Hobson Leavy are thrilled to announce that Jo Tait has been appointed General Manager at Office Products Depot.
Jo is a commercial senior marketer with extensive experience in retail and eCommerce and a proven track record of working in businesses operating complex ownership models. Jo’s career to date is characterised by her passion for retail businesses, driving brands to achieve business outcomes, and often in environments with a mandate for growth. She has worked for many high-profile retailers in the New Zealand market, including Briscoes, Rebel Sport, Westfield (Scentre Group), Green Cross Health (Unichem and Life Pharmacies) House of Travel and Flight Centre.
Prior to Jo’s new role, she was the General Manager Marketing and eCommerce for Green Cross Health, joining the business in May 2019. Her role encompassed marketing, loyalty, ecommerce and communications and she developed a new marketing strategy in line with the company’s growth aspirations, helped repackaged their offerings to licensees and implemented new business processes. She worked on a significant re-engineering of their loyalty programme and evolved their eCommerce platform to meet aggressive growth targets.
Please join us in congratulating Jo on her new role.