Giant Media Names CEO

Los Angeles-based Giant Media, a native advertising company which is part of Adknowledge, said this morning that it has named John Cobb as its CEO. Cobb was most recently COO of Fexy Brands, and was CEO of Publishing Group of America (PGOA), which was backed by Bain CApital and Shamrock Capital, and had headed up the firm when it was sold to Fexy in 2014. Giant focuses on native video advertising for brands.