JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Acosta, a new full-service revenue and marketing and advertising agency in the consumer
packaged items (CPG) industry, announced nowadays that it's got appointed
Steve Matthesen as President and Chief Executive Officer. Matthesen,
using greater than 20 many many years of experience in consumer data, analytics,
enterprise strategy along with operations, joins Acosta through the Nielsen Company,
exactly where he most recently served as President regarding Global Retail, responsible
regarding leading Nielsen's store relationships inside greater than one hundred countries
across the world.
"It's a new privilege being selected to be able to serve as Acosta's next President along with
CEO," says Matthesen. "With any rich history of practically 90 years of
excellence -- and furthermore the vast possibilities pertaining to continued growth as well as
partnerships -- I am excited to turn out for you to be listed on this gifted team, along with I look
forward to bringing my leadership throughout consumer behavior as well as trends in order to
Acosta's growing portfolio involving clients as well as customers."
Prior to always be able to becoming any member of Nielsen -- a new leading global details as well as measurement
organization -- Matthesen would be a companion at The Particular Boston Consulting Team exactly where
he collaborated using leading CPG companies to develop along with execute growth
strategies. He also served in the U.S. Air Force in the Room and also
Missile Techniques Center. Matthesen posseses an MBA from the Wharton article directory College with
the University Or College associated with Pennsylvania, any master's diploma in computer
engineering in the university regarding Southern California and a Bachelor of
Science from Duke University.
Matthesen succeeds current President and CEO Robert Hill, who will
grow in order to be Vice Chair of the Board involving Directors, successful Tuesday, Sept. 6,
and will always perform along with Acosta's clients and also customers on this
new role. Hill may be with the business and sector for more than 30
years, serving in a quantity of capacities at Acosta since 1994.
"In the world where information is immediately impacting your purchasing choices regarding
stores along with consumers more than ever before, Steve brings an analytical
perspective which will accelerate Acosta's strategies as well as enhance the
worth Acosta provides for you to our customers and also customers," says Hill. "I look
forward to become able to continuing my commitment to those relationships in the new
capacity as Vice Chair with the Board, and also I am very happy to welcome Steve
for the Acosta team."
Matthesen will right away begin operating alongside members in the Acosta
executive team in order to continue the company's strong along with steady basis
behind nearly just about all of the trusted manufacturers observed in stores each and every day.
With Regards To Acosta
will end up being the sales and also marketing powerhouse behind nearly most of the reliable brands
seen in stores each and also every day. The Actual business offers a range of outsourced
sales, marketing as well as advertising and also retail merchandising services all through the actual U.S.
and Canada. With Regard To virtually 90 years, Acosta provides led your business in aiding
consumer packaged goods companies transfer items off shelves and straight into
shoppers' baskets. Pertaining To more information, please visit www.acosta.com.