Charles Gabriel makes the jump to a newly created role at Maker after serving as SVP of global video sales at AOL.
Produced by AOL Studios, all 12 episodes of the series are available for streaming in the US, UK and Canada.
The company’s VP and GM of consumer experiences at AOL Video on the challenges and benefits of stepping into the world of connected TVs.
With 2014 Q1 profits up 8% thanks to programmatic advertising, the company is aiming to further mine the revenue vein by purchasing the cross-platform ad optimization company.
The media co will be the exclusive sponsor of the 16 AOL Originals shows as well as AOL Makers.
Leanne Gibson on the new ad option the media co is bringing to Canada in a few weeks.
The US website has given its videos a spotlight placement, with the Canadian website considering a similar move.
#CandidlyNicole, City.ballet., The Future Starts Here and Hardwired will return to the AOL On Network, with a Canadian NewFront to come following the event in New York City.