Leading Out-of-Home media company JCDecaux New Zealand announced the hire of Mike Brown to the role of Account Director – Direct. Mike brings over two decades of outdoor media sales experience to JCDecaux to further strengthen its growing direct sales team.
What is the industry expertise of Mike Brown?
Mike Brown spent over the last 20 years helping some of New Zealand’s largest businesses and organisations achieve their preset business and marketing goals across a diverse range of media channels, with a detailed focus on – and a passion for – Out-of-Home.
He joins JCDecaux from MediaWorks NZ where he spent over two and a half years as National Sales Manager. Mike also spent over nine years at iSite Media Limited as National Direct Sales Manager, and almost two years as National Sales Manager for Val Morgan.
Mike Brown said: “Globally, JCDecaux has been at the forefront of the development and innovation we’ve seen in the Out-of-Home industry over the last few years. I’m thrilled to be a part of JCDecaux’s future as they help drive the industry forward in New Zealand.”
What were the executive’s thoughts on the appointment?
Mike Watkins, Country Head JCDecaux New Zealand, commented: “JCDecaux New Zealand’s direct sales team is going from strength to strength as we continue to gain market share.”
“Mike Brown’s expertise will be invaluable as we continue to grow our New Zealand direct sales client portfolio. Mike is a respected figure within the New Zealand Out-of-Home industry and we are delighted to bring him and his well-known passion into the JCDecaux family.”