Tribune Ups Don Meek
January 26, 2009 at 10:50 AM (PT)
TRIBUNE COMPANY has appointed DON MEEK President/National Media Sales for interactive and publishing. He will be responsible for leading all national and cross-platform sales the company’s interactive and publishing divisions, as well as overseeing TRIBUNE MEDIA NET, TRIBUNE 365, and sales development.
Previously, MEEK was Pres./Integrated Media for THE LOS ANGELES TIMES, where he helped develop integrated multimedia programs across all TRIBUNE properties in southern California. "Not only is Don tremendously talented and experienced, he understands sales and marketing and is focused intently on meeting the needs of our advertisers," Chief Revenue Officer and TRIBUNE BROADCASTING Pres. ED WILSON said. "He’s done a phenomenal job delivering results for advertisers across our SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA media group, including THE TIMES and KTLA, and has figured out how capitalize on the broad reach of TRIBUNE’s multimedia resources."
"My goal is to ensure that TRIBUNE is the leader in providing true marketing solutions to our customers," MEEK said. "We will offer clients programs that integrate print, targeted media, direct response, TV, digital, mobile, and event products so they can engage the largest number of consumers -- or selectively targeted audiences -- across multiple platforms as their marketing objectives demand."