AUSTIN, Texas, June 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Q1Media is proud to announce the hiring of John Brackett as Senior Product Manager. The company is confident that Mr. Brackett's 12+ years in enterprise technology product development for top-tier online media platforms will help it charge into new and improved product offerings.
Mr. Brackett recently joined Q1Media in Austin, Texas, where he is responsible for developing innovative online advertising solutions for servicing video, mobile, and display ad-tech platforms.
He was most recently the Lead Product Manager of Platform Monetization and Data Technology for the XUMO Smart TV technology platform.
Previously, as the Director of Media Products and Technology for Myspace.com, Mr. Brackett was responsible for the development of the digital video platform including media player development, user-interface design, analytics, reporting, and video monetization.
"Q1Media pioneered the creation of high-impact, always in-view ad units across all platforms, and continues to find new ways to help publishers monetize their sites while also guiding advertisers to effectively reach audiences," said Brackett. "I could not wait to join this innovative team and help guide their future product advancements."
Phil Banfield, Q1Media CEO said, "Brackett brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise that will be paramount in our ability to constantly innovate and stay ahead of this ever-evolving industry. His contributions to our team will bring us closer to our ultimate goal to 'Power up the Publisher'."
Mr. Brackett's accomplishments in driving innovative digital media platform development through exceptional leadership experience, and his deep knowledge of digital media, video advertising technologies, and data management all demonstrate his value as an experienced, versatile product manager.
Q1Media is an ad technology and media company that facilitates the value and performance of digital advertising in the programmatic ecosystem. Q1Media's Hydra Platform amplifies the value of publishers' content by creating new 100% viewable and programmatically sellable advertising inventory while at the same time maximizing the value of publisher's existing advertising inventory. Q1Media works with over 2,000 premium web and mobile publisher partners. It has a reach of over 200 million unique visitors across video, mobile and display and generates over 1 billion video ad views per month according to comScore Video Metrix. Q1Media works closely with DSP's, trading desks and exchanges to maximize the value and performance of this inventory, and also directly with brands and premium publishers to deliver custom, premium advertising executions.
Q1Media has recently been named one of the most promising companies in America by Forbes and has been on the Inc. 5000 list two years running. Q1Media has also been named one of the best companies to work for in Texas by Texas Monthly Magazine every year for the last three years.