November 11, 2010 06:00 ET
BuyWithMe Appoints Nizzi Renaud as VP of Marketing
Former Etsy Director of Marketing Brings More Than 10 Years Experience to Executive Team
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - November 11, 2010) - BuyWithMe, the premier community-buying website that connects savvy shoppers with the best deals and offers from leading local businesses, today named Nizzi Renaud as Vice President of Marketing. In this position, Renaud will oversee BuyWithMe marketing and communications initiatives including the development of all marketing strategies, support for BuyWithMe market launches and continued growth of BuyWithMe's merchant partner relationships. Renaud comes to BuyWithMe with over a decade of experience devising and executing successful and effective online and offline marketing strategies, and joins the company from Etsy where she served as Director of Marketing.
"Nizzi brings a wealth of marketing experience and industry knowledge to BuyWithMe," said Cheryl Rosner, CEO, BuyWithMe. "In much the same way Etsy does, BuyWithMe attracts savvy shoppers and helps promote small, locally-owned businesses. She's a perfect fit for our growing BuyWithMe team and will help us continue to provide great deals and exciting opportunities for customers to explore and discover their cities."
Prior to joining BuyWithMe, Renaud served as Director of Marketing for Etsy where she oversaw Etsy's efforts around partnerships, media relations, merchandising and customer acquisition. Prior to Etsy, Renaud served as Vice President of Online at Atari, Inc. and fulfilled Vice President and Senior Marketing roles at Sequentia Communications and Rugman.com.
"Community-buying is one of the fastest growing markets today and I'm thrilled to join BuyWithMe," said Renaud. "I was attracted to the immense value and creativity in their deals and the emphasis the company places on truly supporting and nurturing local businesses. My goal is that we'll continue to enhance the BuyWithMe experience for customers and business partners, ensuring both continue to receive the same great product and service they've come to know and expect."
Renaud will be based in the company's headquarters in New York City and report to BuyWithMe CEO, Cheryl Rosner. For more information on current BuyWithMe deals, please visit www.buywithme.com.
BuyWithMe (www.BuyWithMe.com) is the premier community-buying website that connects savvy shoppers with the best deals and offers from local businesses in their city. Through the power of community-buying, shoppers have access to exclusive one-week deals for spas, salons, travel, fitness, restaurants, activities and other services. BuyWithMe currently publishes daily deals in Austin, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, Phoenix, San Diego and Washington D.C., and plans to be in 15 markets by the end of 2010. BuyWithMe is headquartered in New York City.
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