The Boston-based online international news publisher GlobalPost has named John McMenamin its new Chief Revenue Officer. Mr. McMenamin is based in New York City and will oversee the company’s sales organization in GlobalPost’s newly opened Manhattan offices.
Mr. McMenamin joins Global Post from Cablevision Systems, where he was a consultant developing new multi-platform television news networks. He spent five years at Dow Jones, where as Senior Vice President, Global Sales and Marketing, he was responsible for growing ad revenue across 12 print and online properties including the Wall Street Journal’s US, European and Asian publications, WSJ.com, MarketWatch.com, and Barrons.com. He served as Executive Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer at NBC Internet/NBCi.com, and Senior Vice President, Chief Revenue Officer at iVillage.com. In addition, Mr. McMenamin spent ten years at Turner Broadcasting as President of Turner Private Networks. Prior to joining Turner, he held sales management positions at ActMedia, a leading in-store advertising company and at Newsweek International. He has served as CEO of Ripple TV, a Silicon Valley start-up and leading digital television company.
Mr. McMenamin studied at Saint Alselm College, BA Political Science, and at Seton Hall University, MBA Marketing & International Business.