Peter Land has been named senior vice president of corporate communications at AOL. He comes to the company from PepsiCo, where he most recently served as head of communications. Land has been with PepsiCo since 2009. Prior to that he was a global managing director at Edelman.
“With more than 25 years of senior level communications experience working for several of the world’s leading media companies and brands, Peter’s ability to navigate the dynamic media and digital environments, develop and manage teams worldwide and work strategically and effectively in both the consumer marketing and corporate reputation arenas will make him a critically important member of our leadership team,” wrote Tim Armstrong, CEO of AOL, in a note.
Land will report to Armstrong.