Former Carsales & News Corp Sales Manager Joins CarAdvice

Former Carsales & News Corp Sales Manager Joins CarAdvice
SHARE
THIS



CarAdvice.com has announced the appointment of Stuart Parker as its new national sales director.

Parker (pictured above) brings a wealth of relevant experience to the role, having spent the last three-and-a-half years as head of agency sales at Carsales.

Prior to this, he spent nine years in sales at News Corp, which included the role of group sales manager, representing all major brands across digital and print.

Parker has been tasked with driving sales growth for CarAdvice by working directly with the media agencies representing all major car brands.

CarAdvice CEO and managing director and CEO Andrew Beecher said: “We are delighted to have another former CarSales manager join the CarAdvice team.

“It’s a business I know first-hand and they have helped define the market for automotive advertisers in Australia. Stuart brings a wealth of experience to our team and is a welcome addition as we strive to deliver the best non-classified advertising solutions.”

CarAdvice commercial director Christian Clark added: “We conducted an extensive search for this role and the name that kept coming up was Stuart’s. He’s built a solid reputation in the industry and has strong relationships with key agencies.

“In a highly competitive market such as ours, Stuart’s experience will be a valuable asset for CarAdvice and our clients.

Commenting on his new role, Parker said: “CarAdvice has a long heritage of producing market-leading, independent automotive content which empowers consumers throughout the auto path to purchase.

“Having long admired CarAdvice, I’m thrilled to be joining the team and having a direct contribution to develop further opportunities, and create deeper connections between our commercial partners and our highly engaged audience.”

Parker has already started in the role and is based in the Sydney office for CarAdvice.

Latest News

Melbourne Agency Taska Media Wins Exhibition Events Australia Media Account
  • Media

Melbourne Agency Taska Media Wins Exhibition Events Australia Media Account

Independent media agency Taska Media has secured the entire national media business of Australia’s largest consumer events company Exhibition & Events Australia (EEA). The deal that will see the agency deliver a full suite of television, radio, out of home, digital, partnerships and publisher-focused media buying. The boutique agency said it won the account for EEA […]

US Culture Consultancy Opens Australian Office
  • Marketing

US Culture Consultancy Opens Australian Office

Consulting firm Ministry of Culture (MoC) has announced the expansion of its US-based business to Australia with a new office in Sydney. It is the first international office for the US group, which will focus on providing cultural transformation, consumer insights and culture creation to Australian and Asia-Pacific clients. MoC’s Australian founder, David Art Wales […]