Senior Vice President and CDO
STAPLES Canada is a retail store which provides Office Supplies, School Supplies.
Over past the 12 years, Simon has led some of the largest and fastest growing online businesses in Canada and the US and is recognized as a leader in Interactive Marketing, eCommerce, and Social Commerce practices. Simon has spearheaded the evolution of traditional media plans to mixed media strategies, launched supply chain transformations leveraging direct ship best practices, implemented master data management strategies unlocking the hidden value of product data and built some of the top eCommerce teams in Canada. Simon has also worked in various operational and merchandising leadership roles within The Home Depot Canada, and served as a Senior Business and Marketing Consultant with Nortel Networks Global Services, enabling start-ups and aiding Fortune 50 companies to develop global emerging business strategies.Specialties: Online Marketing, Business Management, Marketing Strategy, Business Planning, eCommerce, Start-up Development, Web 2.0, Merchandising Strategy, Social Shopping, Consumer Generated Content, Interactive Marketing, Social Media, Online Communities, Blogging, Canadian eCommerce, Mixed Media Strategies, Social Commerce