NOLA Media Group names chief revenue officer
Alisha Owens has been named vice president and chief revenue officer of NOLA Media Group, which publishes The Times-Picayune and NOLA.com.
In her role as CRO, Owens will lead a multiplatform advertising sales department that is responsible for building advertising, marketing sponsorship and market services revenue for NOLA Media Group's expanding portfolio of local media brands: The Times-Picayune, NOLA.com, MardiGras.com, Where NOLA Eats, NOLA Mundo and One Tammany.
Owens, an executive with 26 years of media experience in cities across the country, was most recently vice president of advertising and marketing for the Arizona Daily Star. Prior to that, she served as director of advertising for two media companies, The Post and Courier in Charleston, S.C., and The Press of Atlantic City (N.J.).
"Alisha brings an incredible amount of media experience to our community," said Tim Williamson, president of NOLA Media Group. "Under her leadership our revenue team will employ the latest and most forward-thinking strategies to help our clients reach their business goals."