EL SEGUNDO, Calif., March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Wpromote, the nation's largest independent digital marketing agency, today announced the promotion of Paul Rappoport from Chief Financial Officer to President of the agency. Rappoport joined Wpromote in January 2018 and will be responsible for delivery, sales, and marketing, in addition to continued accountability for financial management of the agency.
"When Paul joined Wpromote as CFO he immediately began making an impact across the agency from both a financial and operational leadership perspective. His agency background, experience across industries, and ability to influence positive change across the company have been integral to our impressive growth over the last year," said Michael Mothner, Founder & CEO of Wpromote. "Paul has also been key to the successful relationship with our private equity partner. In his expanded role he will lead our continued focus on client success and retention, efficient scaling of our operations, and achievement of our growth and value creation goals."
"Working with Mike, the executive team, and the incredible employees at Wpromote over the last year has been a fun, challenging experience," said Paul Rappoport. "As we continue to scale, we have an opportunity to make an even bigger impact for our clients and employees, and I am excited to play a role in taking the agency to the next level."
Prior to joining Wpromote in January 2018, he held Chief Operating Officer roles with venture-backed community and entertainment startups TopFan and XPRIZE. As COO of digital agency LEVEL Studios, he was instrumental in the company's acquisition by Rosetta Marketing, a $250M independent digital agency. Rosetta was subsequently acquired by agency holding company Publicis Groupe, where Paul lead the Entertainment, Media & Gaming vertical. Prior to his agency roles, Rappoport held senior financial, strategy, and operational positions with industry leaders Activision, Electronic Arts, and Disney.
Wpromote is an award-winning, rapidly expanding digital marketing firm with seven offices across the United States, including Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, and Dallas. Named one of the Best Places to Work in the U.S. by AdAge for three years running, Wpromote and its 400+ employees have helped hundreds of clients from startups to Fortune 500 companies grow their businesses online with end-to-end, data-driven strategy and solutions. Key clients include Marriott, Transunion, Jenny Craig, Zenni Optical, and The Honest Company. For more information, visit http://www.Wpromote.com.
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