BBC adds two in North America
BBC Worldwide North America of New York has appointed Dawn Williamson to the position of senior vice-president of advertising sales and Tim Wastney to the position of vice-president of advertising sales.
Williamson will be responsible for ad sales for BBC.com in the US and Canada, as well as global sales coming from the US for BBC.com, BBC World News, TopGear.com and BBCGoodfood.com. She was most recently general sales manager at IHeartMedia. Prior to that, she was vice-president of CNN international ad sales for the Americas at Turner Broadcasting.
Wastney was previously vice-president of global business intelligence at BBC Advertising in the UK. He has also held sales positions at BBC Advertising in Sydney, Singapore and Toronto.