Aaron Bass commenced perform this previous week as the new promotion gross sales chief for the Akron Beacon Journal and the LOCALiQ digital profits solutions network.
Bass replaces Bill Albrecht, who left before this yr, said Eugene Jackson, LOCALiQ vice president of income for Ohio.
“Aaron is a electronic-minded chief with a history for setting up and growing sturdy teams,” Jackson said. “Aaron has been a large admirer of the perform completed in Akron and looks forward to setting up on the past successes.”
Bass most just lately worked as standard manager and advertising director of the Wooster Each day File and Ashland Periods-Gazette and has labored in promoting all over Ohio for 16 yrs.
Section of the United states Currently Community, LOCALiQ reaches 50 percent of the grown ups in the United States with regional and national digital advertising providers. Bass also will oversee advertising for the History-Courier in Portage County and many weekly newspapers throughout Summit County.
“I am extremely thrilled about the option in Akron. These products have a very long-standing custom of excellence in journalism, which produces a effective power when coupled with the slicing-edge digital marketing assets LocalIQ delivers. I search ahead to partnering with the neighborhood enterprise community.”
Bass joins the Beacon’s regional leadership staff, which include Industry Leader and Editor Michael Shearer, Distribution Director Dave Johnson, Controlling Editor Cheryl Powell, and Classifieds Director Nancy Whitehead.
“I’ve labored with Aaron before and am excited to have him be part of our Akron staff,” Shearer reported. “He understands the importance of our area journalism and its role in the community.”
Bass and his family members just lately relocated to Copley. He might be attained at (330) 996-3782 or [email protected]