CommerceHub Appoints Pitney Bowes and Adobe Veterans as VP of Corporate Marketing and VP of Product Marketing; Builds Strategic Marketing Bench

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CommerceHub, the leading provider of marketing and virtual inventory solutions for retailers and brands, today announced the appointment of two key hires to further strengthen the company’s global marketing team and support CommerceHub through its next stages of market growth. In newly created roles, agency and Pitney Bowes veteran Patrick Reilly joins CommerceHub as vice president, corporate marketing and Adobe veteran Lynly Schambers joins as vice president, product marketing.

World-leading retailers and brands rely on CommerceHub to increase sales and grow market share by expanding product assortments, promoting products across key retail channels, and enabling rapid, on-time customer delivery. In their respective roles, Reilly and Schambers will expand CommerceHub’s industry footprint and extend the company’s reach to top retail brands and manufacturers. Both executives will report to CommerceHub CMO Eric Best.

According to Best, “As CommerceHub accelerates investment in growth, Patrick and Lynly bring key expertise and experience required to help drive our company and products forward. They share deep knowledge of our industry and the clients and prospects driving it – and provide the vision and energy to help make CommerceHub a world-class solutions provider.”

A 25-year marketing and business veteran, Reilly most recently served as the global director of marketing for Pitney Bowes Digital Commerce Solutions. There he was directly responsible for ensuring the firm’s campaign planning, execution, and best practice improvements for Pitney Bowes. Prior to Pitney Bowes, Patrick enjoyed an award-winning career as an advertising executive and consultant helping key brands including Michelin, Provident Bank, Kraft, MapInfo and Heineken Specialty Imports develop their brands and strategic communications initiatives. Reilly will oversee the company’s corporate marketing strategy to promote CommerceHub as a globally recognized, valued, and respected ecommerce technology and services brand.

Schambers will lead and execute the company’s go-to-market (GTM) strategies, product launch plans and enterprise sales enablement to drive market adoption of CommerceHub products and services in the multibillion dollar retail sector. Prior to joining the company she served as head of product marketing for Digital Publishing Solutions at Adobe Systems, leading the global launch and adoption of the company’s mobile digital publishing platform. She brings extensive B2B marketing experience and has served pivotal roles in product marketing at other large enterprise technology companies including Microsoft and Attachmate.

According to Best, “CommerceHub has proven leadership in digital marketing and virtual inventory solutions for large retailers and brands and we are steadfast focused on building deep industry awareness and adoption of our full suite of enterprise solutions and services. Patrick and Lynly will help us better deliver omni-channel success to the large retailers and brands we serve. We are thrilled to have such a seasoned, knowledgeable and successful marketing executives joining CommerceHub.”