We are pleased to announce the appointment of Tim Mason as Chairman with immediate effect. Bob Willett will step down as Chairman to concentrate on his other investments but will remain on the Board until 31 March 2016 to provide a smooth handover to Tim.
Phill Blundell CEO commented: “Since 2013, Bob Willett’s Chairmanship of Eagle Eye has seen a successful IPO and acquisition in April 2014, the signing of major contracts with two tier 1 grocers, the substantial development of the Eagle Eye AIR platform and significant growth in revenues. He leaves us with a very strong momentum and platform for further growth as we seek to become the global leader in digital marketing. The Board and I would like to thank him for his service and wish him the very best in the future, particularly his involvement with other early stage companies”.
Bob Willett commented: “I am proud of the work that the team has done in building the platform and the achievements to date. I look forward to following Eagle Eye’s continued success in the future as a supportive shareholder”
Tim Mason has over 30 years’ experience within the grocery and retail industries, with a strong background in strategic marketing and customer loyalty. His last role was as Chairman of Bonmarché Holdings plc from 2013 to 2015. Prior to that he was Deputy CEO at Tesco from January 2010 to December 2012. He held a number of other roles within the Tesco Group between 1982 and 2012 including CMO for Tesco and CEO of Fresh & Easy LLC. He is currently Chairman of Digital Natives Content Limited
Phill Blundell commented: “I am delighted that Tim has accepted the role of Chairman, he has a wealth of experience and an extensive network of UK and international contacts that will be invaluable as Eagle Eye builds on its foundations to continue to expand in the UK and internationally. The Board and I look forward to working with him during the next stage of the Company’s growth.”
Tim Mason commented: “I have watched the development of Eagle Eye over several years. I am delighted to be joining Phill and the team as we push on to the next phase of growth in the business.”
We are pleased to welcome Tim Mason on board and look forward to working with him to continue the growth of Eagle Eye as leaders in digital marketing and digital promotions, you can read more about the appointment of Tim Mason on our RNS feed here.