Ex-samsung and Nestle marketer David Morgan named chair at Shopper Media Group

Former global chief marketing officer at Samsung, David Morgan, has been appointed chairperson at out-of-home media company Shopper Media Group.

David Morgan

The announcement:

One of Australia’s most respected marketers, David Morgan, has been appointed Chairman of Shopper Media Group. Shopper Media Group was recently listed as one of Westpac’s 200 Businesses of Tomorrow, having demonstrated high growth potential and capabilities to meet the challenges of the future.

CEO and founder of Shopper Media Group, Ben Walker, said Mr Morgan’s appointment would provide critical strategic guidance in navigating the company’s rapid growth in delivering innovative technology and outstanding value to brands and shopping centres.

Shopper Media Group is committed to doubling its national footprint of Smartlite panels in shopping centres by the end of 2018.

“David Morgan is a talented heavy hitter and his marketing and business acumen will ensure we continue to develop successful, innovative  marketing solutions for brands and our ever- growing portfolio of shopping centres,” Mr Walker said.

David Morgan has more than 30 years’ experience in inspired marketing and brand development, currently consulting to some of Australia’s largest companies with MacMorgan.

David has previously worked as Executive Director Marketing and Corporate at Nestlé and Global Chief Marketing Office at Samsung, Bank West and Standard Chartered. His familiarity with the industry and marketing nous will continue to drive Shopper Media Group’s benchmark of excellence.

Chairman of Shopper Media Group, David Morgan said, “It’s a real privilege to be invited by Ben to work on such a high quality business with such an impressive team, and with such a great start. I’m very much looking forward to helping them determine and deliver the growth potential they have. The future of marketing is the future of engaged personalisation – Shopper Media Group, are leading their industry in transforming to the best model for marketers, client partners, and their valued customers.”

“David Morgan’s appointment will be instrumental in better telling our compelling story and identifying new and more innovative uses for our market-changing communication network,” Mr Walker added.

Source: Shopper Media Group press release.


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