CROSSMARK Names Mark Ayer President and CEO of CROSSMARK Canada

PLANO, Texas and MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Aug. 28, 2017 /CNW/ -- CROSSMARK today announced the appointment of Mark Ayer as President and CEO of CROSSMARK Canada. Ayer joined CROSSMARK Canada as SVP Customer Development in April 2017.

"I am pleased to announce that effective September 1, 2017 Mark Ayer has been promoted to President & CEO of CROSSMARK Canada in a planned transition with Christopher S. Terrio," says CROSSMARK CEO Steve Schuckenbrock. "Mark brings a wealth of CPG and Food & Beverage industry knowledge, business insight and retailer relationships from his nearly 30 years at Gillette, P&G and Kraft Heinz, and we are excited to have him leading our Canadian operations."

"I would also like to recognize Chris Terrio for his leadership and for a long list of business and organization building accomplishments at CROSSMARK Canada during his six years at the helm, as well as for his commitment to a smooth Executive Leadership transition," said Schuckenbrock.

"I've been so impressed with the people I've met at CROSSMARK and I am proud to now lead our Canadian team in our next phase of growth.  I'm looking forward to working very closely with all of our clients and customers as we continue our journey," said Ayer.    


CROSSMARK is a leading sales and marketing services company that provides growth solutions for consumer-branded suppliers and retailers. For more than 100 years, CROSSMARK has helped the world's most powerful brands achieve their business objectives across major classes of trade. Expertise includes Headquarter Sales, Retail Merchandising, Retailer Solutions, Shopper and Consumer Engagement, In-Store Events, Experiential Marketing, Shopper Marketing, In-Store Data Collection & Field Intelligence, and Analytics & Insights. For more information, visit

CROSSMARK is majority owned by Warburg Pincus, a global private equity firm focused on growth investing.



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