July 26, 2012
-- Farmington, CT, July 26, 2012 – Acsys Interactive, an award-winning independent agency known for creating digital experiences with meaningful impact, announced today it has named Melissa Tait as its Vice President, Technology, reporting to President Stan Valencis.
“Melissa’s passion for innovation and emerging technology make her an excellent addition to Acsys,” said Valencis. “With her cross-industry experience, she’ll be able to bring actionable insights and perspective to our clients as she takes on leadership of our technology team.”
Tait brings over 15 years of experience in interactive marketing, technology, mobile and social development, and web production. She most recently served as Vice President and Director of Technology Enablement at Digitas.
“The team at Acsys Interactive is on the leading edge of innovation, responsive design and mobile development,”
said Tait. “I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to bring my passion and knowledge of social media and mobile to the team, expanding our capabilities and bringing a true holistic offering to our clients.”
Prior to joining Acsys, Tait served in a variety of leadership roles during a 12-year span at Modem Media/Digitas. As Vice President and Director of Technology Enablement, she was a key leader in innovation research, development and training. Tait has presided over a diverse client portfolio including Delta, Mead Johnson Enfamil, Post Foods, The Hartford, Kraft, Starburst, GM, GE, EMS, Heineken USA and Humana. She received a B.A. in History from the University of Connecticut, and lives in Newtown, Conn. with her husband and two children.
Acsys Interactive (www.acsysinteractive.com)
is an award-winning, full-service interactive agency focused on delivering quantifiable results for clients. Services include strategy, branding, design, digital marketing, software development, and hosting. Acsys delivers technology agnostic Web 2.0 solutions via rich media, social media, intranet, extranet, ecommerce, portal, and mobile delivery. Its 15 years of experience spans across consumer, financial services, insurance, healthcare, manufacturing, education, and non-profit industries. Clients include ESPN, Amica, Timex, ING, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island, Sikorsky, New York University, Columbus Regional Hospital and Yale-New Haven Hospital. Acsys is headquartered in Farmington, CT with offices in New York City and Boston.