NEWS31 May 2016

Lightspeed boosts US sales team

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US – Global data collection company Lightspeed has appointed Darren Magot as west region sales vice-president as part of the company’s growth in the Americas.

Magot was previously associate vice-president of research solutions at Instantly although he had worked at GMI before that as sales director, major accounts.

Magot will lead new client acquisitions in the west of the US as well as managing strategic business partnerships with clients using Lightspeed GMI’s panels.

In addition, Mauricio Vasquez and Abbey Banegas have joined as account executives.

In their respective roles, Vasquez and Banegas will be responsible for client development and management for Lightspeed GMI and Lightspeed All Global.

Vasquez was most recently client development manager at Research Now. Banegas also joins from Research Now where she managed client development for its global healthcare market research solutions group.