Industry News 1/15/2010

EMP: TransWorld Media Hires Dave Nordahl As Midwest Advertising Director

TransWorld Media Hires Dave Nordahl As Midwest Advertising Director

TransWorld Media is proud to announce that Dave Nordahl has joined their team as the new Midwest Advertising Director. 
Nordahl, a graduate of Miami University, was most recently at Blender Magazine, where he spent five years as the Midwest Director, exceeding his sales goals and breaking new accounts. Prior to that, he served as Account Manager at Chicago Magazine.
Nordahl has also spent fourteen years in media planning, spearheading numerous successful projects at various agencies including Starcom Worldwide and Foot, Cone & Belding. “In a career that has afforded me the opportunity to work on numerous brands geared toward teens, coming to work for TransWorld is the ultimate progression,” he says. “I’m unbelievably excited to be at a property that truly embodies the passion of young people and action sports.”
Nordahl will take on the Midwest territory for TransWorld, selling all media properties for its six titles: TransWorld SKATEboarding, TransWorld SNOWboarding, TransWorld SURF, TransWorld Motocross, TransWorld Ride BMX, and TransWorld Business.
“We're very excited to welcome Dave to the TransWorld family,” says Group Publisher of TransWorld Media Liam Ferguson.  “His proven success in selling integrated multimedia packages for Blender Magazine and a genuine understanding of our customers’ branding needs make him the perfect Midwest Advertising Director. I'm confident that he'll continue to grow this market and help credibly integrate more brands into the action-sports world via the most influential media company in industry, TransWorld Media.”