Digital media download platform Spinlet has appointed Neil Schwartzman its new chief executive officer (CEO) as the company brings media distribution to Africa’s emerging markets.
According to Schwartzman’s LinkedIn page, he has “deep business experience working with internet, digital media and distribution, e-commerce and mobile businesses in first world and emerging markets”.
It says he has an “excellent” understanding of formal and informal business across Africa.
The focus of Schwartzman’s tenure will be aiding Spinlet’s digital content distribution across Africa via music and television.
Prior to his appointment, he worked with Web Slingers Inc, MIH Internet, Media24 and Dealfish.com.
He has 17 years of experience in e-commerce, product development, mobile internet, emerging markets and systems thinking.