New York, N.Y.—Digital First Media, which operates MediaNews Group, Journal Register Co. and Digital First Ventures, has named Jared Bean vice president of multimedia sales for MediaOnePA. Bean most recently served as vice president of digital sales for MediaOnePA, a position he has held since January 2011. He previously served as ad director for MediaOnePa, working his way up the company’s sales ranks.

“Jared has spent his career with MediaOnePA and the York Newspaper Company. He has dedicated himself to serving our clients, working to grow their businesses and he has grown within our company,” said Sara Glines, publisher of the York Daily Record and president of MediaOnePA, the media sales company associated with the York Daily Record, The York Dispatch, York Sunday News, The Evening Sun of Hanover, Pa., The Lebanon Daily News and The Public Opinion of Chambersburg, Pa.

Bean began his career as a sales assistant in 1997 and was promoted to both retail sales and classified sales positions before being named retail advertising manager from 2004 to 2008. In 2008, he was named regional targeted publications director where he was responsible for launching new publications and audience-focused initiatives across the York market. Bean was named director of interactive, leading both digital sales and digital products before he oversaw the sales team’s transition from the York Newspaper Co. brand to MediaOnePA brand.

“As someone who has spent his career in the local market I am excited to have the opportunity to continue to serve our community and to help our local businesses reach new customers. MediaOnePA is well positioned to serve the needs of area businesses and I am excited to be leading the MediaOnePA sales team,” Bean said.