Wayne Silverman has been named Time Out America's new chief revenue officer. In his new role, he will oversee the company's digital and print advertising sales, account management, ad operations, and e-commerce. He will be responsible for long-term revenue growth and sales strategy for Time Out North America's growing number of media platforms. Mr. Silverman brings over 20 years of expertise in scaling and leading sales, business development and marketing teams across both digital and traditional media channels. He previously served as chief revenue officer at mobile marketing platform Scanbuy and as VP and group publisher at CBS Interactive. He received his bachelors degree in Economics at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
Glamour magazine has appointed Jillian Davidson to the fashion director position. She joins from Vogue Australia, where she had been the creative director since 2012. Prior to that, Ms. Davidson served as the fashion director of Harper's Bazaar Australia and fashion editor at Harper's Bazaar U.S.
Razorfish has named William Lidstone and Tim Perlstein as chief marketing officer and chief strategy officer, respectively. Mr. Lidstone brings over 20 years of experience in the creative and client services functions. He most recently acted as exec VP of Razorfish International. Previously, during an eight-year span at AKQA, he served as client-service director, business-development director and client partner. In his new role, he will be responsible for the global management of the Razorfish brand. Mr. Perlstein most recently served as the group-VP at Razorfish. Prior to joining the agency, he held roles as a director of online marketing and director of consumer and customer innovation at Yahoo! Mr. Perlstein earned his MBA from Stanford University.
Andy Prakken has joined Duffey Petrosky as the chief integration officer. He brings significant leadership experience in traditional and digital marketing management. He previously served as the exec VP-chief media officer at Team Detroit/WPP. Prior to that, Mr. Prakken managed the JWT Media, brand content, analytics and CRM teams that serviced Ford, Kohl's, White Castle and more. He graduated from Oakland University with a bachelor of science in marketing.
140 Proof has expanded the east coast office by hiring Penny Veneziano as their first VP-sales. In her new position, she will be responsible for managing and growing 140 Proof's regional sales team, reporting to CRO Ed Darmanin. She brings over 13 years of sales experience in the digital-media industry to the company. Ms. Veneziano most recently served as the sales director of digital sales for the eastern region at the Weather Channel.