AOL Names David Eun President of AOL Media
Eun Will Oversee All AOL Content, SEED.com and Studio Operations
February 04, 2010 02:41 PM Eastern Time
NEW YORK--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--AOL Inc. (NYSE: AOL) today announced that David Eun will
join the company as President of AOL Media and Studios, effective March 1. As AOL’s chief content executive,
Eun will be responsible for the company’s more than 80 content sites, its new SEED.com publishing platform, as
well as the newly acquired StudioNow video platform and AOL’s NYC and LA studios.
Eun will report to AOL Chairman and CEO Tim Armstrong and will be based in New York. He succeeds Bill
Wilson, President, AOL Media, who will transition out of the role after nine years with AOL.
Until 2006, Eun helped to oversee AOL as Vice President, Operations for the Media & Communications Group at
Time Warner Inc. In that role, he helped provide operational oversight and develop new businesses, particularly in
digital distribution and broadband content and services, for the company’s AOL, Time Warner Cable and Time, Inc.
divisions. Eun joins AOL from Google, where as Vice President, Strategic Partnerships, he was responsible for
managing global content partnerships with Google and YouTube.
“David brings an impressive breadth of media experience to AOL at an exciting juncture for the company as we
focus on scaling our content platforms, production and partnerships to offer quality, original content that will engage
consumers and bring them – and their friends – back to our properties time and again. I’m delighted to welcome him
back to AOL as we continue to pursue our strategy and mission in digital content and journalism,” Armstrong said.
“Bill Wilson has been a driving force for content at AOL and under his leadership the quantity and quality of our
premium branded and niche offerings have expanded significantly. On behalf of AOL, I want to thank Bill for the
energy and dedication he has brought to the role. Bill has been an ou