By: E&P Staff
Don Meek has been named president/national media sales for interactive and publishing, for Tribune Company.
Meek has served as president of integrated media for The Los Angeles Times since mid-2008. In his new capacity, he will be responsible for leading all national and cross-platform sales for the company?s interactive and publishing divisions, as well as overseeing Tribune Media Net, Tribune 365, and sales development.
Meek?s experience includes posts in sales and marketing, as vice president at Sony Pictures Entertainment and senior VP at iFilm Corp; digital media, most recently a principal at Engine; events, as president of the Gravity Games and event group VP at Fox Sports Net; print publications, as president of the Action Sports Group/Surfer, Surfing, Snowboarder, Skateboarder, Powder, Canoe & Kayak, Climbing, and Bike magazines; and broadcast sales.
?Not only is Don tremendously talented and experienced, he understands sales and marketing and is focused intently on meeting the needs of our advertisers,? Ed Wilson, Tribune?s chief revenue officer and president of Tribune Broadcasting, said in a statement. ?He?s done a phenomenal job delivering results for advertisers across our southern California media group, including The Times and KTLA, and has figured out how capitalize on the broad reach of Tribune?s multimedia resources.?