New Republic Makes Changes to Business Team

A hire and a promotion.

New Republic has named Suzanne Wilson director of sales and promoted Erika Velazquez Alpern to vp of marketing and communications.

Wilson previously served as sales director for Worth magazine. She also worked for Crain’s New York Business, USA Today and The New York Times.

Velazquez Alpern joined NR last April and helped launch the magazine’s audience development strategy. She previously worked for The Guardian US.