TRONDHEIM, NORWAY, November 10, 2022 Placewise today announced that Eric Grimes has been named as the company’s new Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately. With over ten years at Placewise, serving in varying capacities Mr. Grimes brings extensive industry knowledge and great competence in management and process structure to his new role. Among his other responsibilities at Placewise
Mr. Grimes will also oversee the US business.
“Eric is an exceptional leader with a lot of drive and follow through capabilities. He has demonstrated the ability to grow and manage a technology-first business, develop talented leaders, and ensure client success,’ said Peter Tonstad, CEO, Placewise. ‘We all look forward to working with Eric as COO for the next growth phase of the company’
Placewise is the global leader in retail real estate property tech, serving over 1,100 shopping centers, across 3 continents, through more than 1 billion digital shopper engagements every year. From the industry's first end to end ecommerce marketplace, to loyalty programs, Placewise offers the only purpose-built solutions for shopping centers, designed to create long lasting digital relationships with shoppers, and unlock the power of retail properties to monetize beyond the square meter. Placewise has offices in Europe, the US, and Asia, and is backed by both venture and PE funds.