AOL has hired Jolie Hunt as the Chief Marketing Officer and the Chief Communications Officer. She will be reporting directly to AOL CEO Tim Armstrong. She will be overseeing AOL’s global communications strategy including internal and external communications including social media, corporate social responsibilities, corporate events, and their charity initiatives.
Previously Hunt worked at Thomson Reuters as the Global Head of Brand and PR. She also worked at IBM and The Financial Times. She was also a writer at The Daily Beast with a travel column called “Gal With A Suitcase.” Reuters also syndicates that column.
Hunt is on the board of directors at PopTech and the Civilian Public Affairs Council for West Point Military Academy.
?AOL makes a real difference in peoples? lives and this is an opportunity to solidify the company?s place as the premier source of trusted content,? said Hunt.