Tribune Media Names Steven Belser Head Of Creative Strategy
March 29, 2016 at 11:26 AM (PT)
TRIBUNE MEDIA COMPANY has named former NOWTHISMEDIA SVP Production and Creative and VICE MEDIA Head of Production STEVEN BELSER as Head of Creative Strategy, overseeing new editorial franchises and digital business development across all TRIBUNE MEDIA platforms. At the same time, TRIBUNE BROADCASTING VP/Digital Content and Technology STEVE BARON was upped to Head of Product & Engineering. Both BELSER and BARON will report to Chief Product Officer JOSH COGSWELL.
"Every single day, audiences flock to TRIBUNE MEDIA's local and national brands for some of the most trusted news, entertainment and sports information in the U.S.," said COGSWELL. "Now, with the power team of BELSER and BARON, our next wave of digital growth is well underway."
"The opportunity to leverage TRIBUNE MEDIA's 42 local television stations, a cable network whose reach is approaching 80 million homes, and a digital footprint of nearly 70 million monthly unique visitors is undeniable," said BELSER. "I'm excited to build new content opportunities and partnerships that extend beyond digital and further position TRIBUNE MEDIA as an industry leader."
"We're extremely proud of TRIBUNE MEDIA's leading position in the broadcast digital space and I'm excited to take on this expanded role working with our current and future digital brands," said BARON.