Andy Troullides has joined the online media trading sales house
iMediapoint as managing director. Troullides, the former joint managing
director of MediaCom TMB, has been acting as a consultant for the net
sales house but officially joined the company last week.
TDI, the transport advertising specialist, has promoted national sales
director Clive Punter and UK commercial director Andrew Oldham. The two
become joint managing directors of the company. Mike Baker, UK marketing
director, becomes European marketing director, with a brief to oversee
all TDI’s European marketing activity.
MMXI Europe, the internet audience measurement company, has hired
Michael Read as European sales director. Read joins from BPA
International, the worldwide audit bureau, where he was UK managing
director. Before that he worked as marketing controller at Meridian
TeamTalk.com, the online sports site, has appointed two sales people to
its commercial team. James McEvoy joins TeamTalk as a commercial manager
from Marconni Communications, where he had worked as sales and marketing
manager for 15 years. Andrew Swires also joins as a commercial manager.
He was previously the British Library’s international marketing manager
for the Far East and Australia and, before that, global sales manager
for the library’s web service. Swires and McEvoy will report to
commercial director Mark Woodhead and will work on creating and
maximising e-commerce opportunities around the TeamTalk website.
Carat International has taken on Stephen White as its new-business
director. He joins the agency from The Economist, where his remit
included advertising sales in Austria, Germany and Central Europe. White
replaces Kirk McPherson, who has moved to MindShare.
iWeb.com, the specialist internet messaging company, has hired May Lee
as PR and marketing executive. The appointment follows the decision by
Freeserve and WorldOnline to use the company’s iNotes online advertising
system. Lee will assist iWeb’s sales and marketing teams in signing up
new ISPs and advertisers. Before joining iWeb, Lee worked in Paris as
sales and marketing executive for Mentor Graphics Corporation. The
company has also taken on Catherine Heibron as European marketing
manager. She will be responsible for developing and managing the
marketing strategy iNotes to ISPs and advertisers across Europe.
Boomerang Media, the postcard advertising specialist, has appointed
Sharon Mason marketing communications manager. Mason joins Boomerang
from Macmillan Publishing, where she was a sales manager. Boomerang
Media distributes more than 220 million cards a year in cinemas, bars,
health clubs, universities and secondary schools.
BMP InterAction, the online media company, has hired Modem Media’s Ebba
Linden as European business development director. InterAction has also
taken on BMP OMD’s Leigh Terry as media manager and MindShare Digital’s
Anna Odero as a senior account manager.