Maria Grivas

Maria Grivas

Chief Digital Officer at UM
Sydney, Australia

Summary

Hello. I'm completely in awe of the disruption that continues to challenge us as marketers. As a natural-born problem solver I see in this an opportunity to overcome some of the most persistent barriers that hamper success.
I love what I do because it allows me to stretch into many aspects of my capability - I get to be mathematical, creative, passionate, technical, collaborative - all in equal parts.
My marketing-world utopia right now - as a collective (advertisers, publishers, agencies) we adopt better marketing practices in support of a positive customer value exchange so that ad avoidance such as ad blockers, don't need to be a consumer consideration. 

Positions

Chief Digital Officer
UM Australia
January 2016 - Present (1 year 7 months)
Head of Digital
IPG Mediabrands
January 2014 - December 2015 (1 year 11 months)
National Digital Director
UM Australia
November 2011 - December 2013 (2 years 1 month)
Sales Strategy Manager
June 2008 - November 2011 (3 years 5 months)
Yahoo!7 is a comprehensive and engaging online destination for Australian consumers and advertisers. A joint venture between the Seven Network Limited and Yahoo! Inc, Yahoo!7 brings together the online assets of a global internet leader and premium television and magazine content from Seven Media Group.
Account Director
Insite Organisation
April 2004 - July 2008 (4 years 3 months)
Insite Organisation is a specialist marketing company that provides integrated business and communication solutions across four main disciplines – marketing & sponsorships, media planning, buying and leveraging, events and PR.

Education

BA/BED English and History; Education

University of New South Wales, 2052
1999 - 2003 (4 years)

Similar Talent

Hugh Boyle
Global Chief Digital Officer
Geometry Global - New York HQ
Winston Binch
Partner, Chief Digital Officer
Deutsch
Zak Treuhaft
Chief Digital Officer
Grey Group
Danielle Bennett
Chief Digital Officer
McCann North America
Dawn Winchester
Chief Digital Officer
Publicis North America
Ken Burbary
Chief Digital Officer
Campbell Ewald
Eugene Chew
Chief Digital Officer
J. Walter Thompson Shanghai
Pam Scheideler
Partner, Chief Digital Officer
Deutsch

Create a free Talent profile and become a member of AdForum

Get Started