Bury brings extensive commercial development experience from Reuters, AOL, Reach PLC and News UK
New York, NY – March 4, 2021 – Dianomi, the financial and business-focused native ad marketplace for premium publishers (WSJ, Business Insider, and Reuters, among others) is pleased to announce the appointment of Jo Bury as the company’s first Head of Publisher Commercial Development. In his role, Bury will help to continue Dianomi’s strong record of revenue growth. He will be responsible for identifying new market opportunities, driving the publisher performance strategy and aligning Dianomi’s publisher Product Development, Account Management and Business Development teams for continued growth as the business expands further into the premium lifestyle vertical.
Bury brings over two decades of experience having previously led platform commercial development and strategic partnerships for publishers including Reuters, AOL, Reach PLC and News UK, where he was responsible for growing advertising and alternative revenues across display, programmatic, native advertising, e-commerce and video. He will play a key role in helping to grow Dianomi’s business by implementing a publisher centric approach to commercial development.
“We are thrilled Jo is joining the Dianomi team. He will be critical to the continued growth of the organization and our expansion into new verticals. Jo’s publisher experience in commercial development will be especially key to ensuring solutions from Dianomi help our customers grow yield whilst addressing pending privacy and data updates across the industry,” said Rupert Hodson, CEO at Dianomi. “This is the first time we have had a dedicated role to lead publisher commercial development at Dianomi and we see many areas of opportunities. Jo’s understanding of publisher needs as well as his passion for ad tech and innovation make him a great fit for our business as we continue to expand.”
“It’s an exciting time to be joining the Dianomi team. Dianomi’s native advertising platform is already delivering high yielding video and native demand into partners across multiple platforms through market leading contextually targeted formats,” commented Bury. “I’m looking forward to using my publisher experience to further grow the business through the development of improved analytics and insights, as well as new ad solutions and the expansion into new verticals.”
Bury will be based out of Dianomi’s London office and will report directly to Dianomi’s Chief Executive Officer, Rupert Hodson.
Dianomi is the native ad platform for financial services, technology, corporate, and lifestyle advertisers providing publishers with high yielding demand across contextually targeted native and video ad units. Advertisers and Publishers trust Dianomi for our brand safety, transparent pricing, and insights. Our emphasis on high-quality audiences combined with contextually relevant content helps partners achieve higher ROI than other native ad platforms. For more information, go to http://www.dianomi.com.