MarketWatch Names Dan Shar General Manager

The former Condé vet lands a new role.

1a4ed5cMarketWatch.com has hired Dan Shar as general manager. Shar previously served as general manager, head of digital for Maxim.

Prior to his time with Maxim, Shar worked for Condé Nast for more than a decade, serving as vp of revenue operations, vp and general manager of Fairchild Fashion Media and more.

“He [Shar] joins at an exciting time for MarketWatch, with a new look and feel under development, new digital projects in the pipeline, and audience growing,” wrote Dow Jones Media executive vp and publisher Almar Latour, in a memo.