TVNewser Jobs PRNewser Jobs AgencySpy Jobs SocialTimes Jobs

Linkstorm Names Lou Tosto SVP of Sales & Operations

Online advertising company Linkstorm has hired Lou Tosto away from BusinessWeek to be its new SVP of Sales & Operations, we’ve learned. The advertising industry pro has over 20 years of experience with companies such as and BusinessWeek/

Linkstorm counts Cisco, E*Trade, American Express, Wal-Mart, IBM, Microsoft and Chevrolet among its clients, so it’s a plum move for Tosto, who was VP of sales at BW/ And it sounds like BW’s going to miss Tosto: only last Thursday—four days before the hire was announced— editor-in-chief John A. Byrne was calling Tosto the “East Coast master of sales” and, apparently, praising his performance at a reception. Sounds like an ouch for—we’ll update if and when we know more.

Mediabistro Course

Social Media 201

Social Media 201Starting October 13Social Media 201 picks up where Social Media 101 left off, to provide you with hands-on instruction for gaining likes, followers, retweets, favorites, pins, and engagement. Social media experts will teach you how to make social media marketing work for your bottom line and achieving your business goals. Register now!