Walker hires Industry Veteran Jennifer Batley as Senior Vice President
INDIANAPOLIS — Walker Information, a leading business-to-business customer experience consulting firm, has named Jennifer Batley as senior vice president. In this role she will provide strategic advice and leadership to Walker clients.
Batley brings 20 years of customer experience (CX) leadership as both a consultant to leading corporations and most recently as the senior customer executive at a major U.S. company.
“Jennifer’s impressive background and understanding of the business impact of CX make her one of the most sought after consultants in our industry,” President Phil Bounsall said. “She is an outstanding addition to our team of experts that help our clients gain a competitive advantage by delivering exceptional experiences to their customers.”
Batley served on the North American senior leadership team of Gordon Food Service in a role designed to take customer experience to a new level in the foodservice distribution industry. Reporting to the president, she established a team focused on a new and cohesive omni-channel customer experience vision, sponsored transformational long range projects, and created new initiatives integrating the customer’s voice with industry expertise and innovative technologies to drive customer success. Under Batley’s leadership, the Gordon Food Service company brand was refreshed and relaunched, positioning the organization for continued growth and ensuring the alignment of customer experience with brand promises.
Previously Batley served as a strategic account manager for Walker where she provided strategic advice to market-leading global corporations including Castrol Limited, EMC, Mitel, Iron Mountain, Pepsi Beverages Company and many others. She established herself as a trusted advisor, a selfless leader, an impressive thought leader, and solid business executive.
“While working in a corporate leadership role I was able to objectively consider the many solution providers in the CX marketplace,” said Batley. “I’m more convinced than ever that no organization can match Walker’s expertise, range of services, and laser focus on business impact. I’m proud to be part of Walker’s team of expert consultants.“
Walker is a consulting firm specializing in customer experience. Helping businesses for more than 75 years, Walker’s diverse team of consultants provides tailored, comprehensive solutions to help companies achieve their business objectives and grow shareholder value. Walker specializes in customer retention and growth, using predictive analytics and other innovative approaches. Walker works with some of the world’s most influential businesses as well as emerging organizations of all sizes. For more information, please visit www.walkerinfo.com.