Pooja Puri has joined Hindustantimes.com as National Sales Head. Her main role would be to drive the ad sales team to meet business targets set by the management. She is based in Delhi and will report into Rashmi Berry, Head, Internet Business, Hindustantimes.com.
Puri’s last stint was with Media Contacts, the global interactive arm of MPG, where she was Business Head and was responsible for setting up the operation in the country. She had been with Media Contacts since its launch 13 months ago.
Puri said, “I moved to HT.com as the move was quite a promising career growth. At HT, we are set to change the way viewers approach online news and content. I am quite excited to be a part of this transition. I want to take HT to a new dimension of online news business and provide our clients a serious platform for their respective communications.”
Puri has 10 years of holistic experience in online media. Prior to Media Contacts, she was with Indiatimes.com for four years as Manager-Ad Sales, and has also earlier spent three-and-half years at Rediff.com.