We use cookies. You have options. Cookies help us keep the site running smoothly and inform some of our advertising, but if you’d like to make adjustments, you can visit our Cookie Notice page for more information.
We’d like to use cookies on your device. Cookies help us keep the site running smoothly and inform some of our advertising, but how we use them is entirely up to you. Accept our recommended settings or customise them to your wishes.

Merkle Names Neil Gissler as Global Technology and Delivery Lead

May 3, 2016
Columbia, MD

Merkle (merkleinc.com), a leading technology-enabled, data-driven performance marketing agency, announced the appointment of Neil Gissler as executive vice president, global technology & delivery. In his role, Gissler will be responsible for expanding the portfolio of technology offerings and services, standardizing and industrializing global delivery across strategy, implementation and managed services, as well as enhancing the overall operations of the company to support accelerated growth and global expansion.

“Merkle is an exciting and vibrant company that is well positioned at the intersection of performance marketing and the broader digital transformation underway in the marketplace,” said Gissler. “I was drawn to the organization based on the corporate vision, industry-leading solutions, and the fact that they have the best people in the business. I couldn’t be more excited to join the team.”

Neil Gissler is a very accomplished technology executive with nearly 30 years of experience in the technology services industry. He joins Merkle from Unisys, a worldwide information technology company, where he was the senior vice president of services and a corporate officer. He was responsible for leading the transformation of the Unisys services business and played a major role in the evolution of the overall operations of the company. Prior to Unisys, Gissler spent twenty-eight years at Accenture, one of the world’s leading consulting and managed services companies, where he led Accenture’s North American technology business. In that role, he led the development of Accenture's integrated technology services offerings, implemented a new growth-oriented operating model, and oversaw 22,000 employees domestically and 35,000 in global centers.

“Neil is a recognized industry leader with impressive experience guiding organizations through multiple technology waves, developing their vision and strategy, building comprehensive and integrated offerings, enabling and driving sales, as well as managing the delivery of those services.  He will be an asset to our executive team as we continue to grow our business and global footprint,” said David Williams, chairman and CEO for Merkle.

About Merkle

Merkle is a leading data-driven customer experience management (CXM) company that specialises in the delivery of unique, personalised customer experiences across platforms and devices. For more than 30 years, Fortune 1000 companies and leading nonprofit organisations have partnered with Merkle to maximise the value of their customer portfolios. The company’s heritage in data, technology, and analytics forms the foundation for its unmatched skills in understanding consumer insights that drive hyper-personalised marketing strategies. Its combined strengths in performance media, customer experience, customer relationship management, loyalty, and enterprise marketing technology drive improved marketing results and competitive advantage. With 13,000+ employees, Merkle is headquartered in Columbia, Maryland, with 50+ additional offices throughout the Americas, EMEA, and APAC. Merkle is a dentsu company. For more information, contact Merkle at 1-877-9-Merkle or visit www.merkle.com.

Media Inquiries