Movers: Appointment at Rhythm New Media

The Silicon Valley-based mobile advertising company Rhythm New Media has appointed Stephen Upstone to launch its UK operation.

Upstone joins from the targeted content company Touch Clarity, where he was the business development director. During his early career, Upstone held positions at a number of traditional media agencies, including Universal McCann and Michaelides & Bednash, before joining the venture capital company FirstCapital as a director. In his new role, he will be tasked with hiring a sales team to grow Rhythm New Media's mobile advertising offering in the UK.