October 10, 2019
Active International Expands Into the Direct to Consumer Market
(Pearl River, NY October 10, 2019) - Active Media Services, dba: Active International announces the formation of Active Ventures Group. Active Ventures Group will incubate and scale new businesses that align with current and future market trends. These opportunities could be built on Active’s asset trade model or be independent ventures. The team will be led by Jahid Mirza, GM/EVP Active Ventures. Prior to joining Active, Mirza was CRO of InsideHook and VP of sales with A+E Networks.
The first category under Ventures is Active DTC, a fast solution for delivering products to a consumer in less than 2 days. Using best in class online shopping software and state of the art shopping cart integration, Active DTC delivers products from a 380k square foot fulfillment center. The model has been designed with economic efficiency as the main KPI. It’s a great lower-cost solution to Amazon FBA. The warehouse is managed by Steve Wadsworth, a seasoned logistics veteran with 25+ years of industry experience.
“Active International, 4 decades ago, was built upon consistent entrepreneurial innovation, disrupting traditional business models with a solid team of industry leaders and media experts. With Ventures, we will continue to lead the way with this fusion of technology and evolving consumer habits,” said Mirza.
About Active International:
Nearly four decades ago Active International disrupted the marketplace by developing an innovative, market-leading approach to Corporate Trade. Active takes a no fear, client-centric approach gaining insights to expand capabilities and redefine what is possible, improving business outcomes, increasing commercial agility and allowing clients to transform assets into new forms of value. Active International is an employee-owned (ESOP) company with offices in 14 countries with opportunities in media, asset solutions, shopper marketing, real estate, supply chain & travel/hospitality.
Contact: Donna Schmidt
Phone: (845) 732-8729