Bidstack Group PLC appoints Silicon Valley veteran as new Chief Technology and Product Officer

Ames has over 25 years of experience, including 20 years in Silicon Valley, with an influential profile and track record of building highly scalable companies with innovative data systems.

Bidstack Group PLC (AIM:BIDS, OTC:FTBGF) has appointed Glen Ames as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and Chief Product Officer (CPO) as it considers further applications for its software beyond its primary advertising purpose.

Ames has over 25 years of experience, including 20 years in Silicon Valley with companies such as Yahoo, AOL (NYSE: AOL), AT&T, Nortel and Turn.

He has also worked with start-ups, having sold two start-ups and worked for several pre-IPO high-growth companies, while he has 12 patents to his name.

Most recently, Ames spent five years as CTO/CPO at Captify Technologies, a growing digital media company with the largest network of independent publishers in Europe, according to Bidstack, who noted that under his leadership, the company has built strong product, data analytics and engineering teams. in several regions.

Ames has an influential profile and track record of building highly scalable businesses with innovative data systems, Bidstack added.

“Glen joins us, with more than 25 years of experience building product and technology teams for some of the biggest names in advertising and enterprise platforms,” ​​said Managing Director James Draper. .

The native in-game advertising group said the appointment will allow Francesco Petruzzelli to move into his new position as CTO general manager to focus on the company’s relationships with key customers, including Azerion and major publishers.

“It became clear that even though we started out in pure ad tech, there are other applications for our software that we can now focus on, Draper added.

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