Bigmouthmedia appoints International Sales and Marketing Director
on: December 1, 2008, 6:27 am
Release Author: Bigmouthmedia
Release Summary: Bigmouthmedia appoints David Hardy as the search
marketing group's International Sales and Marketing Director
Release Body: David Hardy has joined
bigmouthmedia as the search marketing group's International
Sales and Marketing Director.
into a key strategic and operational post, Hardy will play a lead
role in the delivery of the group's growth and expansion programme.
Charged with strengthening the company's sales and marketing operations
across 13 international offices, Marks & Spencer Money's former
Head of Online Marketing and Ecommerce expects to hit the ground
a tremendously exciting time to be joining bigmouthmedia. This
is an industry-leading company that operates in a constantly shifting
marketplace, and every day brings a fresh set of challenges,"
said Hardy. "That generates the kind of pace and atmosphere
it's impossible to avoid getting caught up in."
to his stint driving Marks & Spencer Money's highly successful
ecommerce strategy, Hardy served as Online Retailing and Marketing
Director at Hilton Hotels International. A highly experienced
marketing professional, he previously occupied senior roles at
American Airlines and HSBC.
over 13 years client side this is my first role with an agency
- I was convinced to cross the line because of the strengths of
the bigmouthmedia operation and its plans for the future,"
several years working with bigmouthmedia as a
client I'm in a good position to know this. Whilst the view is
slightly different on the agency side, it's an exciting and dynamic
time to be in e-commerce irrespective of whether you're an agency
or client, and I'm fortunate to be in a position to see both perspectives."
Group CEO Steve Leach added: "We're delighted
to be working with David. He brings a wealth of international
business experience to the senior management team that I'm confident
will deliver real benefits as we continue to drive the group forward."
Founded in 1997, bigmouthmedia is Europe's largest independent
digital marketing agency. With a team of over 200 staff located
across 13 offices in 10 countries on 3 continents, the company
maximises exposure for major brands online through a variety of
fully integrated digital marketing channels: Search
engine optimisation, PPC, Online Media Planning, Affiliate
marketing, Social Networking, Brand Monitoring, Online PR
and Web Analytics. Bigmouthmedia also provides up to date daily
marketing news to ensure clients are fully informed and aware
of all industry developments.
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