New Facebook Platform Industry Hires: Nanigans, Sociable Labs, Identified, Buddy Media and More

Nanigans hired a CFO, Sociable Labs a VP of Engineering, Identified and Buddy Media engineers and other companies hired sales and support staff this week.

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Here’s this week’s list of hires:


  • Scott Ward, CFO – formerly CFO at Chitika.
  • Ben Tregoe, SVP Business Development – previously the Founder & CEO at Getsugar.

Sociable Labs

  • James Donelan, Vice President of Engineering – formerly Vice President of Engineering  at Lithium Technologies.


  • Rui Li, Software Engineer – formerly a Software Engineer at Facebook.

Buddy Media

  • Richard Castera, Platform Response Engineer – formerly Technology Director/Lead Web Developer at SankyNet.
  • Imre de Daranyi, European Sales Director – had worked in Business Partnerships at Facebook.


  • Helen Attia, Sales and Marketing, EMEA – formerly Senior Account Manager, South East Asia (Singapore) at Adobe.
  • Wendy Asiedu, Strategic Account Director – previously an Account Executive at Omniture.


  • Michael Poppy, Account Manager – previously Director of Traffic and Project Management at Broadcast Interactive Media.
  • Bob Hutchinson, Sales Director – formerly the National Account Manager at Brainshark, Inc.
  • Renee Richveis, Sales Executive – was Staffing/Talent Consultant at KU Consulting.

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