NEWS23 August 2010

Verve expands Sydney team


AUSTRALIA— Online brand community firm Verve has expanded its Sydney office team with two new hires.

Betty Mai (pictured) has joined as a partner, with responsibility for Australia and New Zealand, while Chantal Brady has joined as an online community manager.

Mai was previously a client services consultant at business intelligence firm Veda Advantage and a research manager at ACA Research.

Brady was most recently an account manager with Research Now.

The pair join existing partner Lamia Lee in the Sydney office, with CEO and co-founder Andrew Cooper continuing to divide his time between the firm’s London and Sydney offices.