Russell Young, formerly with SapientNitro, is the new senior vice-president of interactive and mobile experiences at STRATACACHE, Dayton, Ohio-based provider of scalable, high-performance digital signage, content distribution and enterprise video acceleration technologies.
“With his extensive, in-depth experience and knowledge, Russell is the perfect addition to the STRATACACHE team,” says Chris Riegel, STRATACACHE CEO. “During this time of significant growth and transformation in mobile and interactive technologies, he will play a pivotal role in charting a course for our clients that delivers innovation and success.”
Prior to joining STRATACACHE, Russell spent over a decade deeply involved with the digital signage industry at Samsung and then at SapientNitro, where he was director of global alliances, mobile and digital merchandising, helping brands connect with their consumers and speaking at industry events on global trends and technologies.
“STRATACACHE’s dedication and commitment to the industries it serves has led it to an impressive growth forecast for many years to come,” says Young. “I look forward to establishing new business partnerships and developing innovative digital experiences as our commitment to our customers evolves.”
Russell graduated from St. Leo University in Florida while carrying out an eight-year enlistment in the U.S. Navy where he served in Desert Storm and Desert Shield. He will be based at Stratacache’s office in Fort Worth, Texas.