33Across has appointed Allie Kline, former Oath, Chief Marketing, and Communications Officer, to its Board of Directors. Kline previously served as 33Across’ chief marketing officer from 2011 to 2012.
33Across says that Kline’s appointment comes on the heels of product expansion and global growth for 33Across. 33Across recently launched a viewable-only advertising exchange, AttentionX. In Q4 2018.
“I’m honored and excited to be working with Allie again as 33Across enters this stage of global growth,” said 33Across CEO, Eric Wheeler. “Her unique combination of industry insight, direct company knowledge and leadership are a welcome addition to the 33Across Board.”
“I’m thrilled to join the 33Across Board at such a pivotal time in the company’s history,” said Kline. “As more and more brands and publishers demand impact, quality and transparency from their programmatic partners, 33Across’ mission has never been more important.”
Kline most recently served as chief marketing and communications officer for Verizon Media, the $8 billion Verizon Communications, Inc. subsidiary which consists of 20+ distinctive digital brands including AOL, HuffPost, MAKERS, TechCrunch, Tumblr, and Yahoo!, reaching one billion consumers. She was responsible for: global consumer and B2B marketing; external and internal communications; brand strategy and creative; and corporate citizenship and cause marketing. Simultaneously, she also served as the head of MAKERS, Verizon’s preeminent women’s media brand.
Kline currently serves on the Board of Directors of Pier 1 Imports, Huntington Bank, and The National Forest Foundation. She formerly chaired the Board of Oath’s and AOL’s Charitable Foundations which work to improve the lives of women, girls and underserved youth.