Media Temple Hires Marketing Veteran Lou Kikos As Its Head of Marketing

Media Temple, a Los Angeles-based web hosting company acquired by GoDaddy in 2013 but operating separately as a brand, has hired marketing veteran Lou Kikos as the company’s new head of Marketing.  

Lou Kikos has joined Media Temple’s leadership team as Vice President of Marketing. Boasting over 20 years of experience in corporate branding, revenue and demand-gen programs, market segmentation and customer lifecycle management in the technology industry, Mr. Kikos oversees Media Temple’s marketing and communications strategy.

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Lou Kikos would bring a proven track record of delivering successful go-to-market strategies to Media Temple

“We couldn’t be more pleased to have Lou on board,” said Rod Stoddard, President of Media Temple. “With his proven track record of delivering successful go-to-market strategies, he will be instrumental in scaling our success to meet our customers’ needs, and, in particular, our enterprise customers’ needs, as we continue to focus on helping them fully unleash the power of the cloud while strengthening our managed services offering.” 

Previously, Mr. Kikos held various senior leadership positions, which included spearheading marketing and product strategies at iRise, a cloud-based enterprise software solutions provider, and CCC Information Services, a software and service provider to the $30 billion automotive claims and collision repair industries. He also co-founded The Magis Group, a marketing and operations management firm, where he advised private equity, VC and mid-cap clients on marketing and business strategy. Kikos holds an MBA from Loyola University of Chicago.

“I am thrilled to join such a talented team and be a part of a company that has consistently lived up to its Customer First philosophy since 1998,” said Lou Kikos. “I look forward to contributing to Media Temple’s continued growth and creating new opportunities to bring peace of mind to our customers.”

With 230 dedicated, U.S.-based employees, web hosting provider Media Temple serves over 125,000 people and businesses in 100 countries.