Zondervan President and CEO Moe Girkins to Leave the Company; Scott Macdonald to serve in Interim Role
Zondervan announced Thursday that its President and CEO, Maureen “Moe” Girkins, will leave her position effective March 11, 2011. Scott Macdonald, acting General Manager of Zonderan’s business unit The City, will take on the role of Interim President during this transition period. Macdonald will work closely with Zondervan’s leadership team, which combined has more than 100 years of experience with the company. A search for a new CEO will begin immediately. Macdonald has more than 30 years of experience in sales and Christian retailing, including serving as the President of Insight Retail Group, a franchisor of Christian stores with 35 sites. He has developed growth strategies and increased profitability at multiple companies. Most recently, Macdonald has served as acting General Manager for The City, a Zondervan-owned integrated software platform for church communities.