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Blis hires Emma-Jayne Owens to drive ANZ growth

By Media release - Blis

18 November 2019 2min read

Emma-Jayne Owens

By Media release - Blis

18 November 2019 2min read

Marketing intelligence firm Blis has hired Emma-Jayne Owens as ANZ managing director, taking over from Nick Ballard. 

Owens has significant commercial experience. She led the commercial function of ARN & iHeart Radio, and has had senior roles a Mig Mobile, Mi9 Media and Austereo.

“We’re delighted to welcome Emma-Jayne to lead the Blis team. She has incredible experience across the media spectrum and has led initiatives and partnerships with some of the world’s biggest brands throughout her career at some of Australia’s biggest media companies,” said Greg Isbister, CEO of Blis.

“I’d also like to thank Nick. He has been a great leader at Blis over the years and we wish him the best of luck for the future.”

Owens said she is thrilled to join the company. 

“Blis’ ambition to better understand real-life human behaviour is impressive and their global industry recognition speaks volumes about their commitment to transparency, accuracy and effectiveness for brands,“ added Owens. “I’m looking forward to working with the team to create more customer success stories.”

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By Media release - Blis

18 November 2019 2min read

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