LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gorkana Group, the leading provider of media intelligence services, today announces the appointment of Andrew Brown as Chief Information Officer. Andrew will be responsible for all aspects of Group technology from infrastructure to development and will be focussed on developing and delivering the Group’s technology roadmap
Andrew started his career at Arthur Andersen before joining Independent News and Media PLC in 1998, where he was responsible for implementing systems across the UK, integrating regional and national newspaper and magazine titles, and collaborating with sister titles around the world in Ireland, South Africa and Australia. Andrew joined the Evening Standard in 2010 as Group Operations Director after a stint at Imprezzeo, a Sydney based technology business. He was responsible for technology, distribution and circulation, plus a wide group of disciplines involved in running the Evening Standard, The Independent and the local London broadcasting TV station, London Live.
Jeremy Thompson, Chief Executive Officer of Gorkana Group, commented:
“I am delighted to welcome Andrew to Gorkana Group. Andrew brings with him a wealth of valuable and relevant experience from his previous roles in the media industry. It is a very exciting time for Gorkana Group and I am confident that Andrew has the capabilities to shape our technology to support our growth plans and to ensure that our market leading services will continue to evolve to meet the needs of our customers.”
Andrew Brown added:
“Gorkana has a strong reputation for delivering market leading services and I am excited to join a quality business at such an interesting phase of its growth.”
About Gorkana Group
Gorkana Group is the leading provider for media information, offering PR and marketing professionals access to customised media intelligence.
Our clients become part of our unique community. This connects them to everything from industry experts and latest news, insights and events, jobs and journalists, not to mention our own essential media intelligence services. It’s why 35,000 PRs rely on us every day and 100,000 journalists receive our alerts every day.
Whether they’re launching a campaign, managing reputations or need around-the-clock response during a crisis, we can help clients keep up to speed, stay focused and be connected to experts.
Gorkana provides the personal touch and assurance they need to make clear, informed decisions - and drive their business forward.
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