NEW YORK, N.Y. — Elephant Ventures, a New York City based Digital Marketing and Strategic Services Company added a new member to its executive team in January – Senior Vice President of Business Development, Jannine Salo. Elephant Ventures is proud to welcome Ms. Salo, a dynamic professional who will help guide the Company’s continued growth.

“Jannine Salo is an enormous asset to the Elephant Ventures team,” said founder and President, Art Shectman. “Her extensive e-commerce and online marketing knowledge and consulting experience are energizing our management team, and her passion for excellence and superior customer service are elevating our offerings to the next level. We are very excited to have her with us, and are continually impressed by her contributions.”

As Senior Vice President of Business Development at Elephant Ventures, Salo is charged with all facets of business development, including overall strategy, new market segments, and managing the existing client base. Salo will also guide the overall strategy for both Elephant Ventures and our clients. She brings over 20 years of experience in the areas of business development, management and business development strategy. Most recently, Salo was the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer at Strategic Empowerment Enterprises.

Prior to Strategic Empowerment Enterprises, Salo was Vice President, Indian Country Technology Services at IconNicholson where she identified, implemented, managed and grew the Indian Country division throughout the U.S. Her involvement helped lead IconNicholson teams through such successful website initiatives as and, both award-winning sites.

Salo recently completed the Executive Leadership Program at Cornell. She is in the process of completing her Master of Science degree in Economic Development at Southern New Hampshire University.

About Elephant Ventures
According to Shectman, “Elephant Ventures is a trusted Marketing Partner for our clients in three key areas: Digital Marketing, Technology Strategy and Technology Solution Development. Our experience and depth of expertise in these areas allows us to offer our clients a customized solution that is based on a solid technological foundation and reliable metrics, not just the latest digital marketing fads. We know what it takes to provide technology leadership that will allow a company to face the future with confidence.”

“Our team has served in roles as diverse as a virtual CTO for a Fortune 500 real estate investment firm to Chief Operations and Strategy Officers for multiple e-tailing and digital marketing driven companies. In addition to our marketing expertise, Elephant Ventures has a deep base of technology talent.”

Elephant Ventures has extensive experience in the full ecosystem of Strategy driven Marketing and Technology and the campaign life cycle that demands expertise in each of those disciplines. Founded in 2001, the company is headquartered in New York City and has offices in Boston.

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