LOS ANGELES – Fox Networks Group (FNG) today announced that Oliver Dizon has joined the company as Executive Vice President of Pricing and Planning for FNG Advertising Sales. Dizon will oversee advertising inventory and revenue management strategy for FNG’s portfolio of networks. He will report to FNG President of Advertising Revenue Joe Marchese.
Marchese said: “We are building a strong executive team to capitalize on the opportunities of the evolving advertising landscape, delivering better experiences for viewers and more efficient results for brands. Oliver’s wide-ranging experience in strategic planning and deep expertise managing ad assets and client investments make him a perfect fit for our leadership team.”
Dizon most recently served as Senior Vice President, Sales Revenue Management and Client Services for ESPN, where he oversaw the strategic and tactical planning and pricing of all its television networks and its digital advertising assets. In that role, Dizon also led ESPN’s overall marketplace evaluation, P&L revenue analysis, and development of long-term and short-term ad sales strategy. Before joining ESPN in 2004, Dizon was a Senior Vice President, Group Director at MediaVest, where he was responsible for the national broadcast activity for clients including P&G, Kraft Foods, Burger King and Paramount Pictures. He is a graduate of Amherst College.
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