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This article was published on July 19, 2011


Google’s social chief Vic Gundotra advertises Mercedes Benz in online ad [Video]

Google’s social chief Vic Gundotra advertises Mercedes Benz in online ad [Video]
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Martin Bryant is founder of Big Revolution, where he helps tech companies refine their proposition and positioning, and develops high-qualit Martin Bryant is founder of Big Revolution, where he helps tech companies refine their proposition and positioning, and develops high-quality, compelling content for them. He previously served in several roles at TNW, including Editor-in-Chief. He left the company in April 2016 for pastures new.

Google’s Vic Gundotra is best known for his engineering work at Mountain View’s most famous company, most recently heading up the development of Google+. However, he recently took time out of his busy schedule to take part in an ad for Mercdes Benz, talking about his appreciation of the car’s engineering.

Despite having been posted to the official Mercedes Benz USA YouTube channel on the last day of June, the video is showing just 922 views at present. Still, wouldn’t it be great to see a few more big tech industry figures promote their favourite products? Mark Zuckerberg promoting boiled lobster or the joys of hoodies, maybe?

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