Today (March 24), ExchangeWire announced the appointment of John Still (pictured) as Chief Content Officer to join its growing editorial team.
Still joins ExchangeWire with an editorial background, having held positions at CMC Markets, CultureTrip and The Guardian, where he spent five years in editorial, marketing and events roles, working closely with clients from ad tech space on sponsored content strategies. Most recently, Still worked at a start-up creative agency, giving him extensive experience creating and managing high-quality content across all channels and formats.
The Chief Content Officer role will see Still leading ExchangeWire’s growing editorial and content team, as well as playing a critical role in curating and developing content for ExchangeWire’s global audience through his written content. , visual and audio, as well as the ATS series of events; responsible for producing original editorial content on ExchangeWire’s core pillars of media, marketing and commerce.
Upon joining ExchangeWire, Still commented: “I am delighted to have joined the ExchangeWire team. It’s such an exciting role, at a pivotal time for the company. I look forward to growing and expanding our content offering, further enhancing ExchangeWire’s already outstanding reputation in the industry.”
Still will report to ExchangeWire COO Lindsay Rowntree, who previously served as Chief Content Officer.
“John brings with him a wealth of industry experience and knowledge,” Rowntree commented, “which he will use to lead the editorial team to new heights and challenge our thought leaders, asking the right questions and extracting truth from jargon, to continue highlighting the most exciting developments in media, marketing and commerce.”
Still’s appointment comes at an exciting time for ExchangeWire, having grown the team by 75% over the past 12 months, following the continued growth of its portfolio of products and services, including global events ATS, The Wires Awards, The MadTech Podcast, TraderTalk TV, PressBox, among others. Always brings with him practical knowledge to enable the publication to continue to grow, enter new areas and challenge the status quo.