Shawn Morin has been appointed president and chief operating officer of Ingram Content Group Inc.
Morin has been chief operating officer of the company since June 2012 and his additional responsibilities as president are effective immediately.
John R. Ingram, chief executive officer of Ingram Content Group Inc, said: “Shawn Morin has provided great leadership for our team at Ingram, especially over the past two years. As much as we’re a distribution business, we’re also a technology business. Shawn is a businessman who is very knowledgeable and fluent in technology, which enables everything we do."
Morin joined Ingram in 2009 as the chief information officer and was responsible for overseeing the information technology infrastructures and applications for the content group of companies. He came to the company from Bass Pro Shops, where he was chief information officer and vice president of Information Technology. Earlier in his career, he was the lead engineer working on the on-board flight software for the Space Shuttle program at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
As c.o.o., Morin has been the executive in charge of managing the company’s commercial activities, systems, and operations.