SuperMedia's (Nasdaq: SPMD) Stock Surge As It Strengthens Marketing Division
Friday, February 25, 2022 10:18 AM

SuperMedia, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPMD) has appointed Matthew Stover as Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, effective March 7th.

Stover will drive the company’s growth strategy and marketing functions across print, online, mobile and social media, as well as overseeing business development and partnership relationships.

Currently, Stover is Chief Executive Officer of Local Matters, Inc., which provides online search and advertising products and solutions for leading directory publishers and real estate portals in 16 countries. He joined the Local Matters Board of Directors in December 2005, and became CEO in January 2009.

From 2005 to 2008, he was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of ypOne Publishing, LP, a closely held company providing print and online yellow pages directories in the United States and Canada.

Stover served from 1994 through 1999 as group president of Bell Atlantic Directory Group and president and CEO of its predecessor companies, Bell Atlantic Information Services Group and NYNEX Information Resources Company, where he oversaw the $2.4 billion domestic print white and yellow pages publishing business.

Stover is a graduate of Yale University and the Executive Program of the Colgate Darden Graduate School of Business Administration at the University of Virginia. He is a director of Local Matters, Inc., Telmetrics, Inc. and Mobile Search Security, LLC, as well as on the advisory boards of several private businesses.

He is vice chairman of the Board of Trustees of Chester College of New England, a trustee of the Committee for Economic Development and an elected member of the School Board in Chester, New Hampshire.

The shares of SuperMedia (Nasdaq: SPMD) are trading at $9.04, up 3.91 percent.