We are pleased to announce that we’ve recently appointed two new additions to our senior management team: Jason Weston as Chief Operating Officer and Mark Hodson as Chief Marketing Officer. Jason joins notonthehighstreet.com after ten years at Amazon.com where he was Director of UK Softlines and Mark joins after five years as Marketing Director at PayPal. Both appointees report jointly to our co-founders Holly Tucker, CEO and Sophie Cornish, Managing Director.
We’re all thrilled at the new additions to our team, Holly says “These new appointments come at a significant time for notonthehighstreet.com and bring great leadership and business acumen as we work towards our vision of turning notonthehighstreet.com into a very well-known brand in the UK and abroad. Jason and Mark’s combined expertise will be invaluable in helping us build and scale the business as we develop new and existing revenue streams and plan international expansion for the future.”
Jason Weston:Chief Operating Officer
Jason Weston joins notonthehighstreet.com on 12th September after ten years at Amazon in a range of senior positions. For the last four years he has been Director of UK Softlines. In this role he had full commercial responsibility for launching and scaling both the business and the teams for the clothing, accessories and sporting goods categories for Amazon. Jason previously worked for Future Publishing where he was responsible for editorial direction as well as profitability. As notonthehighstreet.com’s first Chief Operating Officer, Jason will head up the day to day operations for notonthehighstreet.com in the UK.
Jason Weston comments: “Notonthehighstreet.com is a unique entrepreneurial business and an unbelievable success story. I am excited to be working with such an innovative and enthusiastic team to drive the business to become a major online marketplace whose standards of operation are exceptional.”
Mark Hodson:Chief Marketing Officer
Mark Hodson, who joins notonthehighstreet.com on 6th October, has spent the past five years as Marketing Director at PayPal UK. In this role Mark built a marketing team from scratch, created pioneering online and offline initiatives and acquired almost 30 million UK customers, developing PayPal into the UK’s most popular online payment brand. Prior to this, his career included senior marketing roles at Vodafone, InterContinental Hotels and British Airways.
As Chief Marketing Officer, Mark will oversee all brand, marketing, user experience and PR initiatives for notonthehighstreet.com.
Mark Hodson comments: “Notonthehighstreet.com is a dynamic business at the forefront of e-commerce technology. With the opportunity to build our brand globally, engage more with existing customers as well as introducing notonthehighstreet.com to new customers, it’s an exciting time to be joining the team.”