Based with Brandwatch in Brighton, 35 year old Tookey, will be responsible for managing the smooth growth of Brandwatch. Commenting on his appointment, Bryan said: “I can’t think of a more exciting role than helping organisations and individuals figure out and react to what people are saying about them in social media. I have watched Brandwatch set itself apart from its competitors by providing the best realtime coverage of the social web, the cleanest data and the finest support. I am proud to be joining this team and look forward to building on their already successful model.”
Giles Palmer, CEO of Brandwatch, comments: “We’re delighted to have Bryan join Brandwatch. With his extensive search expertise and tremendous organisational talent, he will be a great leader for Brandwatch as we look to grow as quickly and as smoothly as possible.”
With the appointment of such a high-profile person to their finance department I wonder what they are up to?