Rich Insight strengthens its board

Rich Insight, the multi-channel accelerator and innovation agency for retail brands, announces a new hire to its executive team.

Joining as Marketing and Innovation Director, Sarah Hernandez brings over 14 years experience in B2B marketing, and will be focused on building the Rich Insight brand and scaling its offering in the innovation landscape.

Sarah joins the Rich Insight board from her most recent position as Chief Marketing Officer at Ve Interactive, a British tech success story, named the UK’s fastest growing tech company in 2015 by the Sunday Times Tech Track 100.

During her time at Ve, Sarah developed key skills in scaling a global business during rapid growth, and was nominated by Hot Topics as one of Europe’s top 100 most influential B2B marketing leaders in tech.

Co-founded in 2014, by Richard Hurtley and James Davey, Rich Insight has developed a strong reputation in the industry as a retail consultancy that helps brands develop successful multi-channel strategies for accelerating growth and revenue return. In addition, Rich Insight introduces emerging retail tech innovations to busy-retailers thought its annual invite-only event, Retail Recharged, where start-ups have an opportunity to pitch their new tech innovations to retailers who vote on the solutions that will most positively impact their business.

“I am delighted to have been invited to join the talented Rich Insight team, especially at such an early stage in the company’s journey. Richard and James bring together a unique depth of knowledge and experience, having held positions as brand founder and eCommerce director for well known high-street retailers. They also understand first hand the multi-channel challenges faced by brands today. Developing innovative solutions that help retailers overcome these challenges offers real value to the market and is an exciting space to be in.’ Sarah Hernandez, Marketing and Innovation Director, Rich Insight.

“We are excited to announce Sarah’s appointment as Marketing & Innovation Director. We have the knowledge of building and growing retail brands across all channels but wanted to add a proven senior technology marketer to our board to get us closer to the innovation landscape. Sarah’s understanding of ingredients for tech success is considerable and gives us more access to emerging technology as we strive to be the go to resource for retail innovation. In addition, Sarah will help productise Rich Insight’s service based offering, which will be critical as we scale the business.” Rich Hurtley, Managing Director, Rich Insight.

About Rich Insight:

Rich Insight was founded in 2014, by Richard Hurtley and James Davey, to help retail brands accelerate their growth through the implementation of proven multi-channel strategies and digital innovation.

By assembling a team of board-level specialists from across the retail and retail tech landscape, Rich Insight is uniquely positioned to support leading and emerging brands with customer-driven channel expansion across eCommerce, marketplaces, wholesale and retail.

Rich Insight’s rare combination of experience and understanding of new innovations in retail, ensures that the approach we take with each retail brand is holistic, sustainable and delivers results.