CHICAGO – June 4, 2015 – Rightpoint, a leading digital agency and technology consultancy based in Chicago with offices in Detroit and Denver, announced that Rob Mayer has been named Director of Alliances. Rob will work out of Rightpoint’s corporate headquarters in Chicago.

In his role, Rob will be responsible for the strategic partnerships and growth of Rightpoint’s alliances. Rob will also be part of Rightpoint’s leadership team. He is a strategic addition to Rightpoint as the company continues to innovate at the intersection of business, marketing and technology.

Prior to Rightpoint, Rob worked for 8+ years at Sapient as Director, Alliances where he oversaw the management of all strategic alliances for their SapientNitro Agency unit.  There he helped drive the development and delivery of sophisticated solutions for clients in the areas of digital marketing and digital commerce through leading platform alliance partners.  Rob brings over 20 years of experience in the agency and consulting space working across alliance management, client engagement management, and information technology consulting.

“Rob embodies Rightpoint’s values, and we couldn’t be more excited to have someone of his caliber join our team,” said Rightpoint Co-founder Ross Freedman. “One of our biggest focuses at Rightpoint has always been to create strategic partnerships that help us drive significant value to our clients. Rob’s breadth of experience and passion will allow us to dive deeper into our existing alliance relationships and bridge the gap between our platform partners and our customers.”

“I am excited to be joining the impressive team here at Rightpoint,” said Rob. “With the constant change in the digital landscape, Rightpoint is uniquely positioned to provide the right solutions for our customers.  Strategic Alliances are a key component to the solutions that we build for our clients and I look forward to helping Rightpoint take the company to the next level through their alliances.”

About Rightpoint

Rightpoint creates world-class digital solutions that drive profitable growth and sustainable competitive advantage for some of the world’s largest companies and most iconic brands. Driven by the firm's passion for pragmatic thinking, Rightpoint's business philosophy is to rethink the "typical" consulting model, combining attributes of management consulting, IT consulting, and creative agency services to help clients drive business results by solving strategic problems. Rightpoint’s breadth of services include digital strategy, mobile, social, cloud, CRM and application development. With a client base of more than 250 companies, Rightpoint was named to Forbes’ 2014 list of America's Most Promising Companies and Crain’s 50 Fastest Growing Companies in Chicago in 2014. In addition, Rightpoint co-Founder’s Ross Freedman and Brad Schneider have been named finalists for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2015 Award in the Midwest.  Rightpoint's pervasive "intrapreneurial" spirit, which ensures that clients "get it right" the first time, is the foundation by which Rightpoint has built a strong, national reputation for excellence.