Dow Jones International, the advertising sales unit for Dow Jones &
Company, has announced the appointment of Karen Mullis to the newly
created position of managing director, sales, based in London. She will
report to Ivor Kelly, managing director of Dow Jones International.
Mullis joined the company as a senior sales executive in 1989, working
her way up the career ladder and doing stints in Hong Kong and
BBC Worldwide has appointed Ann Barrett fashion manager for its new
women’s magazine Eve. She was previously a senior sales executive on
Attic Futura’s B magazine and before that worked at Emap’s Top
Schoolsnet.com has announced two additions to its sales department. Andy
Cowlishaw has been appointed head of sales and Nicola Swing becomes a
sales executive. Cowlishaw joins Schoolsnet from Express Newspapers
where he worked for two years on the West End agency sales team. Before
that he was an ad manager at Centaur Communications. Swing joins from
Emap Radio where she worked in promotions.
Marie Friel has been promoted to sales director of The Wall Street
Journal Publications, following her appointment in August 1998 as group
head of sales. Friel joined from The Scotsman in August 1997. Emma
Cleary, who joined from Hobson’s Publishing in August 1997, has moved up
to replace Friel as group head of sales.
Tania Martin has been appointed sales director of the newly created
magazine sales group for the Far Eastern Economic Review and America
Economia. Martin joined company as a sales executive eight years ago
from Conde Nast. Within two years she was promoted to ad manager and now
leads the sales teams for all territories handled from the London and
Recruitment agency The Morgan Rutherford Group has recruited Carolynn
Anderson to its new Manchester office. Anderson joins from The Scotsman
as business development manager. She will report to general manager Ben
Lowe. Morgan Rutherford opened its Manchester office on 1 June.
The Daily Star has promoted Jason Campbell to group head of display
advertising. Campbell joined Express Newspapers in 1997 from IPC
Magazines as a sales executive on the Daily Star. He replaces Andy
Farthing, who is leaving to become sales director of Management
Conde Nast has appointed William Miller director of new media. He will
join the company on 3 July from Uden Associates, the broadcast
independent, where he was managing director. He has been at Uden for ten
years, working on shows such as The Car Show for Channel 5, and Secret
Histories and Equinox for Channel 4.
Tim Dyer has joined radio sales house Opus as a sales executive. He
previously worked on the Radio Times display team and, before that, The
Independent’s weekend magazines.