Excite’s UK sales director Khalil Ibrahimi is leaving the internet
portal after two years with the company.
Ibrahimi said he would initially take some time off, but added that he
planned to continue his sales career in the online sector. He was unable
to give details.
Before his stint at Excite, Ibrahimi was European sales manager at
He joined Excite as UK sales manager and was promoted to the director
role in April last year.
During his time at Excite, he has helped to expand the sales team from
three to ten people and build revenue to ’seven figures plus per
Ibrahimi stressed that he would remain an employee of Excite until the
end of March. His replacement has not yet been announced.
Excite’s UK sales were handled by TSMSi until April 1998, when they were
taken inhouse. The move coincided with the arrival of Evan Rudowski as
the company’s director of European operations. Dela Quist, director of
European sales, heads the sales team.
ExciteUK is keen to raise its profile in an increasingly crowded market
and recently ran a TV campaign.