WEST PALM BEACH, FL – Feb. 5, 2014 – Cox Media Group’s (CMG) The Palm Beach Post has named Andy Blizzard as its new Vice President of revenue. As VP of Revenue, Blizzard will be responsible for all print and digital sales and strategy for The Palm Beach Post and its digital platforms and products, including PalmBeachPost.com.
“Andy’s broad sales experience in print and digital will serve us very well as we continue to offer our business partners multi-platform solutions that fit their needs and priorities,” said Tim Burke, publisher of The Post. “He understands the importance of building strong relationships with our customers and community.”
Blizzard has spent more than 30 years working for CMG Ohio media properties. Most recently he was VP of audience for CMG Ohio, where he was responsible for print and digital subscription revenue and classified digital revenue.
Previously, he held numerous managerial positions in sales, including Local retail, Major and National accounts, Digital sales for Retail and Classified Web sites and verticals, Recruitment, Consumer Classifieds, Legals, Obituaries, Preprint sales, Direct Mail, Commercial Print, Real Estate/Automotive publications and Event Marketing.
“This is a wonderful area and I am thrilled to become a part of this vibrant community,” Blizzard said. “The Palm Beach Post and the Palm Beach Daily News and their digital products have great audiences that give local businesses great results and an exceptional advertising value. I am looking forward to working with businesses in the Palm Beaches to continue to grow the local economy.”
About The Palm Beach Post
The Palm Beach Post is the top source of local news and information in Palm Beach County and the Treasure Coast, reaching more than 642,600 adults each week. Post readers can access their news in print, online and on their tablets and mobile devices. The Palm Beach Post is a division of Cox Media Group, which also publishes the Palm Beach Daily News, covering the island of Palm Beach.
About Cox Media Group
Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company that includes the national advertising rep firms of CoxReps. Additionally, CMG owns Cox Target Media, which operates Valpak, one of North America’s leading direct marketing companies, and Savings.com, a leading online source for savings. The company’s operations currently include 14 broadcast television stations and one local cable channel, 57 radio stations, eight daily newspapers and more than a dozen non-daily publications, and more than 100 digital services. CMG currently operates in more than 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly, including more than 30 million TV viewers, more than 4 million print and online newspaper readers, and 14 million radio listeners. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.