People’s Phone, the mobile-phone service provider, has appointed Dean
Cowley, the former marketing chief at WH Smith, as its marketing
Cowley has taken over the top marketing slot following the departure of
Jayne Church in July. Simon Valins, the company’s marketing manager,
left shortly after Church.
Cowley is a veteran retail marketer who spent ten years at WH Smith. He
was general manager for marketing but lost his job with the retailer in
He became responsible for marketing the Forbuoys newsagent chain in