OpenX Taps Former Spot Runner, Overture Exec As President

Los Angeles-based online advertising technology provider OpenX announced this morning that it has named former SpotRunner executive John Gentry as its President. Gentry was President of Spot Runner, and also served as Chief Revenue Officer at Green Dot, SVP and GM at Overture Services, and also had been at Disney/ABC Cable Networks and Discovery Communications. OpenX said that Gentry will head up its three core operating teams in business, engineering, and product.