Planet Data Press Releases

Planet Data Appoints Seasoned Professional to Lead Marketing Efforts

Laura Marques joins as Vice President, Marketing and Communications. (view PDF, 29k)

Elmsford, NY -- May 11, 2009 -- PLANET DATA, a leading global provider of flexible and cost effective legal discovery management services, today announces the appointment of Laura Marques as Vice President, Marketing and Communications. Ms. Marques has more than 25 years experience in Corporate Marketing, Communications, Product Development and Sales. At Planet Data, she will be leading all Marketing and Communications efforts.

Ms. Marques, a recognizable name in the music industry, joins Planet Data from ICON Entertainment. She started her career at Capitol Records before becoming National Marketing Director at Arista Records. Following this, she spent 14 years with SONY-RED Distribution as Vice President of Marketing, successfully building an award-winning marketing arm for the company. Responsible for all aspects of Consumer and Corporate Marketing, Ms. Marques helped SONY-RED become the largest and most successful independent music distribution company in the business.

Ms. Marques brings a wealth of marketing communications experience to Planet Data -- both on and offline -- including branded cross promotions, innovative advertising campaigns, creating and producing broadcast content and live events, as well as corporate marketing, imaging and publicity.

"We are delighted to welcome Laura to the firm," said Howard Reissner, Planet Data CEO. "We have significantly increased our marketing program moving forward, even in the current climate, as we believe in our platform and realize that investment now will stand us in good stead for the future. The appointment of someone of Laura's caliber to drive our Marketing and Communication efforts reaffirms our commitment to excellence in all aspects of our business platform."