Viacom Outdoor appoints Mead as agency sales head

LONDON - Viacom Outdoor has appointed Simon Mead as its head of agency sales, working alongside Charlie Richardson, Viacom Outdoor's head of specialist sales.

Mead is one of the founding directors of the online broker E*Trade and during his time at Thames Television was part of the team that set up UK Gold.

He will report to the national sales director Laura Doughty.

Doughty said: "It's great to start 2004 with such a key media appointment. Simon's record of sales excellence and innovation, his agency contacts and strong leadership ability will undoubtedly strengthen an already successful team."

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