He’s spent the last seven years as VP/GM of the internal digital agency of WEHCO Media.
Starting today (1/24), he’s the new VP of Digital Sales at Beasley Media Group.
Pat Eastburn joins the audio content and distribution company from WEHCO’s Flypaper Digital Marketing.
He reports to Beasley Media Group Chief Digital Officer Todd Handy and focus on leveraging his experience across the entire digital sales team. Eastburn will also have a focus on new products, services and key verticals.
“Pat was the consensus choice as the top candidate for this role given his extensive background in leading digital agency sales teams and disrupting traditional media channels,” Handy said.
Eastburn expressed excitement in joining a company that is “so well-respected.” He commented, “I’ve been thoroughly impressed by the entire team. I believe that digital marketing has significant potential as an industry relative to current and future opportunity. Combine that opportunity with top level talent and the sky is the limit.”
From 1989-2007, Eastburn held various sales and training positions for BellAtlantic, which became Verizon. From there, he spent nearly six years as a RVP of Sales for YP Holdings, a division of AT&T Advertising Solutions.