Bigmouthmedia appoints new Chief Operations Officer
on: January 20, 2009, 1:33 am
Release Author: bigmouthmedia
Release Summary: Bigmouthmedia has announced the appointment of
Lyndsay Menzies as its new Chief Operations Officer
Release Body: Bigmouthmedia, Europe's largest
independent digital marketing agency, has announced the appointment
of Lyndsay Menzies to Chief Operations Officer (COO).
into a key group role, Menzies takes top-level operational control
across the agency's ten international territories. Responsible
for driving the continued integration of bigmouthmedia,
she will also oversee an anticipated expansion of operations following
bigmouthmedia's planned 2009 growth programme.
the company continues to grow, ensuring that each new acquisition
successfully dovetails with the existing offices requires a dynamic
leader capable of implementing best practice across the group,
driving synergies and maximising the benefits of our international
footprint," said Steve Leach, Group CEO.
indentified the requirement for a COO, bigmouthmedia's
board initially ran a pan-European search for potential recruits,
but quickly indentified Menzies as the outstanding candidate.
pays to keep a winning team together and, having worked with Lyndsay
for over ten years, I have first-hand experience of her tenacious
attention to detail and refusal to rest before a job is done.
Under her management, bigmouthmedia UK has consistently outperformed
expectations, and I am delighted that she will now be bringing
her unique mix of passion and expertise to this important international
role," added Leach.
promotion to COO follows Menzies successful tenure as Managing
Director of bigmouthmedia UK, during which she
has driven four consecutive years of exponential growth and seen
the company named Britain's fifth most rapidly growing firm in
Deloitte's Fast 50 Awards. Prior to taking up the role in 2004
she was the agency's Operation Director, having joined in 1998.
looking forward to this challenge, particularly at a time when
the economic situation is throwing up a whole new set of opportunities
and obstacles. I'll be working hard to ensure that the group's
international footprint and increasing cultural diversity are
fully exploited, and am delighted that I will be taking a senior
role in the company's aggressive plans for acquisitions and growth,"
bigmouthmedia expands into new territories the heads of our international
offices will be coping with many of the same issues we once faced
in the UK, and that experience should allow me to provide them
the support they need to progress," said Menzies.
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.
Leading the digital marketing
strategies of a third of the UK's most trusted brands, bigmouthmedia
services over 300 big-brand customers globally including: Adidas,
Hilton, British Airways, Tesco, Aer Lingus, BP, Barclays, Castrol,
Conrad International, Dorling Kindersley, Early Learning Centre,
Fasthosts, Jumeirah, Canon, Samsung, Starbucks, Top Man, Debenhams,
Which?, Lacoste, Euler Hermes and Wall Street Institute.
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