NEW YORK (October 24, 2013) – Essence, a leading digital agency, today announced the appointment of Jeremy Sigel to the newly created role of Client Director, Mobile, effective immediately. In this role, based in San Francisco, he is charged with spearheading Google’s mobile marketing efforts in North America to promote the company’s products and services.

“Jeremy has a proven track record of providing groundbreaking mobile solutions, and we look forward to the leadership and experience that he'll bring to one of the world’s biggest brands,” said Richard Mooney, Partner and COO. “It goes without saying that we’re thrilled to welcome him to our management team.”

Sigel has been a digital media veteran for the majority of his professional career, bringing a unique perspective to the mobile landscape given his attention to the user experience. Most recently, he led the development and execution of global mobile marketing strategies and campaigns for Nokia where he was responsible for increasing brand consideration and driving downloads from the app store. Previously, he was responsible for marketing and client strategy at Linkstorm, a rich media advertising technology vendor. Sigel also developed and launched his own social networking iPhone application called 11:11Wish.

According to Sigel, “What attracted me to Essence is its commitment to providing a fresh approach and real value for leading brands. It’s filled with smart people with diverse perspectives hungry to help drive businesses forward. I can’t wait to contribute to the efforts of this top-notch team.”

The announcement comes on the heels of two significant executive moves – the hiring of Christian Juhl as CEO, North America earlier this month and Brian Krick as Head of Search and Biddable, North America in August.

About Essence

Essence is a digital agency based in London, New York, San Francisco, Seattle and Singapore that delivers strategy, media, creative, and social solutions globally. They are the digital agency of record for sophisticated clients such as eBay, Expedia and Google, clients that are at the leading edge of the digital marketplace. It’s their unique challenges that inspire Essence to go beyond traditional marketing approaches, mixing cutting-edge technology (often their own) with shrewd business brains and inventive creativity. For more information please visit

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Media Contact:
Lee Lubarsky
DiGennaro Communications

Published on: 12:12AM on 25th October 2013