Hearst Magazines UK appoints new Advertising Operations Director for digital business
Hearst Press Release:
Hearst Magazines UK, Hearst Corporation’s principal business in the UK, has appointed Guljeet Samra as Advertising Operations Director across its digital business.
Guljeet, who joins the UK’s largest digital magazine publisherfrom Trinity Mirror, is a renowned and highly talented digital advertising trailblazer with more than nine years’ experience in innovative digital media and commercial strategy.
She has a strong analytical background, first-class expertise in client partnership, and years of technical experience across site development and integration; all vital skills for her new role managing digital sales operations across the vast network of websites, mobile sites, applications and digital editions published by Hearst Magazines UK.
Guljeet has spent the past 2½ years in senior roles at Trinity Mirror, most recently as Director of Advertising Operations where she led the Trinity Mirror Ad ops team to its first digital award at the 2012 AOP Awards. Guljeet also managed a 14-strongOps team in multiple locations across more than 100 websites and made essential operational changes to enable Trinity Mirror Digital to deliver multi-million pound revenue targets.
Guljeet is no stranger to Hearst Magazines UK having previously worked at Hearst Digital, the media owner’s UK digital arm. She also held key digital advertising roles at Guardian Newspapers and Dennis Publishing.
Guljeet will start her new role at Hearst Magazines UK on August 5.
At Hearst Magazines UK, Guljeet will be responsible for overseeing the delivery of all advertising across the leading media owner’s magazine websites and digital pure play brands. She will report into Hearst Magazines UK Digital Strategy Director, Rebecca Miskin, and will work closely with newly-appointed Group Digital Sales Director, Stephen Edwards, and the expanding digital team.