Lynda Clarizio, INVISION, Inc. CEO and Former President of AOL’s Platform-A and Advertising.com, Joins Batanga, Inc’s Board of Directors
MIAMI, Florida – January 27, 2010 – Batanga, Inc., the leading Hispanic-focused online media company based in Miami, Florida, today announced that Lynda Clarizio was appointed to the company’s board of directors. With broad experience leading one of the industry’s largest digital advertising platforms, Ms. Clarizio will provide a wealth of knowledge and support to the company.
“We are privileged to have Lynda join our board”, said Batanga, Inc. Chairman and CEO, Rafael Urbina. “As we continue to expand our digital offerings and grow Batanga Network, currently the largest Hispanic pure-play online advertising network, we will benefit from her expertise and insights. We welcome her and look forward to her contributions.”
Currently, Ms, Clarizio is the CEO of INVISION, Inc., a leading provider of advertising planning and sales solutions in the television industry. Most recently, Ms. Clarizio served as President of AOL’s Platform-A, the industry’s largest digital advertising platform. Prior to Platform-A, she served as President of Advertising.com since 2006, managing the largest third party online advertising network.
“Batanga’s evolution over the past ten years is impressive and clearly demonstrates innovation and forward thinking at its best”, said Ms. Clarizo. “I was thrilled to accept the appointment and am excited to be a part of the company’s future growth.”
In addition to sitting on Batanga, Inc’s Board of Directors, Ms. Clarizio serves on the Board of Directors of Human Rights First and on the President’s Board of Visitors of UMBC. She is a member of the Leadership Council of Princeton University’s School of Engineering and Applied Science and of Princeton’s Women in Leadership Steering Committee. Ms. Clarizio was named one of 2008’s “Women to Watch” by Advertising Age and one of 2009’s “25 Executives to Watch in Digital Entertainment” by Digital Media Wire.
About Batanga, Inc.
Batanga, Inc., is the leading U.S. Hispanic-focused online media company. The Batanga Network reaches the most U.S. Hispanics online, across all categories and all demographics. Utilizing market exclusive targeting technologies, the network effectively aggregates and delivers online audiences within culturally relevant online environments. Batanga.com, one of its premier online destinations, has consistently been one of the top online destinations for U.S. Hispanics over the past ten years. Batanga, Inc. maintains offices in Miami, New York and Mexico City. For more information visit www.batanganetwork.com.