JERSEY CITY, N.J., Feb. 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SITO Mobile, Ltd. (NASDAQ:SITO), the Consumer Behavior and Location Sciences™ company ("SITO Mobile" or the "Company"), is pleased to announce the appointment of Terry Lynn as the Company's Chief Financial Officer effective as of February 19, 2019. Mr. Lynn is a data-driven, strategic CFO having domain expertise in online media, consumer healthcare and software-as-a-service. Mr. Lynn served as Chief Financial Officer at MedHelp, a large consumer healthcare company, and helped to lead its acquisition by Merck & Co., Inc. in 2014. Since the time of the sale of MedHelp, Mr. Lynn has served as a contract CFO and financial advisor to a number of Silicon Valley startups and emerging companies, including Dropbox, Weather Underground, Birdeye, iMeem and others. Mr. Lynn received a Bachelor of Science, with a major in Mathematics, and an MBA, from Vanderbilt University.
William Seagrave, SITO Mobile's Chief Operating Officer and Interim Chief Financial Officer, will step down as the Company's Interim Chief Financial Officer when Mr. Lynn joins the Company on February 19, 2019, and will continue to serve the Company as Chief Operating Officer.
Tom Pallack, SITO Mobile's Chief Executive Officer, stated the following about Mr. Lynn's appointment as the Company's Chief Financial Officer: "We are thrilled to bring Terry on board as Chief Financial Officer at SITO Mobile. We believe that Terry's experience in growing revenue and increasing market capitalization for online media and tech companies will prove invaluable for SITO Mobile's shareholders, clients and employees. We expect that Terry's wealth of knowledge in financial planning, revenue analysis and sales optimization will help us propel the Company forward and accelerate SITO Mobile's revenue growth and expansion."
Mr. Lynn has a strong reputation as a finance leader who has scaled multiple companies. Further, he has public company experience in a number of areas that are critical for the Company, including investor relations, SEC compliance, financial planning and analysis and sales management.
"I believe that SITO Mobile is well-positioned to capitalize on the necessity by brands to elevate the position of customized data-driven solutions to the forefront of their media and marketing strategies by delivering granular and real-time insights on consumer behavior," notes Lynn. "I am excited to help scale and accelerate SITO Mobile's efforts to empower brands and agencies with the solutions they need to thrive in a data-driven world."
About SITO Mobile, Ltd.
SITO Mobile is a leading mobile data technology company that provides brands customized, data-driven solutions spanning strategic insights and media campaign delivery services. Through Consumer Behavior and Location Sciences™, SITO Mobile explores the consumer journey and presents powerful strategic knowledge assets and actionable insights for executives and strategic decision makers looking to understand and influence consumer behaviors.
Brands and agencies rely on SITO Mobile as a strategic partner for real-time understandings of customer interests, actions, associations and experiences, ultimately providing increased clarity for better business decisions. The Company is headquartered in Jersey City, New Jersey and its common stock is publicly traded on the NASDAQ Stock Market under the ticker symbol "SITO." For more information regarding SITO Mobile's science, technology and solutions spanning media and research, please visit www.sitomobile.com.
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