Gazelle said Thursday that it has named Roger Neal as senior vice president of corporate strategy and business development. Previously, Neal worked at NYC Media Lab. Based in Boston, Gazelle is a consumer electronics trade-in site. It is backed by Venrock Associates, RockPort Capital Partners, Physic Ventures and Craton Equity Partners.
BOSTON, MA–(Marketwired – Sep 26, 2013) – Gazelle, Inc., the nation’s leading consumer electronics trade-in site, today announced the appointment of Roger Neal as senior vice president of corporate strategy and business development. In this newly created position, Neal will report to CEO Israel Ganot and will be responsible for the development of corporate strategy and for the identification and development of strategic partnerships throughout the reCommerce eco-system. Neal will also be responsible for expanding the company’s global wholesale distribution network.
“Roger rounds out our executive team perfectly with his depth of international experience with strategic partnerships at leading consumer Internet brands,” said Israel Ganot, CEO and co-founder of Gazelle. “He joins us at an important time as we’re escalating our growth and pondering market expansion.”