Shana Hills has been appointed Head of Product. Previously Shana was Head of Product Management at Haymarket Media for 3 years where she was responsible for creating a Product Management culture within the company. Prior to this she was Senior Product Manager for Trinity Mirror for 5 years and she has also worked for BigPond Movies, Red Square Productions and Mementum Productions. Shana will start her new role on 12th April.
Jenny Macdonald has been appointed Conversion Manager with immediate effect. Jenny joins the company from Guardian News & Media after several years as business manager of online subscription services including the dating service, Guardian Soulmates. Previously Jenny worked at B2C start-up Glide Technologies, (acquired by Nasdaq in 2011) supporting corporate press teams with their online communications, media planning and contact management. Prior to this Jenny worked in media monitoring and online community management.
“I’m delighted that we are continuing to recruit top class talent for our digital journey at Condé Nast. Shana and Jenny join an incredible team of technical and product experts, and will help us to move even quicker as we work to build on the momentum that we have built in the last year”, commented Harris.
Other recent developments at Condé Nast Digital include the launch of the Vogue and GQ Video channels and the reimagining of GQ.co.uk with a mobile first strategy. Wired Video will be launching later in the spring.