Torstar hires Claude Galipeau to manage client revenue

Torstar has announced that Claude Galipeau is joining the company as chief revenue officer.

Galipeau will have direct responsibility for client ad revenue through the Star Media Group and will be tasked with defining and maintaining Torstar’s overall B2B revenue strategy, according to a memo from Torstar president and CEO and Toronto Star publisher, John Boynton, reports Media in Canada.

Galipeau has years of experience in the digital media industry, most recently working as country manager for Yahoo Canada from 2013 until earlier this year. He starts at Torstar on September 21. The CRO role at Torstar has been vacant for just over a year after Kirk MacDonald left the company last August.