NEWS13 September 2010

Kantar Video appoints client service director

North America People

US— Sholien Houng-Babalis has been appointed director of client service at Kantar Video, the research group’s video innovation division.

Houng-Babalis was most recently global director of digital operations at Dynamic Logic, Millward Brown’s digital unit, and earlier in her career she served as ad operations manager at the firm.

Other roles she has held include manager for publisher relations at WPP-owned online data collection agency Safecount, digital traffic manager at Draftfcb and advertising coordinator at OgilvyOne.

In her new role at Kantar she will be responsible for managing client, partner and publisher relations for the Kantar Videolytics service, an online and mobile video tracking and optimisation platform that is currently in beta mode and set to go live in the Autumn.

She will report to Kantar Video CEO Bill Lederer.