Progressive Business Media restructures leadership

Progressive Business Media restructures leadership
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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Progressive Business Media, encompassing Furniture Today, Home Accents Today, Gifts & Decorative Accessories, Home Textiles Today, Casual Living and Designers Today, has restructured its management.

In a move to streamline its management team and create two well-defined and synergistic brand teams, the company has named Kara Dunlay and Robin Martinez to group publisher positions. In this new structure, Dunlay will have responsibility for editorial and sales leadership for Furniture Today, Home Textiles Today, HFN and Casual Living. Martinez will be responsible for Home Accents Today, Designers Today and Gifts & Decorative Accessories.

To support the new structure, the company announced a number of other promotions. Katherine Hunniecutt has been promoted to associate publisher of Home Accents Today and publisher of Designers Today, reporting to Robin Martinez. Christie Hebert has been promoted to account executive for Gifts & Decorative Accessories, also reporting to Martinez.

Chris Schultz has been promoted to director of digital operations and audience management. In this role he will report directly to Catherine Silver, president of Progressive Business Media, BridgeTower Media's home furnishings division.

“As the newest division of BridgeTower Media we have big goals and exciting opportunities,” said Silver. “This new structure strongly positions us to meet these goals and to create and sell the beautifully designed, professionally written and produced publications, digital products and events that our industries have come to rely on.”