Meredith Corporation announced that LINDA WITULSKI has been named Detroit Manager for MORE and Country Home magazines. Witulski comes to Meredith from the Detroit office of Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S. where she served as the VP Sales Director for 18 publications. In that role, she oversaw all marketing and promotion and was responsible for automotive and new business in the region.
Intrapromote has named ERIK DAFFORN Vice President of the company. Dafforn moves up from his former role as Corporate Communications Director, where he supervised all client-side SEO copywriting as well as leading key accounts.
FRANK M. SMITH has been named Regional Sales Manager of Entrepreneur Media. Smith joins Entrepreneur from Time4Media, where he was the Senior Account Manager for Yachting, MotorBoating and Salt Water Sportsman magazines. Previously Frank was the Senior V.P./New York Sales Director at Wilton Publishing.
LAURA FERNANDES has been named Senior Account Executive with Katz Radio in Los Angeles. Fernandes joined Katz Radio in June of 2000. After her completion of the Katz Radio sales training program, she was promoted to Account Executive and began selling in August of 2000. In July 2001, Fernandes joined the Katz Radio Los Angeles team. At Katz Radio in New York, KATIE IAMELE has been named Senior Account Executive. Iamele joined Katz Radio in June 2000. In August 2000 she completed the Katz Media Group training program and became an Account Executive, her most recent position.
Hearst Magazines has named CosmoGirl! founding editor in chief ATOOSA RUBENSTEIN editor of Seventeen.
Meredith Corporation announced that MARILYNN G. JACOBS has been named Associate Publisher/Marketing of Better Homes and Gardens magazine. Most recently, Jacobs was part of the senior management team responsible for launching O, The Oprah Magazine and served as Director of Marketing since the magazine’s 1999 inception.
Eyeblaster has hired SAMANTHA VOISIN as Business Development Manager for the Western Region. In this role, Voisin will be responsible for managing Eyeblaster's agency, publisher and marketer relationships, as well as fostering new business. Previously, Voisin served in various capacities at Initiative Media including IT Director and most recently Vice President, Account Director for the West Coast FastBridge division.
KEN BANKS has joined SinoFresh HealthCare as the company's Vice President of Marketing. During his career, Banks spent more than 21 years as the head of marketing for Eckerd Drugs, Circuit City stores and PetsMart.
FRANK CINA has joined the sales team at Archaeology Magazine as an advertising account manager. Cina will be responsible for a range of diverse accounts that include financial services, cameras and liquor. Previously, he worked as an account manager at McCalls and helped launch Rosie Magazine.
RON GALOTTI, vp/publisher of GQ, has left Conde Nast. Succeeding Galotti at GQ will be PETE HUNSINGER, president of Conde Nast's bridal group.