SEATTLE, WA and LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwired - May 4, 2016) - autoGraph.me, the providers of User Generated Profiles (UGP) and the Profile Cloud™, have appointed Kevin Telford as Vice President of Strategy for the company.
Over the past 18 years, Telford has directed customer data engagement strategies for organizations such as VeriSign, Acxiom, Dixons Store Group International, Sainsbury's and most recently at marketing data house Callcredit.
An advocate of the UK Government's Business, Innovation & Skills Open Data Strategy, Telford has led commercial initiatives in data transparency. He was instrumental in developing Identity Assurance solutions to help clients across retail, finance, telecommunications and automotive, de-risk their data investments and achieve data compliancy through permissions.
"In the world of data services, Kevin has an unparalleled consumer-centric focus," says Henry Lawson, CEO of autoGraph.me. "His belief in building trust and putting the power with the consumer to own their data and preferences echoes the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and is the driving force behind autoGraph's SaaS platform. Kevin's position at autoGraph.me ensures we continue to lead EU GDPR at a strategic level through our 1st party data compliance, User Generated Profiles and the Profile Cloud™."
autoGraph.me provides User Generated Profiles (UGP) and the Profile Cloud™ to database and loyalty marketers to optimize consumer acquisition, retention and engagement. Unlike third-party data providers and DMPs, autoGraph's patented SaaS platform generates and enriches first-party, opted-in consumer profiles without invading consumer privacy, compliant with EUGDPR. Clients include major retailers, telecommunications carriers, CPG and financial services, such as the world's second largest mobile company and the UK's second largest supermarket chain. autograph.me is based in Seattle, WA and London, UK and is VC-backed by Voyager Capital and Alliance of Angels.
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