Condé Nast Entertainment named Whitney Hill, a former Sony Music executive, as senior vice president of business development and strategy, the magazine giant announced on Wednesday.
The hire is effective immediately, and she answers to chief digital officer Fred Santarpia.
Hill is charged with developing the entertainment group’s digital content and distribution and expanding the publisher’s original video programming across its stable of 26 magazine brands.
“Whitney has assembled innovative global deals, involving multiple distribution partners and rights holders, that have created new monetization models and revenue streams,” Santarpia said in a statement. “Her knowledge of the global marketplace makes her the perfect executive to help us grow and expand our digital businesses.”
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