Le Lézard
Classified in: Sports and recreation
Subject: PER

Ilitch Holdings, Inc. Announces Shawn Platt as Vice President of Corporate Communications

DETROIT, Feb. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Christopher Ilitch, President and CEO of Ilitch Holdings, Inc. announced today that accomplished public relations and communications executive Shawn Platt has been named Vice President of Corporate Communications at Ilitch Holdings, Inc.

Platt will oversee the organization's corporate communications function.

Platt brings over 20 years of marketing, branding, and public relations experience to his role at the Ilitch companies.  He most recently served as Global Director ? Corporate Communications & Global Brand at Amway in Grand Rapids, Michigan, where he led development of the company's global brand and value proposition and executed strategies that drove global reputation and revenue for the family-owned, $9-billion enterprise. Prior to Amway, Platt held leaderships roles within the Marketing and Communications function at Fifth Third Bank, Bank of America and Harrah's Entertainment.

"With all of our growth, this is an exciting time for the Ilitch companies," said Christopher Ilitch.  "Shawn is a highly experienced executive who has successfully managed communications and marketing across a variety of diverse businesses. His experience and Michigan roots align well with our businesses and core values, and we're very pleased to add him to our team."

Platt earned his undergrad and graduate degrees in Public Relations and Communications from Purdue University.

About Ilitch Holdings, Inc
The Ilitch companies represent leading brands in the food, sports and entertainment industries, including Little Caesars, Blue Line Distribution, the Detroit Red Wings, Olympia Entertainment, the Detroit Tigers, Olympia Development, Little Caesars Pizza Kit Fundraising Program, MotorCity Casino Hotel and Champion Foods. The organization also has a joint venture interest in 313 Presents.

SOURCE Ilitch Holdings, Inc.

These press releases may also interest you

at 20:42
On behalf of the Government of Canada and all Canadians, I would like to extend my most sincere congratulations to Nathan Riech on winning Canada's first gold medal at the Lima 2019 Parapan American Games. Nathan Riech, from Victoria, British...

at 16:50
The $10,000 raised during the bonus cash lap Friday during the Colorado Classic® presented by VF Corporation is believed to far exceed any cash lap in women's pro cycling history and possibly exceeds any single payout for a sprint lap in pro cycling...

at 14:47
On behalf of the Government of Canada and all Canadians, I would like to extend my most sincere congratulations to Priscilla Gagné on winning Canada's first medal at the Lima 2019 Parapan American Games. Priscilla Gagné, from Sarnia, Ontario, earned...

23 aoû 2019
Action is officially underway at the Lima 2019 Parapan Am Games, as athletes from the 33 participating nations paraded into Lima's Estadio Nacional for the Opening Ceremony, with Canada led by flag bearer Stephanie Chan. The...

23 aoû 2019
Today, the countries of the Americas unite to officially open the Lima 2019 Parapan American Games. The Canadian delegation?led by flag-bearer Stephanie Chan, para table tennis athlete?will march proudly into Estadio Nacional del Perú to join the...

23 aoû 2019
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock and The Women's Foundation of Colorado joined Comcast at separate events today to announce the largest expansion ever of Internet Essentials in Colorado. The program, which is the nation's largest, most comprehensive, and...

News published on 11 february 2019 at 14:42 and distributed by: