Liquor Marketing Group appoints new Category Manager

Australian member-owned retailer Liquor Marketing Group (LMG) has announced the appointment of its new Category Manager, Jeremy Turnham – with immediate effect.

Turnham brings a wealth of experience to LMG, having previously worked for Lion for four years as a Director of Clientele – Independent and Field.

In this role, Turnham led a national account and field team of over 200 people delivering exceptional results to clients.

Prior to Lion, he spent nearly 11 years at Fine Wine Partners in leadership roles in sales, portfolio strategy and channel planning.

“Jeremy Turnham is joining our team at a time when we are well positioned to continue our strong growth trajectory,” said Damien Page, general manager of merchandise and marketing for LMG.

“LMG has experienced 17 consecutive quarters of revenue growth; and meanwhile, we’ve doubled our investment in advertising, sales, digital and e-commerce platforms, and member support, including the rollout of a national store refresh program.

“Jeremy’s strong business acumen and leadership experience in the spirits industry across wine, beer and retail are a valuable addition to the LMG team and will help further drive growth and success. of our business, ”Page said.

Turnham has also expressed his enthusiasm for joining LMG.

“I look forward to working with the LMG team, as well as our member retailers and supplier partners to develop strategic, creative and engaging initiatives that delight our customers and generate maximum value for our members,” he said. declared.