IBT Media Names Alvaro Palacios COO

He joins from Televisa Publishing + Digital.

IBT Media, publisher of Newsweek and The International Business Times, has named Alvaro Palacios chief operating officer.

Palacios previously served as head of US operations for Televisa Publishing + Digital.

In related IBT Media news, the company’s direct sales team will now report directly to CMO Mitchell Caplan.

“Shifting the sales team to report in to him is a natural evolution of that vision and we are excited for that team’s continued collaboration,” explained IBT Media CEO Etienne Uzac.