Ootem Advertising Hires Seashal Belldina to Lead New Business Development

Jun 02, 2010, 15:48 ET from Ootem Advertising

SAN FRANCISCO, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Ootem Advertising, a San Francisco-based advertising agency, announced they have hired Seashal Belldina as Vice President of Strategic Development. Ms. Belldina will be responsible for generating new business opportunities, as well as the strategic growth and development of current accounts.

"We are thrilled that Seashal is part of the team," remarks president and founder, Jason Kelley. "Her talent and experience are well-known in the industry, and we're lucky to have her. She will be a key part of the agency's growth and development.  Keep an eye out for more exciting news from the agency now that Seashal is on board."

Before Ootem, Ms. Belldina was VP of Digital, West, for Time Inc.'s corporate department. In this role, Seashal and her team designed large-scale multi-media packages across 30 Time Inc. magazines.

Prior to Time Inc., Ms. Belldina held the role of VP, West Coast, for Centro where she developed a sales and media planning/buying team which purchased local digital media for major brands across several categories including auto, entertainment, travel, adult beverages and more.

Before Centro, Mrs. Belldina was Vice President at About.com, a New York Times Company, where she led a sales team and was responsible for developing large-scale, strategic advertising projects.

Ms. Belldina is a graduate of Johnson & Wales University, with a Bachelor of Science degree in international business. During her advertising career, she has been a founding board member of the Las Vegas Interactive Marketing Association (LIVMA) and a board member of the Bay Area Interactive Group (SF BIG).

About Ootem Advertising

Ootem Advertising has a deep passion for connecting brands with consumers through a variety of consumer touch points, including media planning and buying, creative services, publisher strategy and support, and personal connection media. All senior-level talent, with no senior-level attitude, we have a depth of practical experience, a level of approachability that truly sets us apart.  Find out more at www.ootemadvertising.com.

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