Meredith Corporation has named Tim Russell senior managing director of sales at Meredith Video Studios, the company’s video development and production arm. Russell comes to Meredith from Comcast Media 360, where he served as VP of Eastern region sales.
“Tim is a leader in the industry who has demonstrated strong success in building integrated client partnerships throughout the advertising community,” said Kieran Clarke, executive VP/GM of Meredith Video Studios, in a statement. “His impressive background and experience in multi-platform sales – along with his understanding of the market and ability to fully utilize data to create effective and targeted campaigns – will be extremely valuable in building on the continuous growth of Meredith Video Studios.”
Russell’s appointment is effective immediately. He reports to Clarke.