Searching for his next challenge in the retail industry after previous stops at the Home Shopping Network (HSN), Dell and Gilt Groupe, David Zucker joined health and wellness products retailer Vitacost in August 2011 as its new chief marketing officer. He quickly got to work. In the 13 months Zucker has been at Vitacost, he's helped to oversee a complete brand makeover, including a new logo and corporate slogan ("take the cost out of healthy living"); the redesign of its e-commerce website; the launch of two health and wellness content sites (Wellness Times and Momonomics); and the upgrade of Vitacost's mobile website and apps.
Gilt Groupe, Inc. announced that David Zucker has been named chief marketing officer. Zucker will report directly to Kevin Ryan, Gilt Groupe's founder and CEO. As chief marketing officer, Zucker will be responsible for the company's generation of demand across all channels, creative direction, overall brand position, research and analytics.
NEW YORK, Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Gilt Groupe, Inc. today announced that David Zucker has been named Chief Marketing Officer. Mr. Zucker reports directly to Kevin Ryan, Founder and Chief Executive Officer. As the Chief Marketing Officer, Mr. Zucker will be responsible for the company's generation of demand across all channels, creative direction, overall brand position, research and analytics. Mr. Zucker succeeds Carl Sparks, who assumed the President position. Mr. Zucker joined Gilt in November 2009 as the Vice President of Customer Marketing. In that role he built the company's demand generation, analytics, research, and CRM capabilities. In