Leading Out-of-Home media company JCDecaux has announced the appointment of leading industry veteran Phil Eastwood as the new General Manager New Zealand.
Andrew Hines, Chief Operating Officer of JCDecaux ANZ, said: “With an extensive background in the Out-of-Home advertising industry and a proven track record of success, Eastwood brings a wealth of experience and expertise to JCDecaux. He will be responsible for driving the company’s strategic vision and continued growth and success in the local market.
Eastwood joins JCDecaux with over 25 years of Out-of-Home experience across management and sales. He has worked in Out-of-Home roles across ANZ for the last decade, including senior roles at oOh! Media and APN Outdoor. Phil possesses a strong understanding of the New Zealand market, a proven track record in revenue generation, and a strategic mindset to capitalise on opportunities.
Hines added: “Phil's outstanding leadership qualities and extensive industry knowledge will further strengthen our position in the market. With our keen focus on growing our presence in New Zealand, Phil's appointment reinforces our capability to grow both revenue and market share, and to take full advantage of significant market opportunities.“
On his appointment, Phil Eastwood said, “With strong foundations in place and ambitious plans for growth, I’m delighted to be joining JCDecaux New Zealand’s highly regarded team. As the local market evolves, I am confident we are poised to go from strength-to-strength.”
Eastwood joins the Auckland office on Monday, 4 September.