Kantar Media Compete Names Scott Centurino Chief Operating Officer

Former CEO of Crimson Hexagon Will Oversee Company’s Rapid Growth in Digital Measurement Industry

BOSTON, MA–(Marketwire – Aug 3, 2011) – Kantar Media Compete today announced that Scott Centurino has joined the company as chief operating officer (COO). Centurino, who will report to Compete’s president, Scott Ernst, will play an important role in managing the company’s growth as it expands its global footprint and digital measurement offerings.

“Scott has a track record of success in our industry and has worked closely with advertisers, agencies and publishers to develop tools that harness the power of data,” said Compete president Scott Ernst. “We’re in a period of tremendous growth at Kantar Media Compete, and Scott’s ability to get teams aligned around common goals and channel their energy makes him the ideal fit for this time in our company’s history.”

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About Jen Duguay:
Jen Duguay joins Compete to take on all things social media. She comes from a social issue background, most recently having worked for the Social Innovation Forum, the venture philanthropy arm of Root Cause, a nonprofit research and consulting firm. Jen's interests include singing, marketing, running, art, making guacemole, and using social entrepreneurship to tackle world issues. She has spent time in Belize and the Dominican Republic working on microfinance initiatives and recently traveled to Kenya where she studied the public healthcare system. Follow Jen @jenduguay on Twitter.