October 6, 2016
Goodby, Silverstein & Partners has named Julia Mee chief marketing officer, a new position at the agency. She joins from Cisco Systems, where she was senior director of global advertising, media and sponsorships.
Havas New York has named Diana Vienne chief talent officer, working closely with president Laura Maness. Vienne previously held a similar position at Marina Maher Communications.
Mike Coates, president and chief executive officer for the Americas at H+K Strategies, is stepping down from his position after 33 years with the company. Coates will serve as global vice chairman based in Canada before officially retiring next year.
Linda Ong has been named chief culture officer at Civic Entertainment Group, a marketing services company. Ong was previously chief executive officer at TruthCo., which she founded.
The Weather Co. has named Jordan Bitterman chief marketing officer, replacing the departed David Jaye. Bitterman was previously chief strategy officer at Mindshare.
AccuWeather has named Mark Ebel vice president of business services for AccuWeather Enterprise Solutions, the company’s commercial arm. Ebel is a former senior vice president at Channel Intelligence.
CBS Radio has named J.D. Crowley executive vice president of digital, reporting to president Andre Fernandez. Crowley was previously senior vice president an general manager of digital media at CBS Television Distribution.
Westwood One has named Mark Wildman senior vice president of strategic partnerships, based in the company’s New York office. Wildman previously sold media, sponsorship and content programs at William Morris.
People magazine has promoted Sara Nathan to executive editor for digital, putting her in charge of People.com’s news and programming. Nathan joined the title in April 2015 as news director for People.com.
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Warriors-Cavs sets three-year high on TNT
The rundown on media coverage of the inauguration
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TV programming blog: All the cancellations and renewals
This week’s broadcast ratings
- Michael Lieberman becomes CSO at Kinetic Worldwide
- Ryan Haskins becomes director of media at Figliulo&Partners
- Deborah Furey becomes SVP of strategy at Wunderman Health
- Martin McDonald becomes VP of strategic sales at V Digital Services
- Bob Johns becomes chief revenue officer at Big Outdoor
- Chris Brooks rises to EVP of distribution at CW
- Salil Mehta becomes president at FoxNext
- David Perpich becomes president and GM at The Wirecutter
- Jessica Sebor and Aaron Hersh rise at Competitor Group
- Jeff Hackett joins and Mike Owen rises at AdColony
- James Frain joins CBS All Access' 'Star Trek: Discovery'
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This week’s cable ratings
This week’s top-rated movies, songs and books
This month’s digital traffic data: November 2016
This week’s daypart ratings
Opening for a media planner at a top OOH agency
Orlando agency looking for a media planner/buyer
Freelance media planner/buyer available
Junior media planner/buyer position in Minneapolis-St. Paul
Media sales coordinator opening in New York