Norfolk, VA (PRWEB) April 5, 2011
Dominion Marine Media, a division of Dominion Enterprises, today announced the appointment of Dave Leli to the position of Mid-West/Western Sales Manager, Business Consulting Group, effective immediately.
Leli is responsible for both marine and non-endemic sales in the mid-west and western regions for Dominion Marine Media's Business Consulting Group. The Business Consulting Group's mission is to provide boat builders, equipment & accessory manufacturers as well as large dealer groups with custom advertising and lead generation programs. It offers opportunities across any or all of the company's three principal online brands -- YachtWorld.com, BoatTrader.com and Boats.com.
"We are excited to have Dave Leli join the Dominion Marine Media team," said Wade Luce, director of the division’s Business Consulting Group. "His industry knowledge, expertise and contacts will be important components as we expand our sales efforts."
Leli brings 25 years of marine publishing and sales management experience to Dominion Marine Media. Most recently, Leli served as Associate Publisher for O'Meara-Brown Publications' Lakeland Boating and Great Lakes Angler in Chicago, IL. Prior to Lakeland Boating, Leli held sales positions with Bonnier Corporation's Yachting and MotorBoating. He also served as Advertising Director for Hachette Filipaccchi Media's Boating Magazine and regional director for Time Inc's Time4Media. Leli graduated with an MBA from Northern Illinois University, in DeKalb, IL. He will be based in Chicago.
"I'm honored to be joining Dominion Marine Media's market leading businesses. In working with the industry’s leading publications, I gained a solid understanding of dealers’ needs from a business and marketing standpoint. I see this as the next logical step and look forward to providing technology-based solutions to accomplish my clients’ marketing objectives."
About Dominion Marine Media
Dominion Marine Media is the recreational marine industry division of Dominion Enterprises - a leading marketing services company serving the automotive, marine, enthusiast and commercial vehicle, real estate, apartment rental, and employment industries. Dominion Enterprises' businesses provide a comprehensive suite of technology-based marketing solutions including Internet advertising, lead generation, CRM, Web site design and hosting, and data management services. Dominion Enterprises has more than 40 market-leading Web sites reaching more than 17.6 million unique visitors, and more than 280 magazines with a weekly circulation of 2.4 million. Headquartered in Norfolk, Virginia, the company has 4,900 employees in more than 186 offices.