NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Metro US, the most read free daily newspaper nationwide, announces the promotion of its three Executive Sales Directors to the position of Associate Publisher in their respective cities, reporting directly to Yggers Mortensen, Metro US President & CEO.
“I am delighted to promote Ed Abrams, Jennifer Clark and Steve Corcoran to the position of Associate Publisher,” said Yggers Mortensen. “The new management structure will strengthen the Metro brand in our key cities.”
With more than 20 years of media sales and management experience, including the past 11 years at Metro, Ed Abrams, Executive Sales Director for New York and National Sales, is now the Metro New York Associate Publisher.
Jennifer Clark has more than 20 years of sales and management experience at the New York Daily News, the New York Post and Metro. The new Metro Philadelphia Associate Publisher has been leading Metro Philadelphia sales team as Executive Sales Director since March 2012.
Steve Corcoran has over 15 years in multimedia sales, holding significant leadership positions at several notable companies, including Boston Globe Media and Metro. Steve Corcoran was promoted to Executive Sales Director for Metro Boston in January.
Metro is the world’s largest newspaper – attracting a young, active audience of over 20 million daily in more than 100 cities worldwide. In the US, Metro was launched in 1999 and is now the #1 most read free daily nationwide with 1.2 million daily readers. Designed for a 20-minute read, Metro delivers news and entertainment to commuters Monday through Friday. Local, national and international news and features are presented without bias, showcasing a metropolitan attitude and style.