Adlucent Names CEO, Hires VP

Austin-based Adlucent, a provider of search marketing services and technology, announced this morning that it has promoted Jon Armstrong to the position of CEO, and hired Ashwani Dhar as Senior Vice President. Armstrong has previously served at Accenture, Tribeza, and Contextual, and Trilogy. Dhar was most recently at a venture investor with Venio Capital Partners, and has also served at Iconixx, Agea, Trilogy, Accenture, and DC International, which he founded. Adlucent is a provider of search marketing services for Internet retailers.