CEL, or Commercial Enterprises Ltd., is comprised of RTE's non-broadcast media properties, including digital, publications and foreign program sales. Laffan will be responsible for revenue generation, paid sales and all other aspects of the division. Laffan is originally from Dublin, but she went straight from college to John Ayling & Associates in the U.K., where she worked in media for three years. From there, she joined McCann in New York in 1991 as international media manager.
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