HGGC highly backs MyWebGrocer. It recently appointed a new president named Eric Healy. Initially, he worked at Rosetta where he served as the CEO. Situated in Winooski, MyWebGrocer is a primary provider of digital marketing as well as e-commerce solutions for consumer packaged goods sectors.
MyWebGrocer has appointed Eric Healey as the new president. He brings to the extensive firm experience having worked on leading consumer brands across the world, marketing as well as technology organizations. Healey joins the company from Publicis Groupe, where he was the CEO and was in charge of accelerating the company’s position as the head of customer engagement agency that offers a broad spectrum of customized content and global e-commerce to Fortune 1000 customers. Moreover, Eric is a multi-skilled executive with a vast history of garnering and driving new business ideas and relationships as he delivers revolutionary generation marketing ideas as well as e-commerce solutions.
Leadership Position and Key Responsibilities
Healy has been a holder of multiple senior positions in interactive as well as full-service marketing companies. Before working at Rosetta, he was vice president and lead at Sapient Corporation, where he served as the co-leader at the Boston office. Earlier in his job, he held various roles at The Rockport Company as well as Reebok International Ltd, where he served as a director of global e-commerce. In his role as the president, Healy will share his responsibility for implementing MyWebGrocer’s strategic vision for the general growth as well as the management of the company while overseeing primary functional aspects of the firm. He shall also serve as a board member of the company along the founding members of HGGC, initially known as Huntsman Gay Global Capital.
Why Healy Was Appointed
Healy is familiar with the challenges that CPG brands face when it comes to building highly personalized relationships with consumers, as they demonstrate business value by the growing use of omnichannel as well as digital experience platforms. Although grocery e-commerce is gaining mainstream traction, many retail companies are being encouraged to anticipate consumer’s needs by delivering personalized communications that enhance consumer’s shopping experience. By addressing such issues, MyWebCrocer is making it possible for grocers as well as partners to monetize their interaction with shoppers.
HGGC is a middle-market private equity company that has more than $4.3 billion not only in cumulative capital commitments but in advantaged investing. The company has a model that enables the company to source and acquire scalable businesses at attractive multiples via collaborations with management teams, sponsors, and reinvest with various management teams. HGGC has also completed over forty platforms of investments and add-on acquisitions.