Pair of UK-wide sales and marketing appointments made by Trinity Mirror

THE publisher of the Daily Record and Sunday Mail newspapers has announced appointments to two, new roles within the company, including that of group newspaper sales and marketing director.

Neil Jagger joins Trinity Mirror – as group newspaper sals and marketing director – from Associated Newspapers where he has been circulation director of the Daily Mail and the Mail on Sunday for the last 12 years.

Says a Trinity Mirror media release: “In his new role, Neil will lead newspaper sales plus the consumer and retail marketing functions to ensure the full publishing potential across the business is realised.

“Neil will also become a member of the recently-formed Publishing Operations Group – currently made up of senior executives from editorial, advertising and digital – which is responsible for driving the One Trinity Mirror publishing strategy.”

Jagger is joined by Zoe Harris, who has been appointed to the new role of group marketing director.

Adds Trinity Mirror: “Zoe, who is currently strategy director at WCRS, will report directly to Neil Jagger, who himself will report to Mark Hollinshead, Trinity Mirror’s chief operating officer.”

The roles are both UK-wide.