We've just hired James Kirkham as head of Copa90 and chief strategy officer for Bigballs Media Europe.

Kirkham, the former head of mobile and social at Leo Burnett Worldwide and co-founder of Holler, has a remit to help build and grow the Copa90 brand, audience and revenues globally.

He will immediately develop innovations in mobile and social, create partnerships with emerging platforms, further develop current brand partnerships with advertisers, such as Hyundai, and build the Copa Creators, the channel's network of fans around the world. 

Leading our team of fifty in the UK, Kirkham will report into Tom Thirlwall, the chief executive of Bigballs Media.

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