Rumble, a video monetization platform, named Miguel Monteverde as chief operating officer.
Monteverde was a principal at Green Mountain Advisors, a consulting firm he founded. Before that he was with Discovery and AOL.
He will oversee the day to day operations of Rumble, securing and managing media partnerships for the company, which said it grew 300% in 2017.
“With decades of industry experience and entrepreneurial drive, Miguel is a proven leader,” Chris Pavlovski, founder and CEO of Rumble, said in a statement. “This is a critical time for big media and digital publishers who are trying to grow profitable video businesses online. The Rumble platform has always provided a compelling solution for these companies and with Miguel now on board, we are even better equipped to help them grow their video revenue.”
At Discovery, Monteverde was senior VP of digital media. At AOL, he was general manager of AOL Video.
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