Synacor names Starcom global brand president to board of directors

Synacor (NASDAQ: SYNC) has appointed Starcom Global Brand President Lisa Donohue to its board of directors, the company said.

In addition to providing industry-leading portal, email, and video technology solutions, Synacor is a monetization partner for hundreds of Internet Service Providers, Consumer Electronics companies, and Content Publishers.

Synacor´s brand-safe advertising platform reaches more than 200 million monthly uniques and is poised for high growth. Donohue, who is also a member of the Publicis Media global leadership team, brings deep experience and expertise in advertising and leveraging data to drive consumer media consumption.

Donohue joined Starcom in 1987 and has played an instrumental role in growing the company into one of the most successful global media agencies with USD 26 billion in media billings worldwide. Previously the CEO of Starcom USA, Donohue guided teams to overcome challenges on behalf of the world´s marketers and new establishment brands, including Airbnb, Samsung, Procter & Gamble, Bank of America, Kellogg´s, Kraft Heinz, and Visa.

Donohue is actively involved in a number of organizations and charities. She is President of the board of Trustees at Milton Academy in Massachusetts, and serves on the boards of She Runs It and The 4A´s. She graduated from Brown University with a B.A. in Organizational Behavior and Management and Economics.

Synacor (Nasdaq: SYNC) is a trusted technology development, multiplatform services and revenue partner for video, Internet and communications providers, device manufacturers, governments and enterprises.

Synacor´s mission is to enable its customers to better engage with their consumers. Its customers use Synacor´s technology platforms and services to scale their businesses and extend their subscriber relationships. Synacor delivers managed portals, advertising solutions, email and collaboration platforms, end-to-end video solutions and cloud-based identity management. www.synacor.com