We’re excited to announce that Jon Myers will be the new Chairman of our Board of Directors!
Jon brings 20+ years experience from his different roles in digital marketing and sales. He’s joining at a key time for us, as we continue our expansion in the UK and beyond.
From our CEO, Mats Lyngstad:
“I’m thrilled to have Jon join our team. His experience with scaling MarTech companies and knowledge of the EMEA market will be of great value to us moving forward. Choosing to invest in inzpire.me also shows his commitment to us and our mission to humanize marketing.”
Jon currently works as an independent consultant helping startups and scaleups grow. He began his career in digital marketing and sales in 1997, when he worked as one of the original core team members of Latitude Digital Marketing.
In 2007, he moved on to build and scale the paid search and SEO offering at MediaVest, a part of Publicis Groupe, helping them drive significant growth before accepting a position as Director, Account Management at Yahoo UK & Ireland in 2010.
He then moved on to MarTech company, Marin Software, where he headed up the EMEA region. There, he helped double international revenues and was part of the executive management team that took the company through an IPO in 2013.
More recently, Jon was a member of the leadership team and at DeepCrawl, where he was responsible for their global customers and commercial staff in their UK and US offices. He helped the company through a Series A investment round and established the ground for more investment.
Here’s Jon on joining the Board:
“I’m very excited to be inzpire.me’s new Chairman! I was impressed with the team’s passion and growth leading up my decision to join them.
I believe inzpire.me has market leading technology within one of the fastest growing digital sectors of influencer marketing. So when I was offered the role, it was an easy yes. It’s also one of the reasons why I decided to invest in the company.
I’m looking forward to going on this journey with inzpire.me immensely.”
In addition to Jon, our board members include:
- Magne Uppman, SNÖ Ventures
- Kajsa Gatenbeck, Schibsted Growth
- Mats Lyngstad, inzpire.me