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.