Gannett Digital names new VP of sales
by Sharon Hill
24 Nov 2009
Gannett has named Andy Jacobson VP of sales for Gannett Digital. Jacobson joins Gannett from Email Data Source, where he was SVP of sales. He will report to Chris Saridakis, SVP and chief digital officer at Gannett. Jacobson’s team will be responsible for national sales across Gannett’s online network of 100+ digital communities with an audience of 25 million people.&
Sharon Hill has been a senior writer / analyst with the AIM Group since 2004, except for a two-year time-out to serve as sales and marketing manager for Suburban Newspapers of America. She worked at newspapers in California, the Carolinas and Indiana as a classified advertising sales supervisor and manager, and in newspaper circulation in Alaska. At the SNA, she was responsible for bringing in new members; lining up exhibitors, and helping develop programs for the classified conference and the classified alliance. She is also co-author of “Implementing and Managing Telework: A Guide for those who make it Happen” (Praeger Press) and a prolific blogger and social media user. She is based in Phoenix.