Hearst Names Former WarnerMedia and Snap Exec Kristen O’Hara as SVP and Chief Business Officer

O'Hara spent 16 years at Time Warner, 7 of those as CMO

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Kristen O'Hara will be svp and chief business officer of Hearst Magazines, effective Jan. 6. Hearst

Hearst Magazines announced today that former WarnerMedia and Snap executive Kristen O’Hara will be assuming the role of svp and chief business officer, effective Jan. 6. In the newly created position, O’Hara will oversee U.S. advertising sales and marketing for Hearst brands, as well as integrated and corporate sales.

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