NEW ORLEANS, La. — Today, Greater New Orleans, Inc. (GNO, Inc.) joined CPX Interactive to announce the opening of CPX’s new office in New Orleans. CPX Interactive is a global digital media company with over a decade of experience connecting consumers with brands. The company will create ten new jobs immediately with plans to expand to up to 36 employees over the next 16 months.“Greater New Orleans, Inc. is pleased to welcome CPX Interactive to our growing digital media community,” said Michael Hecht, President and CEO of GNO, Inc. “CPX Interactive is the latest company to take advantage of the pro-business environment and competitive tax climate that make our region a great choice for both large and small digital media firms.”
“We are truly honored to open this newest CPX office in New Orleans,” said Mike Sieman, CEO of CPX Interactive. “We have always been impressed with the talent we have seen coming out of this city and with the strong feelings of unity exemplified by its people. I can think of no better place to cultivate a team of digital technology experts. We look forward to a long and mutually beneficial relationship with the city of New Orleans.”
“I’m thrilled to welcome CPX Interactive as the latest of the world-class digital media companies that are relocating to our city and raising the bar for the industry across the nation,” said New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu.
“We are delighted to welcome CPX Interactive to the City of New Orleans,” said Rodrick T. Miller, President and CEO of the New Orleans Business Alliance (NOLABA). “CPX Interactive aligns directly with ProsperityNOLA: A Plan to Drive Economic Growth, by providing quality jobs while increasing the city’s national recognition as a creative digital hub.”
The office will open in New Orleans this month and will primarily serve as a media buying office, which can include a range of social search, online advertisements, and display. David Zapletal, Executive Vice President of Media Buying and Optimization will run the New Orleans office.
CPX currently has 3 locations, including their corporate headquarters in New York City. The company is one of the largest buyers of interactive inventory on the internet. CPX has a universal reach of over six billion ad impressions every day.