DigitalGlobe announced Stephen Jennings has been named vice president of Marketing. In this role, Jennings will primarily be responsible for the development and on-going management of marketing strategy, product marketing, communications, vertical market management and business development initiatives.
"We are fortunate to have found a marketing professional with the passion, experience and drive that Steve brings to the table. This is an exciting time at DigitalGlobe and the addition of Steve's experience to our marketing team puts us in an even better position to take advantage of the market opportunities in front of us," said Henry Dubois, DigitalGlobe's president. "Recent customer and government contract wins have put DigitalGlobe at the forefront of the satellite imaging industry and we intend to build upon this success through the implementation of aggressive marketing strategies."
Jennings brings over 25 years of marketing and business management experience with a focus on cartography, aerial mapping, remote sensing and image/data management. Through work for Dupont and Park Aerial Surveys, Jennings supervised marketing initiatives for several new product introductions and rollouts, including geographic information products, services and associated projects, and established solid international OEM, VAR and Dealer programs and relationships in a variety of imaging industries.