Brave Bison PLC (LON:BBSN) has announced the non-board appointment of Jonathan Kitchen as its commercial director with immediate effect, as its new chief executive officer bolsters the group’s management.
In a statement, the independent digital media and social video broadcaster, noted that Kitchen - formerly head of sales at LADbible Group - has extensive experience of media, advertising and digital innovation, and in building and managing cross-platform sales teams.
It added Kitchen has spent much of his career in a variety of roles at Dennis Publishing, latterly launching the digital creative agency, Adnostic, while maintaining responsibility for creative solutions and partnerships across the wider business.
This is the second major appointment by Brave Bison’s new CEO Claire Hungate following last month's announcement that Paul Campbell-White would be joining the company in October as its new chief financial officer, from Warner Bros. Television Production UK.
Hungate, commented: "I am delighted that Jon is joining us, bringing with him a wealth of experience that will impact across the business.
“He is a hugely significant addition and it is great that we are attracting talent from big name companies like Warner Bros. and LADbible Group.”