OAKVILLE, ON, June 9, 2016 /CNW/ - Pelmorex Media Inc. announces the appointment of Simon Jennings to the newly-created position of Chief Revenue Officer. The change takes effect June 27, 2016 and he will be based in the company's Oakville Headquarters.
Pelmorex Media Inc. is a leader in consumer multi-platform weather information services operating under the popular brands of The Weather Network, MétéoMédia and eltiempo.es. The company is expanding rapidly in North America and Europe. A leader in digital media services, Pelmorex Media Inc. is known for its large reach, deep user engagement, unique data bases and its hyper-localization. The company's customer first strategy emphasizes needs-based solutions for each of its consumer and advertiser customer groups.
In this new role, Simon Jennings will oversee the development and implementation of revenue growth strategies on a company-wide basis. "We are pleased to add Simon Jennings to our senior leadership team." said Pierre L. Morrissette, Chair, President and CEO. "He has a tremendous track record and extensive leadership experience having held a number of key positions in the Canadian media industry".
During his career of over the 20 years, Simon has been highly admired for implementing winning strategies which involve change in response to industry trends. "He is a strong leader who has inspired top performance from his teams over the years" said Pierre Morrissette, who added "he joins Pelmorex Media Inc. at an opportune time as the company, an early adapter to change, seizes many opportunities arising from major advertising and marketing trends."
About Pelmorex Media Inc.
Celebrating 27 years, Pelmorex Media Inc. is the parent company of The Weather Network, MétéoMédia, Eltiempo.es which are popular weather information services on TV, web, mobile and TV apps serving the North American and European markets. Pelmorex also operates Canada's National Alerting System (Alert Ready) which aggregates and distributes emergency alerts issued by authorized government agencies.
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