Hootsuite interviewed Jaime Stein, Tangerine (formerly known as ING Direct Canada)’s Head of Social Media, about the importance of their social media banking strategy during the re-branding.
In this short video interview shot by the Hootsuite Team, Jaime explains how crucial a role social media had during the bank’s re-branding exercise: they were able to successfully reach out to customer to correct misconceptions as well as provide education and reassurance to their existing customers.
Peter Aceto, Tangerine’s President and CEO, is one of the most social CEOs in the worldwide banking industry: Peter, a leadership champion, is an active twitter user who demonstrates on daily basis is commitment to drive both customer and employee advocacy.
Jaime tells us the social media team at Tangerine has been busy replicating that success with some other Senior Executives: their CIO, CMO and their Head of Savings and Deposits are now all on social media.
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In the video below, you will find below the list of new social media handles for Tangerine (migrated from the ING Direct Canada social media presence):
ING Direct Canada has been a long-time client and a loyal advocate for Hootsuite, so it’s not surprising to find Jaime happily recommending Hootsuite’s tools and services and especially their ‘Situational Simulation‘.
By the way, I invite you to check this recently introduced service which aims to help brands to ‘prepare for emergencies and PR crisis‘.
Situational Simulations allow organizations to test their response plans, staff, and technology within a private, controlled environment. The HootSuite Professional Services team works together with clients to plan, perform, and review each simulation, giving them insight into what it takes to be effective during high-pressure situations.