Alistair Lee-Jones joins the client sales team as its retail shopping category manager. Lee-Jones joins from Pricerunner, where he was a sales executive. His early career includes stints at Kelkoo and Yahoo!. He will report to Jane Thompson, the UK head of category development. The company has also boosted its UK agency sales teams with the appointments of Damien Hann and Jo Kilshaw. Additionally, Steve Gibbon and Andy McNabb have been promoted to group heads of the Inside sales team. Gibbon joined MSN in July from Haymarket Publishing. In his new role, he will manage a team of six sales heads. McNabb has worked in the MSN UK client sales team for five years and will lead a team of five sales heads in his new role.
MSN UK has strengthened its sales team with a mixture of new hirings and internal promotions.