вЂ“ UK, Edinburgh вЂ“ Cupid plc (AIM: CUP), the online dating sites operator, is very happy to announce the visit of Phil Gripton as Chief Executive Officer associated with the business, effective from 1st December 2013. Bill Dobbie continues to be in the Board as a Non-Executive Director.
Phil happens to be MD of online dating services for the year that is past the development associated with Dating company and development of the long run future strategy. Phil had been profoundly active in the sale regarding the CompanyвЂ™s вЂњcasual assetsвЂќ and continues to be mixed up in separation that is subsequent. He’s got additionally overseen the repositioning and rebranding of this CompanyвЂ™s key conventional brands whilst reshaping the corporation to perform on its strategy.
Just before his tenure at Cupid, Phil had been MD of bigmouthmedia and as a result of its purchase by the marketing that is leading technology services agency LBi, he became COO. As COO of LBi, he led the development for the agency with specific concentrate on the development of the media business and its own integration to the wider team. By having a background in producing and developing efficient, high-performing organizations, Phil has held leadership that is senior with technology organizations including Cable & Wireless, Energis, Parametric tech Corporation and ICL Fujitsu.
George Elliot, Chairman of Cupid Plc, commented: вЂњWe are particularly very happy to have appointed Phil as CEO and think that he could be in a good place to drive the business enterprise forward using their extensive and complementary skills and experiences to make sure Cupid delivers on its strategy. (more…)