Olivia Maloney has joined Google as Partner, Business Solutions, Portada has learned. Maloney, a former Batanga Media and AOL Latino executive, took to LinkedIn to list her new job at Google, where she started in February 2013.
Maloney was out of the Hispanic media circuit for over a year. Upon leaving her post at language-learning company Voxy in late 2011, she took a personal sabbatical, during which she traveled around the world.
A graduate of Brown University with a degree in Political Science and Hispanic Studies, Maloney served as Director of Hispanic Sales & Solutions for AOL Latino until 2010, after which she went to work at Batanga. At her new post, she is expected to work closely with another former AOL Latino executive, Mark López, who in 2010 was appointed Head of U.S. Hispanic Audience at Google.