Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday September 17, 2013

Facebook Loses Video Ads Project Manager

Wait, this is a good thing...right? Hopefully the whole idea of auto playing video ads in your timeline goes away.

Facebook product manager Justin Shaffer, rumored to be co-leading the social network's video advertising initiative, is leaving the company after three years on the job. Shaffer landed at Facebook in 2010 when the social network purchased Hot Potato, a location-based startup where Shaffer served as co-founder and CEO.