By thelaegotist / / Independent creative agency Zambezi has named Justice Erolin as its first Executive Director of Technology. The move follows a steady stream of new business wins for Zambezi as it celebrates its 10th year in business, including digital assignments from major brands such as Cox Automotive and Las Vegas Sands Corp. Erolin’s hire also follows the shop’s expansion to new headquarters in the Culver City media corridor. Previously, Erolin was SVP, Executive Director of Technology at Deutsch L.A., where he managed all technology efforts for the VW.com platform, winner of the AICP (Next) Award, the Annual Pixel Awards Winner, a Silver Effie, two One Show Pencils, the ThinkLA Innovator, a Webby, 2 FWAs, and Google Creative Sandbox. For Deutsch he also worked with roster clients such as Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Playstation, Avvo, Anthem. Erolin’s career experience includes developing vertical search engines, financial trading platforms, e-commerce platforms, advertising campaigns, back-end development, database management, and system architecture. A Los Angeles native, Erolin began his career as a programmer with startups and financial companies, creating web spiders, search engines, transaction platforms and video players.