People on the Move
Condé Nast has a new executive vice president of corporate communications and more...
Condé Nast president Bob Sauerberg has appointed Cameron Blanchard executive vice president of corporate communications. Blanchard succeeds Patricia Röckenwagner and was previously senior vice president of corporate communications at NBCUniversal.
“Communication is central to everything we do as we transform Condé Nast to the premier media company of the future,” said Sauerberg. “Cameron is a uniquely qualified executive with extensive experience in media, and will be the ideal partner to me and the team to lead our communications and strategic efforts during the next phase of our growth.”
In her previous role, Blanchard served as head of communications for NBCUniversal's Entertainment & Digital Networks and Integrated Media division, comprised of a diverse portfolio of businesses including Telemundo Media, Bravo Media and Sprout, among others.
Here are the rest of this week’s people on the move:
Trusted Media Brands, Inc. (formerly Reader's Digest Association) announced that Alec Casey has been appointed chief marketing officer. With more than two decades of publishing experience, Casey joins from Bloomberg, where he served as head of global circulation and production.
Meredith Corporation has announced that chief strategy officer Kim Martin will be expanding her responsibilities to include oversight for Meredith National Media Group’s original video programming development across all platforms. Prior to joining Meredith, Martin served as president and general manager of WE tv for nine years.
International Business Times, a digital global news publication, has announced that award-winning journalist, Carter Dougherty, has joined the newsroom as senior international economics writer. Dougherty has covered international economic issues for nearly 20 years, starting at the specialty publication Inside U.S. Trade in Washington.
Farm Journal Media has named Melissa Sanders Carroll to the new position of general manager of Top Producer Executive Network (TPEN)–Farm Journal’s three year-old, rapidly growing peer-to-peer network for executive level producers. Most recently, Sanders Carroll served as general manager for Adayana’s government-focused consulting service in Washington DC.
AtlanticLIVE, the events division of The Atlantic, has hired Emmy award-winning journalist Rob Hendin as its executive producer. Hendin has served as a senior producer at CBS News’s Face the Nation since 2011. Prior to his tenure at Face the Nation, he held numerous leadership roles at CBS including chief White House producer, senior political producer and chief justice producer.
Fusion.net has announced several hires to their audience development and analytics teams: Alton Phillips as their new executive director of audience development, and Diana Ryan, who will serve as a growth editor. Adam Neuman has been promoted to senior analytics manager and Harry Cammer has joined as analytics associate to support Adam.