United Sample Staffs Up

Encino-based United Sample, a provider of online sampling services for the market research industry, has staffed up with a number of executive hires. According to the firm, it has named Robyn Tas as Senior Vice President of Business Development, Daniel Ross as Vice President of Information Technology, Edward J. Russo as Vice President of Marketing, Brad White as Director of Business Development, Lisa Wilding-Brown as Director of Online Panels, and Dennis Uhlir as Senior Director Survey Solutions. Tas joines from Sportgenic; Ross from MySpace; Russo from Hilton; White from Adconion Media Group; Wilding-Brown from Harris Interactive; and Uhlir from e-Rewards Market Research. United Sample is venture backed by Greycroft Partners and DFJ Frontier, and is headed by Matthew Dusig and Gregg Lavin, who were founders of goZing.