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Meredith Parent Network Gets New VP, Group Publisher

Jeff Wellington has been named Vice President, Group Publisher for the Meredith Parents Network. Wellington succeeds Brian Kightlinger, who was promoted to Vice President, Corporate Sales of Meredith’s National Media Group on Monday. Wellington comes to Meredith from Scholastic, where he served as Publisher of Scholastic Parent & Child.

“Jeff’s background and experience with providing creative multi-platform integrated marketing  solutions for clients will be a huge asset as we continue to enhance and expand the Parents Network media footprint,” said Carey Witmer, Executive Vice President, President, Meredith Parents Network.

Wellington begins at Meredith on April 9 and will report to Carey Witmer, Executive Vice President, Publisher, The Parents Network.

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Meredith Names VP of Corporate Sales

Brian Kightlinger has been named Vice President, Corporate Sales for the Meredith National Media Group. Kightlinger has been with Meredith since 1997, most recently as Group Associate Publisher, Director of Sales for Meredith’s Parents Network. He succeeds Diane Papazian, who is now Ladies’ Home Journal’s Associate Publisher.

“We believe that Brian’s creativity, solid sales experience, and broad knowledge of our portfolio along with his strong collaborative approach will be extremely valuable as we deepen and expand our brand and digital footprint over the next year,” said Tom Harty, President of Meredith.

Kightlinger reports to Michael Brownstein, Executive Vice President, Chief Revenue Officer.