ROWAYTON, Conn., Jan. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OmniView Capital Advisors ("OVCA"), a privately held investment advisory and merchant banking firm, today announced that Jeffrey Devlin, an advertising industry veteran with over 25 years of production experience in the advertising and entertainment industries, has joined the Board of Directors
Currently OVCA's Chief Marketing Officer, Devlin lends his expertise in advertising, marketing and new business development to help guide the future growth and business strategy of the firm.
"We are thrilled that Jeff has agreed to join our Board of Directors as he brings the vital experience that will help grow our company," said Abraxas "AJ" Discala, CEO, OmniView Capital Advisors.
Devlin has a proven track record in new business development for advertising agencies and won over $300 million in new business over the past five years. Previously, Devlin was a Senior Vice President at Lintas Worldwide Advertising. He also served as Senior Vice President of New Business Development for Doner Advertising, where he won over $70 million in accounts with major companies and organizations including the National Football League (NFL), Atari, The Coca-Cola Company, Intel, and Sirius XM Satellite Radio, of which he is a senior advisor.
"OVCA is focused exclusively on providing expert advisory services and capital to address growth capital needs," said Jeffrey Devlin. "I look forward to bringing an advertising and marketing perspective to the Board to help leverage the company's innovative philosophy and maximize business development opportunities."
Devlin's industry honors include 17 CLIO Awards; 16 Andy Awards for advertising excellence; 21 Telly Awards for outstanding commercials; four Effie Media Awards; and a prestigious Gold Camera from the U.S. International Film Festival. His award-winning piece for Visa, Olympics, is on permanent display at the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) in New York.
Devlin received a Bachelor's degree from Bethel University in Nashville, TN and completed graduate work at Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH.
About OmniView Capital Advisors
OmniView Capital Advisors ("OVCA") is a privately held investment advisory and merchant-banking firm founded by AJ Discala. Mr. Discala has over 20 years of experience in merchant banking and principal investing, and advised over $1 billion in secured debt, equity, and mezzanine financing transactions across a spectrum of industries. OVCA seeks out financially sound companies to create a true partnership by adding the required capital, assuming the risk and providing advice to help companies achieve their goals and provide significant added value beyond the capital investment. For more information, please visit www.omniviewcap.com.
SOURCE OmniView Capital Advisors