London, England – (The Hosting News) – October 31, 2005 – U.K. web hosting and Internet services provider, Last Digital, has announced the appointment of Oz Kadem as Chief Marketing Executive Officer for global operations.
Oz Kadem brings more than 30 years of executive management, sales leadership and marketing experience to Last Digital. He started his career as a graduate trainee in the finance sector and occupied several senior management positions such as Field Administration Manager, Marketing Planning Manager, Special Projects Manager and National Marketing Manager, respectively.
During his role as National Marketing Manager, he was responsible for Â£6.5M annual budget and he directed and managed the resources of the company in the whole UK including Northern Ireland to achieve pension’s sales growth. He also developed a “customer servicing sales branch” as a bare-walls operation based in Sutton. Operating 70% of normal branch sales cost allowance and with 90% improvement in business persistency, this operation became a prototype for “salaried” sales force which followed within a year. He has been carrying out freelance consultancy work to develop local markets for the “Franchise” division from 1998 until now.
Kadem commented on his new position, ”Last Digital is a great company with a strong business model achieved by an outstanding team of highly-talented and experienced employees. I look forward to working closely with our employees, vendor partners, and customers in taking Last Digital to the next level and to leading our efforts to turn our vision and business plans into reality.”
Polat Alper, CEO of Last Digital added, ”Oz Kadem has a successful history of developing and implementing plans that achieves sales growth, evaluating international markets effectively, determining effective and cost efficient promotional strategies, customizing marketing programmes to maximise business performance and providing strategic leadership. He will be a most valuable addition to our board of directors. We are confident in Mr Kadem’s leadership, with the entrepreneurial spirit and financial discipline needed to help Last Digital grow and expand our operations.”
Last Digital is a U.K. based web hosting and Internet solutions provider offering Unix Hosting and domain name registration services. To learn more about the company, please visit: www.lastdigital.com.