Westlake Village, Calif.—ValueClick Media, a division of ValueClick Inc., announced the launch of ValueClick Video, a digital video ad platform. ValueClick Video provides ad targeting and real-time optimization of online ad campaigns. The service is available on more than 100,000 Web properties, including CNN, Fox News Channel, Kiplinger and New York Post. ValueClick also announced that Dan Alexander has been hired as director of video strategy for ValueClick Video, a new position. He was previously head of media for Adconion Direct.