New sales director brings extensive media expertise to ComutaNet sales team
Garry Rogers is no stranger to the emerging market, making his appointment as the new sales director at ComutaNet, the leading authority on marketing to the emerging commuter market, a perfect fit for Rogers’ expertise and experience.
Throughout his career, Rogers has been head-hunted by South Africa’s leading media houses, the likes of Mail & Guardian and Media24, with a proven track record of taking sales teams beyond their best. Raking in achievements over the years, Rogers’ most recent accomplishment saw his former emerging market team at the Daily Sun and Sunday Sun take a sweeping win at the prestigious Media24 Legend Awards, winning six out of six awards within their category. This included Rogers being honoured as the coveted Advertising Manager of the Year for 2009/2010.
Rogers brings to ComutaNet over 23 years of sales management experience which has cultivated the incredibly strong leadership, communication and motivation qualities of this natural manager; who furthermore possesses an unparalleled understanding of advertising sales in the media environment.
Rogers mixes his cocktail for success in a hands-on manner by employing a strategic focus on sales innovation and client relationships while maintaining active leadership and establishing a close link with the marketing division.
Says ComutaNet CEO, Howard Plaatjes: “ComutaNet is exceptionally privileged to have Garry Rogers on board as the new sales director. His reputation for innovation and outstanding results precedes him, and our sales team across all divisions of the business is certain to grow in leaps and bounds!”
“As I learn more about the commuter environment and the ComutaNet media offering, I become increasingly excited about the sales prospects and opportunities that await me in this new position. I am grateful to join the enthusiastic sales team at ComutaNet and look forward growing the already experienced team,” adds Rogers.