DataMentors and Relevate Name Jim Champlin Senior Vice President, Client Services
Tampa, FL– August 10, 2015 –DataMentors and Relevate, the industry’s leading provider of Data-as-a-Service (DaaS), are pleased to announce the hiring of Jim Champlin as Senior Vice President, Client Services. In this position, Jim will partner with the Relevate sales team led by Kelly Idol to provide strategic guidance and insight solutions to help clients accelerate profitable growth from their data-driven marketing strategies.
Jim is a highly accomplished information insight thought leader and practitioner with over 20 years of marketing and consulting experience. He has held senior marketing strategy and execution roles at two of the most recognized financial services brands – Fidelity Investments and Allstate Insurance – and ran the Chicago business intelligence practice for OMD, the largest media agency in the US. His consulting experience spans PriceWaterhouseCoopers and his independent consultancy, Coronado Strategic Partners. With these roles he has developed a talent for finding and leveraging the best available data for targeting, right-timed messaging and profitable growth, and his experience makes him an invaluable asset to the DataMentors team.
“Jim brings both operational and strategic expertise in executing complex, multi-brand and multi-platform marketing strategies,” said Anders Ekman, DataMentors’ President. “This expertise will ultimately build upon our already robust client offerings to provide the most comprehensive data solutions in the industry.”
Jim’s hiring comes at a time of strategic company growth, following DataMentors’ recent merger with marketing data and services provider, Relevate. Bob Orf, Chief Executive Officer of DataMentors said of the decision, “As we move forward with our post-merger evolution we are excited to welcome Jim to our team. I am confident that he will play a key role in further solidifying our ability to deliver high quality solutions to our clients.”
DataMentors provides award-winning solutions to help marketers deliver best in class data, technology and insight solutions that drive profitable growth. In addition to a steadily expanding roster of satisfied clients, DataMentors has been named to the highly competitive Gartner Magic Quadrant eight years in a row for data quality excellence.
About DataMentors, LLC
DataMentors is a Data-as-a-Service provider, providing some of the world’s most prominent brands achieve growth with highly robust marketing data, technology, and analytics solutions. Our solutions leverage the modern data ecosystem and real-time data analytics to create a customized “always on” dataset of consumers where purchase is imminent. Recognized by Gartner for data quality for the past eight years, we provide the most powerful and comprehensive marketing data technology solutions in the industry. For more information, visit www.datamentors.com.
For over 36 years Relevate has provided some of the world’s most prominent brands with highly robust data solutions and data-management services. Equipped with a world-class team of consumer and business data experts, we don’t just collect data, we analyze and interpret data to give you the most powerful and comprehensive data solutions in the data industry. We are experts at turning data into actionable marketing solutions for your business and clients. For more information, visit www.relevategroup.com.