Acast, the world’s leading independent podcast company Announce Appointed Patrick Butkus as Vice President of Marketing. The newly created position will see Butkus spearhead global marketing efforts from the company’s New York City office and underscore Acast’s ambitious growth strategy for 2022 in the U.S. and beyond.
Most recently as Director of Purchasing and Marketing for Discovery’s streaming products Discovery+ and GOLFTV, Butkus will be responsible for building and increasing awareness of the Acast brand, products and services globally.
Butkus, who previously held various marketing roles at ESPN and Nestlé, is another senior Acast US employee following the recent announcement of the appointment of Veronika Taylor as Acast’s SVP of Creator Network and Georgina Holt as Managing Director of the Americas. become more international.
“Pat is a very important addition to our growing global marketing team and will allow us to bring the Acast brand to thousands of creators, listeners and in front of the brand. .
“It’s a testament to our strong growth in the U.S. that we’re able to attract someone as talented as Pat, whose years of experience with top media and entertainment brands will be invaluable to the entire team – helping us build a strong presence in 2022 Years strengthen our efforts to go beyond.”
Butkus added: “I’ve heard the name ‘Acast’ more and more over the past few years, and it’s easy to see why it’s such a compelling player in the creator economy – it’s an innovation This ambitious and ambitious podcasting company has the leadership and vision to become a world leader. I look forward to playing my part in making that happen.”