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Tech Moves: Former Razorfish exec Jeff Lanctot named CEO of Mixpo; Skytap adds VPs; and more

—Mixpo, the six-year-old online video advertising startup, has named former Razorfish and aQuantive executive Jeff Lanctot as CEO. He replaces founder Anupam Gupta, who will remain on the board of directors. Lanctot has served on the board of Mixpo for the past four years. “I believe in our people and our product, and more importantly,… Read More

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Former msnbc.com boss joins board of Mixpo to bring video ads to all screens

Former MSNBC Interactive News president Charlie Tillinghast has joined the board of Mixpo, a Seattle startup that’s developed technology to deliver online video ads across multiple screens. The appointment is a big win for Mixpo, and comes two weeks after Tillinghast officially stepped down from NBCNews.com (which previously operated under the name msnbc.com). Why Mixpo? Tillinghast tells GeekWire… Read More

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Mixpo to help online publishers run ‘smarter’ video ads

As more dollars shift to online advertising, Mixpo wants to welcome those newcomers with open arms. To do that, the Seattle startup today is rolling out a new SmartVideo platform that it says will help publishers and ad networks create interactive video ads that work across desktop computers, tablets and mobile phones. In addition, the… Read More