Location marketing specialist Posterscope has appointed Joanne Quillan of sports marketing agency Wasserman into the newly created role of Chief Operating Officer.
Quillan will report to CEO Stephen Whyte and will oversee operations for the Posterscope, PSI, MKTG, Open and Liveposter group of businesses. She will also take a significant role in future strategy with a particular focus on partnerships and acquisitions.
Joanne joins from Wasserman, where as executive director and head of the corporate teams in EMEA she was responsible for developing and leading business integration and operational excellence. Prior to that, Quillan spent over 15 years in the music industry at Sony Music, EMI Records and EMI Music Publishing where her roles covered M&A and investments, business partnerships and commercial analysis.
Stephen Whyte said of the appointment: “Jo has an impeccable commercial and operational background. Her extensive experience in the music industry leading change during transformative periods will be particularly valuable as we expand our data and technology-led, digital services.”
Joanne Quillan added “Posterscope sets the market standard in out-of-home. I am very much looking forward to joining the leadership team at a very exciting time for the business as it continues to innovate and broaden its offering.”
The appointment is effective immediately.