|By PR Newswire||
|February 19, 2014 01:02 PM EST||
MONTVALE, N.J., Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) today announced the appointment of Eric Jillard to the position of general manager, marketing services. In his new role, Jillard is responsible for the planning and development of the company's digital and traditional marketing communications programs. He also has oversight of Torque Creative, MBUSA's internal marketing agency. Jillard reports directly to Drew Slaven, vice president, marketing, who served previously as general manager of marketing services.
Most recently, Jillard served as department manager, digital marketing & CRM, where he managed the strategy and execution of all Mercedes-Benz internet marketing in the U.S., including overseeing the company's main public web site, www.mbusa.com. He led the digital marketing team on various initiatives, including social media, search marketing, online advertising and design and production of digital media.
Jillard holds nearly two decades' experience in digital marketing and web execution. From 1996 to 1998, he served as manager, interactive marketing for the Hertz Corporation where he worked on strategies and developments for the company's website and online advertising. He then headed to Mercedes-Benz Credit Corp as a team member in internet business development. In 2000, Jillard moved to Proxicom, Inc. (now iCrossing, Inc.), where he managed digital strategy, web development and online marketing initiatives for various auto industry clients, becoming vice president of strategy before joining MBUSA in 2008.
Jillard holds a bachelor of science in business administration from the University of Delaware in Newark, Delaware, and received his master of international management from Thunderbird School of Global Management in Glendale, Arizona.
Photos of Jillard are available to accredited journalists on our media site at www.media.mbusa.com.
About Mercedes-Benz USA
Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA), headquartered in Montvale, New Jersey, is responsible for the distribution, marketing and customer service for all Mercedes-Benz products in the United States. MBUSA offers drivers the most diverse line-up in the luxury segment with 13 model lines ranging from the sporty CLA-Class four-door coupe to the flagship S-Class and the SLS AMG GT.
MBUSA is also responsible for the distribution, marketing and customer service of Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Vans, and smart products in the U.S. More information on MBUSA and its products can be found at www.mbusa.com, www.mbsprinterusa.com and www.smartusa.com.
SOURCE Mercedes-Benz USA
Ixia (Nasdaq: XXIA) has announced that NoviFlow Inc.has deployed IxNetwork® to validate the company’s designs and accelerate the delivery of its proven, reliable products. Based in Montréal, NoviFlow Inc. supports network carriers, hyperscale data center operators, and enterprises seeking greater network control and flexibility, network scalability, and the capacity to handle extremely large numbers of flows, while maintaining maximum network performance. To meet these requirements, NoviFlow in...
Jul. 30, 2016 09:30 AM EDT Reads: 806
Choosing the right cloud for your workloads is a balancing act that can cost your organization time, money and aggravation - unless you get it right the first time. Economics, speed, performance, accessibility, administrative needs and security all play a vital role in dictating your approach to the cloud. Without knowing the right questions to ask, you could wind up paying for capacity you'll never need or underestimating the resources required to run your applications.
Jul. 30, 2016 09:30 AM EDT Reads: 788
It’s 2016: buildings are smart, connected and the IoT is fundamentally altering how control and operating systems work and speak to each other. Platforms across the enterprise are networked via inexpensive sensors to collect massive amounts of data for analytics, information management, and insights that can be used to continuously improve operations. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Brian Chemel, Co-Founder and CTO of Digital Lumens, will explore: The benefits sensor-networked systems bring to ...
Jul. 30, 2016 09:15 AM EDT Reads: 1,641
Extreme Computing is the ability to leverage highly performant infrastructure and software to accelerate Big Data, machine learning, HPC, and Enterprise applications. High IOPS Storage, low-latency networks, in-memory databases, GPUs and other parallel accelerators are being used to achieve faster results and help businesses make better decisions. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, Michael O'Neill, Strategic Business Development at NVIDIA, focused on some of the unique ways extreme computing is...
Jul. 30, 2016 09:00 AM EDT Reads: 590
On Dice.com, the number of job postings asking for skill in Amazon Web Services increased 76 percent between June 2015 and June 2016. Salesforce.com saw its own skill mentions increase 37 percent, while DevOps and Cloud rose 35 percent and 28 percent, respectively. Even as they expand their presence in the cloud, companies are also looking for tech professionals who can manage projects, crunch data, and figure out how to make systems run more autonomously. Mentions of ‘data science’ as a skill ...
Jul. 30, 2016 09:00 AM EDT Reads: 570
Jul. 30, 2016 08:30 AM EDT Reads: 1,018
Jul. 30, 2016 08:00 AM EDT Reads: 737
Jul. 30, 2016 07:45 AM EDT Reads: 2,396
Jul. 30, 2016 07:45 AM EDT Reads: 856
Jul. 30, 2016 07:45 AM EDT Reads: 709
Jul. 30, 2016 07:30 AM EDT Reads: 1,681
Jul. 30, 2016 07:30 AM EDT Reads: 452
Jul. 30, 2016 07:15 AM EDT Reads: 448
Jul. 30, 2016 05:45 AM EDT Reads: 2,389
Jul. 30, 2016 05:15 AM EDT Reads: 2,710