Contact Us

Facebook Hires Gary Briggs To Replace Eric Antonow

Stephen Lam, Getty Images

Former Google and Motorola (Motorola was acquired by Google in 2012) executive Gary Briggs is joining the Facebook team as the social media company’s first Chief Marketing Officer.

Briggs is officially replacing Eric Antonow, who served as Vice President of Product Marketing.

According to an article by Cotton Delo in Ad Age, “Mr. Antonow will stay on through the transition period and is leaving Facebook in September to work on a project related to his interest in education, according to a company spokesman. There will also be a change in the company’s organizational structure. While Mr. Antonow reported to chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg, Mr. Briggs will report to its VP-product Chris Cox.

It is largely anticipated that Briggs will be concentrating most of his activities, at least initially, on Facebook’s mobile advertising and applications.

 

More From WIBX

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wibx950.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on WIBX 950 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Register on WIBX 950 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!