CYNTHIA WOOD, JESSICA DIETRICH, MARY LUONGO and DIANE ROTHMAN have joined Tango magazineassales representatives.
MobiTV, a provider of television and digital radio services for mobile devices, has hired JACK HALLAHAN as vice president, advertising and brand partnerships. Prior to joining MobiTV, Hallahan served as managing director at Wirestone where he drove advertising strategies for Apple Computer, TiVo and William-Sonoma. Prior to that, he served as vice president at AKQA, where he managed multi-channel marketing for CNN/SI, Mattel, Macy's, Nike and Visa USA.
Mansueto Ventures, LLC, the newly formed company that publishes Inc. and Fast Company, has named HUMPHRY ROLLESTON and PETER P.I. COWLES as marketing directors.
In a move that consolidates Wunderman’s automotive practice around the world, ALEXEI ORLOV has been named vice chairman, Wunderman. Orlov, who is responsible for Wunderman’s Global Ford Group (Ford, Jaguar, Land Rover, Volvo and Mazda), will add to his responsibilities Lincoln Mercury, North America and Automotive in Latin America. Orlov will relocate to Wunderman’s New York headquarters.
Rivals.com has named DEIRDRE GANUN senior vice president of advertising sales. GaNun joins Rivals.com from ESPN.com, where she was senior account executive handling accounts such as Nextel, Anhueser Busch, MasterCard, Mercedes-Benz, Capital One and Citibank.
JOE KYRIAKOZA, most recently partner and digital media manger of Ford Motor Media, has joined Jumpstart Automotive Media in the newly created position of vice president, product development.
Tribune Interactive, a division of Tribune Company, has named DANIEL E. HESS to the newly created position of vice president/strategic marketing. Hess is responsible for the development of marketing strategies that drive growth across Tribune Interactive businesses. He most recently served as senior vice president at comScore Networks.
THOMAS BURCHILL has been named chief executive officer of Venacá, a technology company that provides digital asset management solutions for the media industry. Burchill will focus on refining the product and service offering and supporting the management team in order to take Venacá to the next level. He has been a member of the company's board of directors, and joins the company from Galileo Management, where he served as principal. Prior to that, he was CEO of Lifetime Television.
J. EDWARD LEE has been appointed executive vice president, chief operating officer of ImaginAsian Entertainment, and TINO CALABRIA has been named vice president, operations. In addition, ANIL SRIVATSA has been promoted from senior vice president, affiliate sales & operations to executive vice president, affiliate sales & new business development; and DAVID L. CHU has been elevated from vice president, programming & production to senior vice president, programming & production.
PATRICK BENSON has been named senior vice president, director of digital marketing of TargetCast tcm. His responsibilities include developing media strategies for the Internet and emerging digital distribution channels. Benson joins the agency from Deutsch where he served as vice president, associate interactive director managing the New York and Los Angeles interactive teams.