Employee Spotlight: Arlene Sevilla

What makes working at Aarki so special is being part of a team of exceptionally brilliant, 
ingeniously creative, and friendly people. To get to know more about our colleagues,
we will feature a new team member every month.

Who’s on this month's spotlight? 

● What is your role at Aarki?
I am Arlene, Business Development Manager at Aarki. Currently, I am working with the  Business Development and the Analytics team to help build stronger and more fruitful  partnership with industry’s leading exchanges.
● What drew you to Aarki originally? And how has Aarki changed since? 
A former Business Development Director at Aarki found my profile through LinkedIn and invited me to join Aarki. Given the product and focus of Aarki, I was very excited to  join the team. Aarki has evolved a lot in the Ad tech space.
What has been the most important innovation you have witnessed in Aarki? 
It would be its unique DSP and strong focus.
● What sorts of industry trends do you see?
I expect greater shift and focus on mobile advertising.  
● What do you think is Aarki’s biggest opportunity in 5 years? 
Aarki could be a one-stop shop (advertising agency) for all advertisers.
● What is your proudest moment at Aarki? 
There are actually many! One of them was the moment when I started the communication with the premium RTB exchanges in the industry. And now, when I see the results of my efforts in closing the deals with our partners, I feel even more motivated.
● How would you describe Aarki culture? 
Aarki is a very friendly company. People are talented and smart - awesome people! 
● Choose your Little Miss, to describe your work personality? 
I am Little Miss Gourmand! I would like to lose weight, but I love eating. Food is my biggest weakness. LOL! 
● What is your personal philosophy? 
“Work hard – Play hard”. For me, it is important to have work-life balance or a good life and work management.
● How would you describe the best place you’ve travelled by far? 
The best place I have travelled so far is Denmark. The place is so lovely: fresh air, nice people, and castles everywhere! 
● What are the three things you can’t live without? 
Food, phone, and internet.  
● What books are at your bedside? 
The last book I read was “The Hypnotist” by Lars Kepler. Frankly speaking, I am not really into reading fiction.  
● If given a chance, who would you like to be in a day? 
I’d like to be a fitness guru. 
● What is an ability you wish you have? 
Mind reading.  
● You’d like to be famous for? 
I’d like to be famous for cooking! 
● You’re happiest when? 
When people around me are happy because of what I do and who I am.  
Arlene has been in the mobile advertising industry for 5 years. Her strong negotiation skills enable her to stand out from the crowd and develop strategic relationships. 

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