People on the Move | 5.03.07
PRIMEDIA has named Bryan Robb west coast digital sales manager and Robert Klein east coast digital sales director PRIMEDIA Automotive Digital, the company’s portfolio of automotive Web sites.
Midwest Living magazine has named former Woman’s Day Midwest advertising director Elaine Purnell national advertising director.
Tom Halligan has joined The Magazine Group as editorial director of business and education media, a newly created position. He was most recently at Ziff Davis where he served as editorial director of its Custom Solutions Group.
New York magazine has named Michael Silberman general manager of nymag.com. Silberman was most recently vice president and editorial director for Rodale Interactive.
Greenspun Media Group has made a number of promotions including Paul LaRocca to chief marketing officer. LaRocca has held senior marketing positions at Viacom, AOL Time Warner and Wenner Media. Phil Cooper has been named senior vice present of marketing. Kelli Maruca has been promoted to vice president of public relations and promotions, while Deedy Palmer has been named advertising director for Las Vegas luxury titles.
Michael C. Ford has been named president of Working Mother Media’s Diversity Best Practices.
Online content media marketplace Mochila has named Craig Calder chief marketing officer. He was most recently SVP of marketing at TheStreet.com.
Meredith Corporation has promoted Julie Fuoti has been promoted to vice president, client solutions of Meredith 360°. Fuoti was most recently executive director of marketing of Meredith 360°, a strategic marketing unit focused on delivering multi-media assets and services to customers across all business categories.