People on the Move
Condé Nast has expanded its branded content studio with a new leadership team and more...
Condé Nast has expanded its branded content studio 23 Stories with a new leadership team, naming Josh Stinchcomb managing director and Dirk Standen to the role of editor-in-chief.
Raul Martinez continues in his role of creative director-at-large while Pat Connolly has been elevated to senior vice president.
Josh Stinchcomb most recently served as senior vice president of sales strategy and partnerships for the Condé Nast Media Group, where he oversaw the media and marketing services sales efforts for the company’s largest clients of strategy for 23 Stories.
Dirk Standen previously held the role of digital creative director at Condé Nast’s W, where he oversaw the brand’s digital strategy. He'll continue to guide that strategy through W's upcoming digital relaunch. Previously, he was the editor-in-chief of Style.com from 2005-15.
Here are the rest of this week’s people on the move:
IBT Media has announced that Thomas Hammer has joined as senior vice president of sales. Hammer joins from RhythmOne, previously Rhythm NewMedia, where he spent the last seven years directing their team of sales and marketing directors. Hammer also handled sales at AOL, Dow Jones & Company and eMarketer, Inc.
It’s been announced that David Saef, executive vice president, strategy & MarketWorks, Global Experience Specialists, a global full-service provider for live events, has been appointed to BPA Worldwide’s board of directors. Saef will also join BPA’s Sustainability Committee. Prior to joining GES, Saef spent seven years with L.E.K. Consulting, a global strategy & consulting firm.
GCN Media, makers of ONEcount, a leading data management platform, have announced that Michael DiChiara has joined the team as senior account executive. DiChiara brings more than 20 years of advertising sales experience to the team. He has worked at well-known titles including House Beautiful, George, Elite Traveler and Trader Monthly, among others.
Laura Vogel has been named senior digital editor at Condé Nast Traveler. She had been beauty editor at MSN.com.
Jennifer Catto has been named senior vice president, integrated marketing, at Evolve Media. She had been vice president, head of branded entertainment and partnerships, at Say Media.
Manu Raju has been named senior political reporter at CNN. He’d been senior congressional reporter at Politico. And Jamie Gangel has been named special correspondent at CNN. She was most recently a correspondent at NBC News.