Video | Agriculture | Confidence | Economy | Energy | Employment | Finance | Media | Property | RBNZ | Science | SOEs | Tax | Technology | Telecoms | Tourism | Transport | Search

 


Yellow Announces Two New Executive Team Members

Yellow Announces Two New Executive Team Members

Yellow® has today announced two permanent executive appointments as it continues its three-year digital transformation strategy.

Chief Executive Chris Armistead said he and the Board were delighted to welcome two highly experienced directors to its Executive Leadership Team.

Philip Coop has been appointed to the new role of Director of Digital Innovation & Strategy and is tasked with carving out a long-term strategy for the company’s digital offering.

He joins Yellow® from Everything Everywhere (T-Mobile, Orange) in London, where he was senior digital consultant for the company’s launch of its 4G LTE network. Philip worked across the full range of products and propositions to align customer touch-points across the company’s digital estate. Philip joins Yellow® on 15 February, 2013

The second appointment is Evan Lawrey, to the role of Interactive Marketing Director, leading the company’s product, marketing, strategy, communication, channel and research teams.

He joins Yellow® from New Zealand Lotteries Commission, where his most recent role was Chief Technology Officer. Evan's previous roles at Lotteries include GM of Interactive and Head of Marketing, giving him specialist experience in transforming customer interaction to technology.

Evan joins Yellow® on 21 January 2013 and is replacing Lara Bancroft, who is returning to the US.

ENDS

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines

 

Trade Plans: Prime Minister's Speech To International Business Forum

"The work to improve public services, build infrastructure, and solve social problems is possible only because we have enjoyed sustained, solid economic growth. A big reason for that is the Government’s consistent agenda of economic reform, and our determination to open up more opportunities for trade with the world." More>>

ALSO:

Media: TVNZ Flags Job Cuts To Arrest Profit Decline

Chief executive Kevin Kenrick said the changes were aimed at creating "a sustainable future video content business for TVNZ in an ever-changing media market." More>>

ALSO:

Reserve Bank: Wheeler Keeps OCR At 1.75%

Reserve Bank governor Graeme Wheeler kept the official cash rate unchanged at 1.75 percent, as expected, and reiterated his view that the benchmark rate doesn't need shifting for the foreseeable future. More>>

ALSO:

Retail: Pumpkin Patch Brand, IP Sold To Catch Group

The receivers of failed children's clothing retailer Pumpkin Patch have confirmed that the company's brand and intellectual property have been sold to Australian online retailer Catch Group. More>>

ALSO:

Oil: 2017 Block Offer Petroleum Tender Launched

New Zealand is well-placed to take advantage of the economic benefits of oil and gas exploration, Energy and Resources Minister Judith Collins announced today at the launch of the 2017 Block Offer petroleum tender. More>>

ALSO:

Get More From Scoop

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Business
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news