Time Inc. Nixes the Role of Publisher in Ad Sales Reorganization

New groups will focus on ad categories, brands or digital

The publisher title is no more at Time Inc., which today is continuing to shake things up in its top ranks. This afternoon in a memo to staffers, chief revenue officer and evp, global advertising Mark Ford unveiled a new sales structure that has the company's top executives overseeing groups organized around advertising categories, brands or digital sales rather than on individual titles.