Penske Media Names George Grobar COO

Moving up.

Penske Media Corporation (PMC), publisher of Variety, WWD, Deadline and more, has named George Grobar chief operating officer. Grobar previously served as executive vp.

“Over the last decade, George has been one of the single greatest contributors to PMC’s success and relentless growth,” said PMC chairman and CEO Jay Penske, in a statement. “His knowledge and expertise will undoubtedly continue to be instrumental as we continue to scale the business globally.”

Grobar has been with PMC since 2009.