CLEVELAND, OH September 28th, 2020 — Speedeon, a leading data solutions provider and growth marketing agency, has recently promoted Neil Barry to President and General Counsel. As CEO, Gerard Daher will shift focus to long-term strategy, expansion, and acquisition activities.
In his new role, Neil will be responsible for implementing and executing the company’s strategic vision and delivering the growth agenda. He will oversee finance, product, technology, operations, sales, and marketing, while continuing his responsibilities as General Counsel.
“I am thrilled to have Neil take on more strategic initiatives at Speedeon,” said Gerard Daher, CEO. “His vast experience leading and inspiring growth from cross-functional teams in large financial organizations will help set Speedeon up to scale our growth in order to meet the ever-changing needs of our customers.”
Neil joined Speedeon in 2019 and was instrumental in ensuring the company met all guidelines for complying with the new CCPA (California Consumer Protection Act) regulations.
“I am honored to have this opportunity at Speedeon,” remarked Neil. “We have an excellent leadership team and a fantastic brand. We are well-positioned to continue to scale as a company and deliver results for our customers.”
Prior to joining Speedeon, Barry was the Group Head of Compliance for Standard Chartered Bank, responsible for managing the global compliance function. Neil has also worked for Citigroup, most recently as the General Counsel of the Citigroup’s International Retail Bank. Neil graduated with a B.A. in History and Political Science from Vanderbilt University, a Juris Doctor (cum laude) from Case Western Reserve School of Law, and a Master of Laws in Taxation from NYU.
Since 2008, Speedeon has enabled leading brands to succeed and maximize return on marketing spend by delivering data-driven marketing solutions that identify and engage consumers throughout the customer journey with impactful, omnichannel marketing communications. Headquartered in Cleveland, Speedeon delivers successful marketing outcomes for its clients by providing expertise in predictive analytics, direct and database marketing, campaign management and deployment, and other mission-critical marketing services that utilize the highest quality, multi-sourced consumer prospect, mover, life event, and business data. A collaborative, client-focused approach enables Speedeon to deliver impactful marketing solutions on time, within budget, and ahead of the competition.