We're excited to announce that Jim Norton will be assuming the role as Head of AOL Sales. Norton will help drive strategy and tactical execution through the organization. He is responsible for sales on all of our owned and operated properties, including sites like The Huffington Post, Engadget, Stylelist and MapQuest. Additionally, he will also lead the sales of all cross platform marketing solutions, including Project Devil, video and mobile. He not only has deep knowledge and incredible expertise in the marketplace, but a real ability to effect change.

Jim joined AOL in 2009 and was SVP, AOL Advertising's Advance Sales team, which focuses on national and regional advertisers across all categories, as well as new business. He was also VP of Product Sales working with AOL product teams on maximizing their offerings to advertisers. Jim has over 20 years of experience in the media business.

To learn more about Jim and his new role, check out the official press release here.