Proper Villains, a full-service, award-winning advertising agency that integrates creative, media, and technology, announced today that it has named John Golden as Vice President of Client Services.

In his new role, Golden will be responsible for business development, new client onboarding, and client media strategy. 

“We are absolutely thrilled that John has joined our team and brought his vast experience to the agency,” stated Proper Villains Chief Executive Officer Mike Jacobs. “His understanding of the entire campaign cycle—developing, executing, and optimizing online marketing initiatives that build brands and drive ROI—makes him a tremendous asset for our clients and a valuable new addition to the team.”

Golden is a seasoned digital marketer, with deep experience in campaign management and strategy for clients such as The Wall Street Journal, Lenox, Forbes, Johnson & Johnson, Yahoo!, and Cadbury. Previously, Golden was VP of Client Services at Mercury Media, where he oversaw strategy and execution of digital marketing channels, and Director of Account Management at iMarketing Ltd (acquired by Mercury Media in 2013). Golden holds a BA in Communications from Rutgers University.