Funny Or Die has named John Schneider president of sales. Schnieder coms to FOD from Blank Screen Ventures, a digital media consultancy. He previously held sales role at Mic, Taykey, Federated Media and Yahoo.
“John joins Funny Or Die at an exciting time as our brand and content accelerate across all digital, social, and mobile platforms,” said Dick Glover, the site’s president, in a statement. “His experience creating custom advertising solutions for agencies and brands is a perfect fit for Funny Or Die’s custom content approach to helping brands engage users.”
Schneider will be based in New York and will oversee both the New York and Los Angeles sales teams.