20th December 2019
Social video company Brave Bison (AIM: BBSN) is pleased to announce the appointment of Oliver Green as non-executive Director of the Company, with immediate effect.
Oli, 27, is the Chief Executive of Top 100 digital marketing agency Tangent. Oli has worked in digital marketing and technology for the last seven years across a range of sectors including FMCG, Technology, B2B and Automotive. Clients have included Sky, PepsiCo, SAP, IWG, Carlsberg and Group PSA. Oli has advised on strategy across projects such as digital transformation, conversion rate optimisation and customer relationship management (CRM).
Oli was included in the British Interactive Media Association's (BIMA) Top 100 list and is a regular commentator on UK digital media and marketing.
Oli is also a Director of private investment vehicle Tangent Industries Ltd and has led a number of significant investments in the TMT sector.
Tangent and associated companies currently hold 22.2 per cent. of the issued share capital of Brave Bison Group plc.
Kate Burns, Chief Executive Officer of the Company, commented:
"Oli has deep industry experience and relevant insight into the rapidly changing digital industry. He brings valuable strategic input and a powerful network of potential partners to Brave Bison and the executive team. We are thrilled to have him join the board."
Regulatory disclosures (in accordance with Rule 17 and Schedule Two paragraph (g) of the AIM Rules for Companies)
Oliver Charles Green (known as Oli Green), aged 27, is currently a director of Tangent Marketing Services Ltd and Tangent Industries Limited. In the previous five years, Oliver Green has been a director of TOD London UK Ltd.
Oliver Green owns 1,052,414 ordinary shares in the Company ("Ordinary Shares"), representing 0.17 per cent. of the Company's issued share capital and voting rights. In addition, Oliver Green is a director and shareholder in Tangent Marketing Services Ltd, which holds 133,705,556 Ordinary Shares, and is a director of Tangent Industries Ltd which holds 1,100,000 Ordinary Shares, representing 21.84 per cent. and 0.18 per cent. of the Company's issued share capital and voting rights, respectively.
For further information, contact:
Brave Bison Group
Kate Burns, Chief Executive Officer
via Bea Warner, Head of Marketing on firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel: +44 (0)20 3968 2475
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About Brave Bison
We are Brave Bison, your social partner. We specialise in cross-platform video content, connecting global audiences through social media. Our online communities reach over 135 million followers and our Brave Bison Studio provides expertise across strategy, research, data-driven insights, creative and production. We are one of the largest Youtube channel partners, with over 700 channels offering targeted inventory opportunities, whilst our in-house specialists deliver exceptional audience development and optimisation. Our cultural connections and extensive networks have meant we have built long-standing client relationships with brands including P&G, LandRover, Lego and Uniqlo. With over 70 members of staff across London, Singapore, Japan and Korea, our 8-year-old business continues to stay at the forefront of this fast-moving digital age.