The position is being filled by Griselda Billington, former advertising manager at Emap Internet Sales.
Ms. Billington's will head up the UK client services and advertising operations teams. At Emap, she sold sites - including Lycos, Ministry of Sound, FHM and Chelsea FC. Before that, Ms. Billington was at HotWired online and Wired magazine.
The expansion of the senior management team is part of the company's rapid growth in the U.K. Internet industry. 24/7 UK is part of 24/7 Europe, which has ad sales businesses in 12 countries across Europe, making it the largest wholly owned European online ad sales network.
Copyright August 1999, Crain Communications Inc.