LOS ANGELES, Aug. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- ZehnerGroup, a full-service digital agency with an emphasis on strategy, marketing, design and technology, announces the hire and appointment of Colleen Hemmings as Global Commerce Director, Chicago.
In the newly created role, Hemmings will serve as the strategy and client relationship lead for the Global Commerce offering and overseeing new business initiatives. Hemmings was previously Vice President at Optaros, an MRM//McCann agency, responsible for overall Business Development and Strategic Partnerships in North America. She will report directly to Matthew Zehner, CEO.
"We are thrilled to have Colleen join the team," Zehner said. "Her track record and deep experience in Global Commerce is invaluable to our growing eCommerce offering."
Hemmings brings 15 years of eCommerce, digital marketing, and global business consulting experience, including five years focused solely on leading digital engagements for Fortune 500 clients. At the core of her experience is the ability to bridge the gap between marketing and technology to develop the strategy required to launch a successful multi-channel eCommerce experience.
Prior to joining the agency life, Hemmings started her career in London working for a Big 3 consulting firm. Since then, she has held positions in client services, business development, and eCommerce leadership at Sapient Nitro, Acquity Group, and Optaros a MRM/McCann agency.
Hemmings has experience leading clients in business transformation strategies and multi-channel strategies through the lens of commerce, storytelling, and technology. In 2011, she won a Webby Award, a Vanguard Media Award, and was shortlisted at Cannes. She also has experience managing clients and global agency partners in regions such as UK, APAC and LATAM.
Operating out of Chicago, Hemmings will focus her efforts at ZehnerGroup across new business, Tech & User Experience Delivery, and finding growth opportunities among existing clients.
Our award-winning team of strategic thinkers, innovative designers, and knowledgeable technologists take an agile approach to helping clients quickly bring ideas from concept to design to execution. Headquartered in Los Angeles, CA with offices in New York and Buenos Aires, ZehnerGroup takes a data-driven approach to help clients realize ROI while growing traffic, driving revenue, and increasing conversions.
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