BILL CREIGHTON has been named general manager of NewsCom. Most recently, Creighton was vice president of global sales and marketing for UPI, where he was responsible for all commercial activities, sales, and marketing, worldwide.
American Marketing Association; Russ Klein July 29, 11:09 a.m. American Marketing Association hired Russ Klein as CEO. Klein previously served as CMO for Arby’s, Burger King, 7-Eleven and Dr Pepper/7Up companies.
Tom Buontempo; Attention July 29, 11:08 a.m. Tom Buontempo, most recently chief business development officer of KBS, was named president of Attention, a social media marketing agency acquired by KBS earlier this year.
WWE; Barry McMullin July 29, 10:57 a.m. WWE tapped Barry McMullin as senior vice president of sales & partnership marketing.
Brand New School; Nellie Chung July 29, 10:54 a.m. Brand New School has hired Nellie Chung as vice president of strategy and business development. Most recently, Chung was vice president of client solutions at Synaptic Digital.
Marta Martinez; AOL July 29, 10:53 a.m. Marta Martinez was named global head of video sales for AOL.