InnerWorkings Names Brad DeHart New Global Vice President of Business Development
CHICAGO—April 3, 2014—InnerWorkings Inc., a leading global marketing supply chain company, announced that Brad DeHart has joined the company as its new global vice president of business development. DeHart brings a wealth of experience within the marketing industry to InnerWorkings, having spent more than 10 years working closely with and for dozens of large advertisers and marketing leaders across the Fortune 500 portfolio.
Most recently, DeHart led the global marketing practice for Procurian, an Accenture Co. He and his team provided agency management, strategic sourcing insights and support to brands around the world, managing more than $7 billion in marketing, media, and sales spend.
Prior to Procurian, DeHart was the director of marketing strategic sourcing for Wyeth Pharmaceuticals and Consumer Healthcare, now Pfizer, where he led the U.S. team responsible for agency relationship management and overall U.S. commercial spend, totaling approximately $1 billion.
"Joining InnerWorkings represents a culmination of my experiences to date," stated DeHart. "Fortune 500 brands today face an unprecedented level of complexity when it comes to managing their marketing programs. InnerWorkings has built a reputation among CMOs as a trusted partner in execution. I look forward to leveraging my past experiences to support our clients' greatest challenges."
Eric Belcher, CEO of InnerWorkings, also added: "Brad's unique experience, track record of success and breadth of knowledge will play a significant role in strengthening our position as the global leader in marketing execution. I look forward to Brad's contributions as we continue to deliver breakthrough brand experience for our clients."
About InnerWorkings Inc.
InnerWorkings Inc. (NASDAQ: INWK) is a leading global marketing supply chain company servicing corporate clients across a wide range of industries. With proprietary technology, an extensive supplier network and deep domain expertise, the company procures, manages and delivers printed materials and promotional products as part of a comprehensive outsourced enterprise solution. InnerWorkings is based in Chicago, employs approximately 1,500 individuals, and maintains 67 global offices in 30 countries. Among the many industries InnerWorkings services are: retail, financial services, hospitality, non-profits, healthcare, food and beverage, broadcasting and cable, education, transportation and utilities.