AdColonized: Getting to Know Ceji Bourgeois

Posted Jan 12, 2017

Ever wondered what it would be like to manage multiple offices across the country and keep all seven branches happy? Meet Ceji Bourgeois, the Manager of Office Administration at AdColony! She first gained experience at an independent film finance and production company, taking on many duties such as the executive assistant/office manager/production coordinator. With a passion for…

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Shannon in Japan

AdColonized: Getting to Know Shannon Ray

Posted Jan 5, 2017

Most people have lived in only one or two states, but there’s one AdColony team member who has lived in six! After growing up in Austin, Shannon earned her degree in Graphic Design at Auburn University. She gained a lot of invaluable experience at the web shop, carbonhouse, delivering web products for theatres, auditoriums, and concert halls. Some of her clients…

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Kate Onk, Sr. Performance Manager

AdColonized: Getting to Know Kate Onk

Posted Nov 10, 2016

Ever wonder why LeBron James chose Miami? Did you find it peculiar that he chose the Sunshine State just after Kate Onk chose to study Business Administration at Florida Southern College? While they both share similar journeys as Ohio-an’s turned Floridi-an’s, Kate, unlike Lebron, has gone on to have a successful career in data analytics…

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AdColonized: Rui Li, Sr. Ad Ops Manager

AdColonized: Getting to Know Rui Li

Posted Oct 13, 2016

Ever heard of Chi-beria? Me neither. If you ask Rui Li, however, she’d tell you immediately that it’s what Chicago turns into when it’s so cold out you wonder whether you might actually be on the frozen tundra of Siberia. Before moving to sunny Los Angeles, Rui lived in Chicago for 7 years, a large…

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AdColonized: Getting to Know Bryce Nankervis

Posted Sep 1, 2016

It’s mid June 2015, and the AdColony Marketing team has just signed a sponsorship contract for GDC Europe/Gamescom later that year. Who else would be solidifying our sponsorship on the UBM side, but Bryce Nankervis, our usual rep? Little did we know, Bryce was on the cusp of becoming an AdColonist. A couple of weeks later,…

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Highlights from Casual Connect Europe 2016

Posted Feb 25, 2016

First up on our Casual Connect calendar of events this year was Casual Connect Europe! We shipped off several members of our EMEA group to Amsterdam last week along with a couple of our California-based publishing experts to round off the team. They had a great time at the Beurs van Berlage, a former stock exchange turned event venue. Thanks…

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Kochava Mobile Summit 2016 Highlights

Posted Feb 19, 2016

A few members of the AdColony team spent the second half of last week in the snowy mountains of Sandpoint, Idaho attending the Kochava Mobile Summit. Our own Chris D’Avanzo, GM of North America, led a session on the first day around the top app install marketing trends from the top 100 grossing mobile publishers. It was…

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Posted Dec 15, 2015

It’s that time of year again! The holidays are here, and with them come the festivities. It’s been a nonstop year for us here at Opera Mediaworks & AdColony, so we decided to celebrate the holidays with a nonstop party. Our offices across the APAC, EMEA, & North America regions held each of their holiday parties on…

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Giving Thanks

Posted Nov 26, 2015

Yesterday, a few of us stole away from the office for a few hours. It wasn’t to go surfing or hiking, but rather to volunteer at the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank. While we sorted through 21,000 pounds of dry food, we were but a small part of a larger team of volunteers. Together, we helped…

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