Carrie Cullen has been promoted to associate publisher, advertising of HGTV Magazine. Cullen had been advertising director of the magazine since it launched last year. Prior to that, Cullen served as Food Network Magazine’s sales development director.

“Carrie has demonstrated incredible leadership over the past year and a half,” said Dan Fuchs, publisher and chief revenue officer of HGTV Magazine, in a statement. “In addition to managing the numerous systems and processes that are key components of our business, Carrie is a dedicated advocate and motivator of our sales team, and her strong client relationships and persistent work ethic have resulted in numerous big wins for the magazine.”

Cullen’s appointment is effective immediately.