Popstar Networks, Inc., an industry-leading digital media software and services company, today announced several key staffing additions to support the company’s continued focus and growth, providing digital signage solutions within quick service and fast casual dining, retail and healthcare verticals.
“We’re quite bullish on the marketplace, the growing interest in our digital signage software, and the newest addition to our product offering – Popstar Wireless Broadband,” said Jeff Xouris, vice president of marketing for Popstar Networks. “These key executive leadership and staffing additions are critical to executing our strategic plan, and are already providing positive impact throughout the company’s sales, marketing, product development and engineering teams. “
Popstar Networks’ new team members include:
Craig Turner, Vice President of Business Development, is responsible for developing new business opportunities in the public sector markets. Turner brings an extensive business development and strategic partnerships background, having previously served in highly relevant executive positions, including:, Senior Vice President of Mobile and Digital Strategy initiatives for Omnicom’s Ipsh Agency; Director of Digital Signage/Business Development for Mercury Online Solutions (3M); Senior Market Analyst for Sony USA; and Executive Director of Convergent Media (Sony). Turner is a voting member of the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers, Audio Engineering Society, Association for Interactive Marketing, American Advertising Federation, and the Digital Screenmedia Association.
Ki Chun, Vice President of Software Development, oversees the planning, testing and implementation of Popstar’s product definitions for new and existing product lines based on the market and customer requirements. Chun brings more than 20 years of experience and an impressive history of success in orchestrating the start-up, growth, and optimization of diverse businesses within the Broadband, Software, Wireless, and Hi-Tech Service industries. Prior to joining Popstar, Chun served as CEO for Northrock Energy Solutions, and earned a number of awards as CEO of Renasis, LLC, including Utah Valley Entrepreneurial Forum’s (UVEF) “Top 25 under 5” award.
Mike Karr, Technical Sales Engineer, manages the technology evaluation and specification stage of the sales process, working in conjunction with Popstar’s sales department and industry partners, as a trusted technical advisor and product advocate for Popstar’s product lines and solutions.
Sabrina Killian, Sales and Marketing Operations Specialist, manages, supports and executes day-to-day sales and marketing operations, including seeking improvements to new and existing customer initiatives and relevant business processes.
Chrissy Taylor, Senior Technical Writer, researches, designs, and writes technical documentation for Popstar’s product lines, and contributes content to sales and marketing initiatives.
Peter Harootunian, Senior Software Engineer, designs, tests, and implements technical solutions that support Popstar’s product lines and business objectives.
Adam Denning, Project Engineer, is responsible for the design and implementation of internal projects, such as Popstar’s cloud computing initiative, corporate Web site and intranet.
Karl Havener, Operations Support Technician, provides remote technical support for Popstar’s customer base, as well as internal IT support and inventory management.
About Popstar Networks
Popstar Networks delivers advanced digital signage solutions that extend the power of traditional and digital marketing and merchandising programs on-site or in-store to help companies achieve more – more customer satisfaction, more control, more flexibility, and more results from their digital signage networks. Popstar Networks’ innovative solutions give organizations complete control to centrally manage rich content across multiple locations, easily integrate passive and interactive displays, and wirelessly network dozens or thousands of locations. For more information, visit www.popstarnetworks.com or call (913) 747-6300.
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