BlackBerry’s SVP and North America Managing Director, Andrew MacLeod, has left the company. Postmedia Network Inc. announced they have appointmented Andrew MacLeod to the position of Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer.
“Andrew is a strong leader with tremendous business acumen” said Paul Godfrey, President and CEO. “He brings a deep understanding of consumer behaviour on our fastest growing platform – mobile – and unique insights into potential program development opportunities. Andrew is a welcome addition the team.”
“At Postmedia we have some of the best media sales expertise in the country and so we looked beyond our industry to bring in a leader who could help to accelerate Postmedia’s transformation in new ways,” said Wayne Parrish, Chief Operating Officer. “What Andrew brings to our team is a fresh approach to sales culture and customer relationship management. He will lead the team of 600 sales professionals through the reimagined Postmedia strategy.”
Andrew MacLeod will be joining Postmedia on July 7, 2014. BlackBerry has now gone through two North America Managing Directors since BlackBerry 10’s launch.