Former associate publisher
Ms. Arden has been associate publisher of Ad Age for the past year and before that held posts including general manager of Ad Age Interactive and director of business development and custom programs. She joined Ad Age in 1996 as a sales representative.
"We're delighted that Allison has stepped up to be publisher," said Rance Crain, president of Crain Communications and editor in chief of Ad Age, in a statement today. "She has a tremendous history of success at Ad Age, and we can't imagine a better person for the job."