A marketer with more than 20 years’ experience, Mark Murray (featured image) joins Geronimo following an extensive career in financial services, including three years as CMO at Westpac owned wealth management arm BT Financial.
Prior to that, he worked at Commonwealth Bank for more than a decade rising to general manager, leading consumer marketing for over five years.
Murray will work alongside Geronimo founder and CEO Matthew Hunt to further capitalise on the increasing demand from brands for end-to-end customer experiences across mobile platforms.
Murray commented: “Geronimo is the leading mobile CX specialist in Australia and I’m excited to be investing in the business as we embark on our next phase of accelerated growth.
“As a former marketer, I look forward to working with Matt and the team and using my experience in bringing together digital, data and marketing to deliver outstanding customer experiences for clients.”
Through its Think, Create and Connect methodology, Geronimo offers a full suite of services including business and technology consulting, CX, UX and UI design, integrated creative development, media, data and analytics to connect people, products and brands across the mobile ecosystem.
Hunt added: “Mark joins Geronimo at a pivotal moment.
“We have ambitious plans to move into new markets and we continue to attract senior talent to the business to ensure that we are at the leading edge of mobile CX service delivery.
“His marketing background and deep understanding of strategy and execution will enable us to drive the business forward and I’m delighted he has come on board.”
Established in 2015, Geronimo works with a number of leading agencies and brands including Blackmores, Tabcorp, Woolworths and Jurlique.
In 2017 it acquired near-field communication (NFC) specialist Tapit Media, in addition to digital creative agency Digital Media Group (DMG).