MediaVest CIO Dies

  • June 24, 2003
Donna Salvatore, a top executive of MediaVest USA, died on Friday, June 20th at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital of a brain aneurysm. She was 50. Salvatore held numerous management positions at MediaVest USA, including Director of Strategic Development, President of Broadcast, Chief Executive Officer and, most recently, Chief Investment Officer. She began her career on the national broadcast side of the business in 1978 at N.W. Ayer, followed by positions at Compton Advertising and Needham Harper & Steers. In June 1981, she joined Benton & Bowles, which became D'Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles in 1985. At D'Arcy, she was named vice president in 1985, senior vice president in 1986, and an executive vice president and member of the four-person TeleVest management committee in 1993.
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