On November 26, 2019 BUSINESS WIRE reported another change at the top for Shutterfly. Apollo Shutterfly announced today the appointment of Hilary Schneider as Shutterfly’s President and Chief Executive Officer, effective January 15, 2020, succeeding Ryan O’Hara.
O’Hara was appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective June 24, 2019, after the February 5, 2019, announcement that Christopher North, President and CEO, would be stepping down at the end of August 2019.
O’Hara will become an advisor to Apollo supporting transactions in the technology and media sectors. During the transition Dwayne Black, Shutterfly’s Senior Vice President and Chief Operations Officer, and Jim Hilt, President of Shutterfly’s Consumer Business, will act as Interim co-Chief Executive Officers effective December 2, 2019, until Schneider’s planned start date.
Lifetouch announced its new head of sales earlier this month. Effective November 18, Andy Panos was appointed Vice President of Sales for Lifetouch. Panos had been Vice President of Sales at Proto Labs and before that Vice President of Sales at G&K Services.