24/7 Real Media Hires Seven

NEW YORK — 24/7 Real Media has recruited seven people for senior posts in the company’s New York, Chicago and San Francisco offices.

Four new account executives are joining the New York office. They include Frank Bilich, Jason Merhaut, Joshua Lefkowitz and Fabiana Esteves.

Bilich joins the company from Vivendi Universal Net where he worked with packaged goods and pharmaceutical clients on online and cross-promotional opportunities. Prior to that, he spent nearly six years working at Computer Shopper Magazine, a Ziff-Davis publication. Merhaut comes from The Comedy Lab, where he was responsible for selling creative ad packages to companies like Volkswagen and Time-Life. Previously, he was with NetZero.

Lefkowitz’s past stints include Treasure trivia.com, IPO.com and Zach’s Investment Services. Esteves has five years online experience, primarily with Starmedia where she held a variety of sales, marketing and creative services posts working with companies such as Kraft, Budweiser, Sony and Coke.

Matt Day and Christine Schmidt join the San Francisco and Chicago offices, respectively, as account executives. Most recently, Day ran his own company, Day One Media, and before that, he worked at Photopoint.com and Cybereps. Schmidt’s experience includes media sales for Talk City, Engage and NBC in the U.S. and OZEmail in Australia.

Dave Momsen will join the iPromotion team reporting to Darren Dunn. Momsen has been working at the 24/7 Austin office.