Amman, Jordan, August 18, 2013 – Webteb.com, the leading health portal in Arabic, announced today that Laith Momani joined the company’s executive team as its Chief Commercial Officer, based in Amman. In this role, Mr. Momani will be responsible for WebTeb’s monetization, accelerating revenue growth.
“We are very pleased to have an executive of Laith’s caliber join our team” said Dr. Mahmoud Kaiyal, Founder and CEO of WebTeb. “Laith has a great track record of working with growing internet companies and successfully navigating monetization in high-traffic high value added sites.”
Prior to joining WebTeb, Mr. Momani was with YAHOO!, where he was Heading Yahoo!’s commercial presence in Jordan for three years that carried the establishment of Yahoo!’s business in Jordan. Prior to Yahoo!, he served as Head of Digital at Wunderman Amman. He has a degree in Internet Computing with Business Minor from HULT International Business School.
The news comes on the heels of WebTeb.com becoming, according to the Alexa ranking, the number one health site in Arabic, following the successful launch of TebStyle, a health, diet and lifestyle section of the site.
“Joining a company that’s shown how high quality content can serve people well and help doctors reach their markets through our paid directory service is a thrilling and challenging opportunity,” Mr. Momani said. “I’ve seen the power of the directory at WebTeb bringing traffic to doctors and resulting in actual patient bookings. I’ve also noticed keen interest from pharmaceutical companies and healthcare providers.”