NEW YORK—April 3, 2018 - Today, Oath, a Verizon (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) subsidiary, announces that Joanna Lambert will join the company as General Manager of Finance and Tech. Ms. Lambert is a proven leader with over twenty years of experience in the financial services industry, having previously served as VP of Consumer Financial Services at PayPal and SVP Product and Operational Excellence at American Express.
At Oath, Ms. Lambert will lead the strategy and operations of Oath's Finance and Tech brands, including Yahoo Finance, Tanda, TechCrunch, and Engadget. Yahoo Finance is one of the largest business and financial news sites in the world, with unrivaled access to finance data, insights and original editorial content.*
"Our finance and tech brands are loved by tens of millions of consumers across the globe" said Simon Khalaf, Head of Media Brands and Products, Oath. "Joanna's deep expertise in turning casual consumers into loyal members of financial services would immediately be replicated here at Oath. Joanna will play a direct hand in realizing our growth objectives at Oath by further developing our differentiated Finance and Tech content and utilities to those actively involved in the financial markets as well as those simply looking to gain knowledge, insights and advice on how to invest and manage their money."
"I am excited to join the team building the foremost business and fintech brand in the world," said Joanna Lambert, General Manager of Finance and Tech. "Between our strong content, growing suite of financial solutions, and world-class mobile and digital platforms, we have a true opportunity to deliver unprecedented quality at scale to our customers and partners."
Ms. Lambert will be based at Oath's headquarters in New York.
*Source: ComScore Global Desktop
Oath, a subsidiary of Verizon, is a values-led company committed to building brands people love. Oath reaches one billion people around the world with a dynamic house of media and technology brands. A global leader in digital and mobile, Oath is shaping the future of media. For more on Oath, visit www.oath.com.
Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ), headquartered in New York City, generated $126 billion in 2017 revenues. The company operates America's most reliable wireless network and the nation's premier all-fiber network, and delivers integrated solutions to businesses worldwide.