He will retain the title of COO and will continue to report to Robert F. Callahan, chairman-CEO of the company. Callahan previously held the title of president.
With the new title, Catalane will take over the responsibility of supervising all activities relating to the day-to-day operations of the company. He will also focus on the strategic direction for Ziff Davis.
âBart and I have been partners for over 13 years. He's an excellent executive who cares deeply about Ziff Davis Media, its employees, customers and shareholders,â Callahan said in a statement.
Prior to joining Ziff Davis, Callahan and Catalane worked together at Capital Cities/ABC and ABC Radio.