Belfast Telegraph Newspapers’ ad sales controller Simon Mann has
been promoted to group advertising sales director. Mann, ad sales
controller since January 1999, replaces John Leslie, who was recently
promoted to group commercial director.
Sally Pearson, formerly ad sales manager with Amra in Manchester, has
joined Leeds-based advertising and design agency Indigo 6 as client
services and production manager.
Cathi Hart, classified group head at IPC, has been promoted to
classified sales manager for IPC Connect and tx titles. Hart joined IPC
in 1997 as a sales executive, rising to senior sales executive. In March
1999 she was promoted to group head of the IPC Music and Sport
Dennis Publishing has promoted John Garewal, ad manager on PC Pro, to
group ad manager. In his new role, Garewal will continue to manage the
day-to-day running of PC Pro but will also oversee ads in MacUser, PC
Zone and The Official Dreamcast Magazine. Garewal has worked at Dennis
since 1994. Catherine Lewis joins Garewal as an account manager on PC
Pro. Lewis previously worked at Dennis as account manager on Computer
Buyer, before a stint as a planner/buyer at Media Junction.
Red Herring Communications, the US media company, has appointed Peter
Schoff director, international sales, for its business and technology
magazine Red Herring. Schoff joins the company from Forbes, where he was
vice-president, international advertising. His recruitment is part of
Red Herring’s move to expand outside the US.
Mark Macalesher has joined the sales team of Business Day - the business
section of the Evening Standard - as a sales executive. He will be
responsible for the financial and IT recruitment markets. Macalesher
will now report to Quentin Soldan, Business Day group head.
Recruitment company Media Contacts has promoted its manager, Kathryn
Nall, to associate director. Nall joined the company in March 1995 as a
trainee recruitment consultant.
24/7 Europe has appointed Emma Trollope sales coordinator, Peter Miles
ad operations coordinator and Matthew O’Leary client services
coordinator for its UK office.
Mediapolis account director James Smith has joined the media agency’s
board as associate director. Smith, who moved to Mediapolis from WCRS in
1998, handles the Orange and Lunn Poly accounts.
Recruitment consultant Morgan Rutherford Associates has hired Ruth
Woolley as commercial sales director. She joins from The Scotsman
Publications, where she was general classified manager. Woollard set up
the national classified sales team for TSP, launched the Sunday Business
classified section and managed classified teams at The European and the