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ShareThis Sales Executive Named ThinkLA Salesperson of the Year

PALO ALTO, Calif., June 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — ShareThis, the company that makes social data actionable, is excited to announce that their Director of Sales, West, Michael Kirschenbaum, was awarded ThinkLA’s Sales Person of the Year. This honor was given based on Mike’s steadfast enthusiasm for helping brands and marketers connect with their target consumers. He is a leader both internally for his colleagues at ShareThis and externally in the LA advertising community. Through collaboration and an energetic and forward thinking approach, he has fostered excellent client partnerships, and continues to go above and beyond the status quo.

In addition, ShareThis was nominated for ThinkLA’s Partner of Year. Although the award went to another company, this recognition is a testament to the ShareThis sales organization’s continued dedication to the LA market and established leadership position in the digital industry. ShareThis was nominated amongst key players in the market, and they are thrilled to be amongst such great company. Through thought leadership initiatives, commitment to advertising agencies, marketing partners and high quality talent they have differentiated themselves as a top partner.

“Mike represents a model salesperson who is dedicated to the success of his customers, the LA Advertising community and the ShareThis mission,” says Jon Gregg, Chief Revenue Officer at ShareThis. “This award is a tribute to the innovative and committed organization our sales leadership Team has developed since day one.”

ShareThis has been working with ThinkLA for four years, strengthening the relationship through various sponsorships, including the title sponsorship for the 2014 Toys for Tots, multiple charity events and frequent work with partner charity organizations. The company looks forward to deepening the partnership with ThinkLA and to all future initiatives.

About ShareThis

ShareThis uses large-scale social data to deliver breakthrough insights, audience building and advertising solutions across mobile and desktop environments. Every day millions of consumers use ShareThis to share content across multiple devices and more than 120 social channels including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Pinterest — giving the company unrivaled visibility into online social behavior. The company works with 50+ of Advertising Age’s 100 leading national advertisers and is based in Palo Alto, Calif.