Burda Russia has appointed Frank Hitzert as its new chief publishing officer. Hitzert will oversee the development of new print products and existing print brands at Burda Russia.
Hitzert has experience in the magazine media industry, having worked for Sanoma Media for many years. He is also a course leader on FIPP’s Magazine Brand Management Certificate and a guest lecturer at Charles University Prague.
Jürgen Ulrich, CEO Burda Russia said: “With Frank Hitzert we have found a renowned specialist with a comprehensive in-ternational experience for this important position. We will develop our existing brands further and expand our portfolio with attractive new brands. Together, I am sure we will successfully continue the direction of growth we have taken.”