NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Time Inc. (NYSE:TIME) announced today the appointment of Katie J. Stanton, Chief Marketing Officer of Color, a health technology service that offers physician-ordered genetic testing for hereditary cancer risk, and former Vice President, Global Media at Twitter, to its Board of Directors. Stanton will serve on the Compensation Committee of the board.
"Katie is a highly regarded executive with deep and versatile experience in digital media, including sales, content and technology. The board and the company will benefit from her vast and proven expertise and talent. We're delighted to welcome her to the board and look forward to working with her," said John Fahey, Chairman of the Board.
Stanton said, "I am thrilled to join the Time Inc. board at this exciting time during the company's transformative journey. As Time Inc. expands its already significant digital offerings and extends its iconic brands across new platforms, I plan to use my experience to help the company reach its untapped potential in these dynamic times."
Biographical Information for Katie J. Stanton
Stanton has served as Chief Marketing Officer of Color, a health technology service that offers physician-ordered genetic testing for hereditary cancer risk, since August 2016. She previously had been Vice President, Global Media at Twitter, Inc. since 2014, responsible for building media partnerships around the world and across strategic verticals, including news, television, sports, fashion and music. Prior to this role, she was Vice President for International Market Development at Twitter, responsible for partnerships, user growth and key operations in the strategic markets of Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa from 2010. Before joining Twitter, Stanton worked at the White House, the State Department, Google, Inc., Yahoo, Inc. and Chase Manhattan Bank. Stanton serves on the Supervisory Board of Vivendi SA, a French multinational media company headquartered in Paris, a position she's held since 2014. Stanton is also a founding partner of #Angels, a Silicon Valley-based investment group.
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