New digital and customer Partner joins EY

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Monday, 3 November 2014 - EY announced today that digital media industry veteran and customer experience expert Tom Kennedy has joined the firm as a Partner.

Tom has more than 25 years’ experience in digital change management, business strategy and media content and distribution.

EY Oceania Advisory Leader Bill Farrell said Tom’s experience complements the firm’s global strategic investment in digital.

“Tom will be focusing on new media and digital opportunities particular around asset digitalisation, customer and advertising models,” Bill said.

Before joining EY Tom founded and led several successful content and digital companies including, Media Zoo, Hyro, Beyond Online and Brainwaave Interactive.

Tom holds a number of industry roles including being a member of the NSW Government’s Digital Economy Action Plan. He was also previously a Commissioner of the Australian Film Commission, Chairman Internet Industry Association and President Australian Interactive Media Industry Association (AIMIA).

Tom said he was looking forward to working with EYs clients.

“The opportunities presented by working within a firm with global reach and extensive knowledge and expertise in digital business strategy are exciting.

“EY has been doing some great work identifying areas of strength and weakness in the digital landscape,” Tom said.

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