Twitter ad sales to start soon, says COO
by Sharon Hill
24 Nov 2009
Twitter COO Dick Costolo, in an interview at the Tech Crunch RealTime Crunchup event, announced the launch of a Twitter advertising model soon - most likely early 2010. "It will be fascinating, non-traditional, and people will love it,” Costolo said. TweetDeck and other partners will be able to partner in this advertising operation, though nothing was said about the
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.