AppNexus News: Media Mentions | Press Releases
Mayor Bloomberg and Schools Chancellor Walcott Announce the 20 Schools Selected for the New Software Engineering Pilot ProgramMonday, February 25, 2013:
AppNexus CTO and cofounder Mike Nolet joins New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg in announcing the new software engineering pilot program for high schools: “Hiring programmers and engineers is one of the biggest challenges facing AppNexus today and is critical to our success and growth... These students will surely benefit from learning computer science, and we will be hiring them as soon as possible!”
Mayor Bloomberg Launches New "We Are Made in NY" Initiative to Support New York City's Thriving Tech Industry and Continue Record Job GrowthTuesday, February 19, 2013:
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, Media & Entertainment Commissioner Katherine Oliver and Chief Digital Officer Rachel Haot launched “We Are Made in NY,” a multi-platform initiative promoting the city’s thriving technology and digital sector. AppNexus is one of the six companies featured in this campaign, currently running online, on subway platforms, on bus shelters, on the sides of buses, and on Taxi TV.
AppNexus Raises $75 Million in Funding to Accelerate Rapid GrowthThursday, January 24, 2013:
AppNexus today announced it has raised $75 million in Series D funding led by Technology Crossover Ventures (TCV), one of the largest growth equity firms focused on the tech industry. AppNexus joins Facebook, Netflix, ExactTarget and other groundbreaking companies within TCV’s investment portfolio. Venrock and Tribeca Venture Partners also participated in the round.
AppNexus Continues to Carve Out Leading Position in the Digital Advertising Market in France; Signs Audience SquareWednesday, December 5, 2012:
AppNexus, today’s most powerful, open and customizable advertising technology platform, announced that it is supporting Audience Square, in tandem with the official launch of the Audience Square news and media marketplace. As the technology partner for this new offer, AppNexus is providing an end-to-end solution for Audience Square to take full advantage of the growth opportunities in programmatic buying, while providing its media brands with more effective management of their advertising revenues.
AppNexus Affirms Commitment to Canadian Market: Appoints Canadian country manager, opening Canadian headquarters in Toronto.Wednesday, November 7, 2012:
AppNexus, the world leader in real-time advertising technology, is opening its Canadian headquarters in Toronto and has appointed digital advertising executive Heather Forrester as Country Manager. Forrester is well known in the Canadian advertising community, having recently served as a key player on Google Canada’s retail vertical team, and will be responsible for the overall development and expansion of AppNexus’ business in Canada.