/Director of Research at Optimum Media, DDB Worldwide.
Ms. Uyenco has also served in a leadership capacity in numerous industry associations, including being Co-Chair of the IAB Research Council, Chair of the Media Ratings Council Internet Committee, and U.S. representative for ESOMAR, in addition to her participation with the Council for Research Excellence, Coalition for Innovative Media Measurement, Mobile Marketing Research Association, International Conference on Online Media Measurement, and Worldwide Print & Digital Research Forum.
"We're thrilled to welcome Beth Uyenco to the comScore team," said Josh Chasin, comScore Chief Research Officer. "Beth brings a unique perspective to her new role as client-facing lead for comScore's international research methodologies. Beth's experience and expertise in the digital space, combined with her broad-based grounding in research methods and media, make her a valuable addition as she helps comScore expand our leading methodological solutions across international markets. We are confident that Beth's keen understanding of how third-party measurement practices affect all key industry stakeholders will serve our clients well."
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