A couple Revolving Door items to note today, involving First Look Media and XO Group. Details are below.
- First Look Media has hired Laura Dawn as executive editor of multimedia and Edith Zimmerman as senior writer. Dawn is the founder of Art Not War and former creative and cultural director of MoveOn.org. Zimmerman founded The Hairpin and has contributed to GQ, Elle and more.
- XO Group has added TripAdvisor CMO Barbara Messing to its board of directors and named Dhanusha Sivajee executive VP of marketing. Sivajee joins XO Group from AOL, where she served as AOL Brand Group’s CMO.