NEW YORK, April 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Today G/O Media, a number one digital writer, introduced the appointment of gross sales and media govt David Spiegel to the function of Chief Revenue Officer. In this function, Mr. Spiegel will lead direct, branded, and programmatic income efforts throughout G/O Media’s portfolio of manufacturers, which embody eleven category-leading digital websites. This function is efficient April 19, 2021.
Most lately at LA Times as Vice President of Digital Revenue, David Spiegel has spent the previous decade in senior management positions throughout a number of the top-regarded publishers. He served as Head of Sales at New York Media, the place he helped lead a complete transformation of their enterprise, enabling the merger with Vox Media the place he served as Vice President of Sales.
Prior to that, he was the Chief Revenue Officer at Inverse, a tech and science writer for Gen Z acquired by Bustle Digital Group. David was the SVP of Sales & Brand Strategy for NCS’s Great Big Story, serving to to launch that model and construct its monetization technique and workforce. Earlier, he was a founding member of BuzzFeed’s gross sales workforce, and held varied management roles all through his tenure, together with as Vice President of Brand Strategy & Partnerships and Vice President of Branded Video Strategy.
“I’m thrilled to be joining the incredible team assembled at G/O Media,” stated David Spiegel, Chief Revenue Officer, G/O Media. “As a reader and longtime competitor to these brands, I see the tremendous value they serve both our readers and brand partners and am thrilled to become an advocate for them in the marketplace.” He continued, “The G/O Media brands helped define what internet journalism would be for the 21st century, and their staying power throughout the chaos of the last decade is a testament of the relationship they have with their audiences. I’m excited to help innovate how we work with brands to connect them with these passionate fans as well as how we help build a sustainable business for a diversified editorially-focused business.”
“David is an incredibly accomplished leader in the digital advertising space and I know he’ll bring great contributions to the G/O Media team,” stated Jim Spanfeller, Chief Executive Officer at G/O Media. “His ability to drive strategic insight and applications to our sales and marketing partnerships will be a welcome addition to the team. I’m happy to welcome David Spiegel to the G/O Media family and look forward to seeing him to lead and transform our already extremely successful team.”
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