Onion Inc. Hires Digital Ad Vet Tim Breslin as SVP of Product
Onion Inc., the digital media company that oversees satirical news site The Onion and pop-culture site The A.V. Club, has hired Tim Breslin as its new senior vice president of product.
At Onion, Breslin will oversee the production of “ad products” for both The Onion and The A.V. Club. He will also serve as the point man for all of Onion Inc.’s “technological capabilities in business development partnership initiatives,” according to Onion Inc. president Mike McAvoy.
In addition to those roles, Breslin will also lend a hand to Onion’s in-house creative services division, Onion Labs.
A veteran of the digital ad space, Breslin was most recently the VP of product and technology at video crowdsourcing service Poptent. Prior to that, he served as director of technology for the Philadelphia office of DigitasLBi.Tags: digitaslbi, Exec Moves, Movers, Onion Inc., Onion Labs, Poptent, The A.V. Club, The Onion, Tim Breslin