Media Contacts Philippines, the digital media brand of Havas Media Ortega, has appointed Carlos Palma as the executive director for the agency. He is now responsible for growing the business of key clients and developing new discipline segments of the agency. Palma’s one key focus will be to further push for digital leadership of the agency in the industry.
On his appointment, Palma said, “Getting an opportunity to do amazing things with an amazing company is what it is all about. I am excited to bring new energy to the team and learn from some of the best people in the industry. It is definitely going to be interesting.” It is interesting to note that Palma holds the distinction of being the youngest digital practitioner ever to be elected as Internet and Mobile Marketing Association in the Philippines (IMMAP) board member. Before joining he was the MD Nuffnang Philippines, a leading blog advertising community.
In fact Jos Ortega, CEO of Havas Media Ortega feels that Palma’s NuffNang experience will help him in expanding the depth and breadth of various services that MC Philippines offers. Eduardo Mapa, CEO of Media Contacts Philippines added, “Carlos is among the true blue blooded digital practitioners in the Philippines today. His remarkable contribution to the growth of Nuffnang speaks volumes of his capabilities and potentials. He is among the trailblazers in the industry and this is what Media Contacts is after – to get the best and young rising stars of Philippine Digital.”