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New Associate Publisher Named at Meredith

Meredith Corporation just announced that Rick Straface has been tagged as Associate Publisher of Special Interest Media and Home Solutions (we’ve got $50 says no one at Meredith remembers his full title after a month) for the company’s National Media Group.

Straface will report to Stephen Levinson, Vice President, Group Publisher, and oversee advertising sales and marketing for the National Media Group’s brands. Straface’s last position was National Sales Director for This Old House Ventures.

Levinson said he’s excited to have someone with Straface’s experience on the team:

He brings a deep understanding of the reaching consumers in the home space environment and how marketers can engage with them through the content of our broad array of media brands and properties.

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