News Corp Australia has appointed APN News & Media sales executive Nancy Veart as general manager sales NSW, replacing Emma Fawcett who was promoted to the role of general manager NewsXtend last year.
The appointment was announced on Thursday by News Corp Australia executive general manager – NSW Simon Anderson.
In a second appointment, Theo Zafiropoulos will assume the newly-created role of deputy general manager sales NSW. His appointment is effective immediately.
Ms Veart starts in her role on Monday May 2. She will be responsible for advertising sales at The Daily Telegraph and The Sunday Telegraph.
Ms Veart has more 15 years’ media leadership experience at News Corp Australia, Fairfax Media and most recently APN News & Media’s Australian Regional Media where she held the role of national sales director.
In 2015, Ms Veart was named PANPA sales manager of the year; an award that recognises excellence in advertising and marketing across Australia, New Zealand, the South Pacific and Southeast Asia.
Mr Zafiropoulos has more than 13 years’ experience across a variety of roles at News Corp Australia, including national sales at former commuter title mX and The Daily Telegraph and The Sunday Telegraph. His knowledge of the NSW media landscape and existing client and agency relationships will be an asset in his newly created role.
Ms Veart will report into Mr Anderso, with Mr Zafiropoulos reporting to Ms Veart.
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