Press release from Business Wire
Postmedia Network Appoints Regional Vice President of Advertising Sales for the Prairie Region
Monday, October 28, 2013
Postmedia Network Appoints Regional Vice President of Advertising Sales for the Prairie Region09:00 EDT Monday, October 28, 2013
TORONTO (Business Wire) -- Postmedia Network is pleased to announce the appointment of Jeff Funtasz to the position of Regional Vice President of Advertising Sales, Prairie Region.
“We are excited to welcome Jeff to the team,” said Brandon Grosvenor, Senior Vice President, Sales, Postmedia Network. “With over 20 years of leadership experience in sales and marketing, Jeff is the perfect candidate to lead our sales teams in Saskatchewan and Alberta as we continue to build innovative and integrated campaigns for our clients.”
Prior to joining Postmedia, Mr. Funtasz held a number of senior executive positions, most recently as Vice President, Sales and Marketing for pharmaceutical company Seroyal International where he oversaw sales and marketing for all of North America. Prior to Seroyal, Mr. Funtasz held senior level positions at Bell Canada and Rogers.
In this new role, Mr. Funtasz will be responsible for all advertising sales operations for print, online, tablet and smartphone properties at the Calgary Herald, Edmonton Journal, The StarPhoenix (Saskatoon) and Leader-Post (Regina). Mr. Funtasz will join Postmedia on November 1, 2013.
About Postmedia Network Inc.
Postmedia Network Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Postmedia Network Canada Corp. (TSX:PNC.A, PNC.B), is the largest publisher by circulation of paid English-language daily newspapers in Canada, representing some of the country's oldest and best known media brands. Reaching millions of Canadians every week, Postmedia Network engages readers and offers advertisers and marketers integrated solutions to effectively reach target audiences through a variety of print, online, digital, and mobile platforms.
Phyllise Gelfand, (416) 442-2936
Vice President, Communications