IBT Media Adds Video Exec

Eric Gonon will revamp the company's video strategy.

IBT Media has named Eric Gonon vp for video and strategy. Gonon most recently worked for Auctionata AG as senior vp.

Prior to Auctionata AG, Gonon worked for CNN, Businessweek and CNBC.

“Expanding and optimizing our video production capabilities for both newsroom and native content is a top priority for the company as we continue to innovate and expand our news operations in the U.S. and around the world,” said IBT Media’s CEO and co-founder Etienne Uzac, in an announcement. “Eric has a strong news background and will collaborate across editorial, business and product teams.”

Gonon will report to IBT Media co-founder and chief content officer Johnathan Davis.