MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept. 17, 2012 /CNW/ - Nick Jelinek, Founding
Partner/CEO of InField Marketing Group is pleased to announce Derek
Joynt and Martin Rydlo have joined the team as Partners.
Joynt is an accomplished marketing executive with a proven track record
of outstanding business results, which include consecutive years of
double-digit growth and experience building award-winning promotional
Rydlo comes from a brand marketing background infused with an expertise
in shopper marketing strategy and shopper insights that have translated
into impactful, breakthrough campaigns for consumer packaged good
companies and retailers.
"Derek's unique point of difference is a powerful combination of Tier 1
consumer packaged goods, agency AND retail experience", said Jelinek.
"This enhances our agency's ability to seamlessly champion integrated
shopper and promotional marketing campaigns, while complementing our
strong experiential and retail divisions."
"Martin is a perfect complement with a passion for understanding the
shopper and translating this into ideas that drive measurable impact
along the path to purchase", added Jelinek. "As two of Canada's top
shopper marketing experts, they create a dynamic team that can
strategically help our clients sell more".
Joynt spent the first part of his career on the agency side before
joining PepsiCo and then Cadbury Schweppes in key marketing roles. Most
recently, as Director of Marketing at Walmart, Derek was responsible
for leveraging shopper and category insights to develop go-to-market
strategies designed to influence merchandise planning, seasonal
advertising and in-store experience.
Rydlo will leverage his experience from Procter & Gamble and Coca-Cola
in research, launching new products, and social media. Most recently,
as Director of Marketing at Campbell Company of Canada, Martin led the
turnaround of several businesses, established one of the Top 5 Shopper
Marketing Teams in Canada, and spearheaded the company's breakthrough
cause marketing efforts.
"InField has a tremendous reputation for being an innovative, proactive
account-service agency," said Joynt. "I look forward to leveraging my
shopper marketing experience to help our clients drive sustainable
long-term growth within a competitive marketplace."
"There is a tremendous opportunity for agencies to bring more robust
shopper insights to their clients," Rydlo added. "We plan to stand
confidently behind the business results our campaigns are designed to
deliver. We are set-up to better understand, and as a result, impact
the key motivating triggers along the path to purchase."
InField Marketing Group is one of Canada's fastest growing independent
integrated marketing agencies "influencing action through experience"™. With over 3,000 staff across Canada, the company leads an average of
18+ brand activations every day, 365 days per year, engaging with more
than 10MM Canadians.
Image with caption: "Nick Jelinek welcomes Derek Joynt and Martin Rydlo (CNW Group/InField Marketing Group Inc.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20120917_C7063_PHOTO_EN_17950.jpg
SOURCE: InField Marketing Group Inc.
For further information:
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