Accent Media hires Commercial Operations Director to support next level of growth
London, February 04, 2016: Accent Media Limited, owner of the ‘.tickets’ top level domain [“TLD”], has appointed Kristi Flax as Commercial Operations Director to support the next phase in the company’s development following six months of sustained growth.
Since the public launch of ‘.tickets’ in September 2015, Accent Media has sold domains to hundreds of well-known brands, including Google, Ebay, Amazon, Manchester United F.C., and every team in the NBA, NFL and MLB.
Kristi joins Accent Media to lead operational and marketing management and support business development. Prior to this Kristi was Chief Operating Officer for PPI Claimline Limited, a company she founded in 2009. Kristi has also held senior roles at Fortress Investment Group, where she was Vice President, and GE Capital as a Director.
Flax said: “It’s an exciting time to join Accent Media, with ‘.tickets’ in a strong position to be upscaled in a number of sectors. The team’s transformative vision for the ticketing industry, and in fact the broader online commerce industry, complements my ambition perfectly.”
Steve Machin, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Accent Media, said: “After such a successful launch phase, Kirsti brings all the requisite experience to help us build out the platform to the next stage to support our ambitious growth plans.”