Acosta Canada appoints Joanne Hillion as SVP customer development
September 14, 2014 – Acosta Canada has appointed Joanne Hillion as senior vice-president of customer development. Hillion brings 20 years of Tier 1 CPG industry sales leadership and customer development experience to her new role. She will lead the company’s grocery customer development team, reporting to Brent Scowen, president, Acosta Canada.
“Joanne has led large sales teams and successfully and consistently delivered growth and profit performance in a challenging marketplace. Her multi-category and capability-building experience will be great assets to our organization. We are very excited to have her on board to elevate our high-performance customer teams in driving remarkable results for our clients,” Scowen said.
Hillion has held progressively senior roles at Pepsico, Energizer, Coty, Reckitt Benckiser and most recently served as vice-president, sales for Mars Food Division.