He joins Postmedia on July 7, 2014. The role reports to Wayne Parrish, chief operating officer.
“Andrew is a strong leader with tremendous business acumen” said Paul Godfrey, president and CEO. “He brings a deep understanding of consumer behaviour on our fastest growing platform – mobile – and unique insights into potential program development opportunities. Andrew is a welcome addition the team.”
MacLeod was most recently senior vice president and regional managing director, North America at BlackBerry.
“At Postmedia we have some of the best media sales expertise in the country and so we looked beyond our industry to bring in a leader who could help to accelerate Postmedia’s transformation in new ways,” said Parrish. “What Andrew brings to our team is a fresh approach to sales culture and customer relationship management. He will lead the team of 600 sales professionals through the reimagined Postmedia strategy.”