In an effort to streamline its marketing processes, Time Inc. has restructured its sales leadership team into three categories: automotive, pharmaceuticals and technology and telecommunications.
Overseeing the auto category is Mark Ellis, who has been named president and chief operating officer of Time Inc. sales and marketing. Ellis was most recently senior vp of corporate sales.
All category teams will report to Ellis, while Ellis will continue to report to Time Inc. executive vp of global advertising Mark Ford.
Greg Schumann has been named president, pharmaceuticals, Time Inc. sales and marketing. He was most recently senior vp and group publishing director of Southern Living, Coastal Living and Sunset.
Brendan Ripp will oversee technology and telecommunications as president of the category. He was most recently senior vp and publishing director of the Sports Illustrated group.