Posted on: 27 March 2011 by Ross McSweeny
Shauna R. Haras has joined Aircell in the position of Sales Director with the responsibility for expanding and increasing the inflight connectivity provider’s advertising and sponsorship revenues in partnership with Fortune 500 companies.
"We are delighted to have Shauna as part of the Aircell team," commented James S. Berrien, Chief Revenue Officer for Aircell. "Shauna’s experience in creating innovative digital programs will be critical as we continue to scale our sales and marketing initiatives."
Haras brings with her more than 15 years of advertising and sales experience. She spent eleven years at Forbes Media LLC serving in a variety of sales functions, including Detroit Director of Advertising, Midwest Group Advertising Director and Director of Integrated Sales Initiatives. During her Forbes tenure, Haras was instrumental in creating customized programs for both Forbes Magazine and Forbes.com. She was honoured as the top sales person at Forbes Media LLC, led the national sales staff in the launch of the Forbes Woman digital platform and was an original member of the integration team at Forbes Magazine and Forbes.com. Most recently, Haras was a Senior Sales Manager at WebMD and led its national automotive sales initiatives to drive brand awareness and generate revenue for the automotive category.