New York Times Ad Chief: Branded Content Units Coming Soon
Posted: 10/30/2013  |  By: Michael Sebastian | Advertising Age
The New York Times is planning to step off the sidelines and into the world of native advertising online, where a growing list of traditional publishers have thrown their arms around sponsored or branded content.

Meredith Kopit Levien, exec VP-advertising, said the Times is planning to introduce branded content units into its redesigned website, scheduled to rollout in the first quarter of 2014.