Sydney, 1 August 2012 – Getty Images is pleased to announce the appointment of Elvira Lodewick to the new position of Marketing Director, APAC. In this role, Lodewick will drive local marketing opportunity analysis and strategy to help grow the Getty Images business across Asia Pacific. Lodewick will be based in Sydney, however her focus extends beyond Australia and New Zealand to include South-East Asia and Hong Kong, India, Turkey and United Arab Emirates.
With 15 years of experience in the management of B2B marketing teams within the digital content space, Lodewick has a strong track record of supporting and growing online publishing and media businesses, including Clear Channel, Nielsen and Reed Elsevier. Lodewick joins Getty Images from Adshel, where she served as Marketing Director.
Also joining the Getty Images marketing team is Svetlana Zhukova in the role of Marketing Manager for Australia and New Zealand. Zhukova brings experience in integrated marketing, social media, sponsorship and community programs from her previous roles with Adshel and the Australia Council for the Arts.
“As the demand for engaging visual content continues to grow in both established as well as emerging markets, Elvira’s regional experience in the media and online publishing industries will be a tremendous asset in building our presence across Asia Pacific” said Glenn Parker, VP Sales, APAC at Getty Images.
“Getty Images is continually evolving to provide fresh, locally-relevant imagery, video and music which engages and inspires, and to support customers with effective content management and delivery tools. Elvira and Svetlana bring a great combination of experience, insight and energy that will help us build our customer base and advance the unique role of digital media in communications and business across the region.”
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About Getty Images
Getty Images is one of the world’s leading creators and distributors of still imagery, video and multimedia products, as well as a recognized provider of other forms of premium digital content, including music. Getty Images serves business customers in more than 100 countries and is the first place creative and media professionals turn to discover, purchase and manage images and other digital content. Its award-winning photographers and imagery help customers produce inspiring work which appears every day in the world’s most influential newspapers, magazines, advertising campaigns, films, television programs, books and Web sites. Visit Getty Images at www.gettyimages.com.au to learn more about how the company is advancing the unique role of digital media in communications and business, and enabling creative ideas to come to life. Additional information on how Getty Images inspires and powers communications can be found on The Getty Images Blog at blog.gettyimages.com as well as on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/gettyimagesANZ and Twitter at www.twitter.com/gettyimages.com.
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