BuzzFeed Australia today announces Julia Willing as creative lead and Evelyn Bevans as supervising producer, both joining the team in Sydney.
Willing (featured image) joins from Nine Entertainment where she was a senior content lead.
She will oversee much of the content team across branded and editorial work from the BuzzFeed Australia brand.
Bevans (pictured below) will lead the video unit, overseeing production for the BuzzFeed Australia brand as well as franchises including Tasty and Bring Me!
Bevans has previous experience in both broadcast and digital media, working for companies such as Foxtel Management Pty Ltd, Seven Network and the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
Buzzfeed vice president of global content Rich Reid, said: “Julia spearheaded some of Nine’s most lucrative campaigns and brings a wealth of knowledge and enthusiasm into this role.
“Evelyn brings over ten years of experience in video production and digital media strategy, and we’re excited to have the two join forces.
“Together their leadership further builds a Content team in Sydney to better deliver locally focused editorial and branded content, and continued innovation with our much-loved franchises.”
He added: “In addition to their hires, we are expanding our video production unit as we continue to grow our video presence across more platforms and brands.”
BuzzFeed Australia continues to invest in video and has further open vacancies.