Media Edge Names Courtier CEO

NEW YORK — The Media Edge has named Charles Courtier, managing director of the Europe, Middle East and Africa region, as global CEO.

He inherits the title from Beth Gordon, global chairman of Media Edge, WPP’s media network, who gave it up to focus on building the company through alliances with other WPP shops.

Dutch media veteran Hans Germeraad, who was most recently managing director of IMP Interactive Marketing Partner, becomes regional CEO.