HYP Network announced that Brian Gordon, a Yellow Pages sales veteran, has joined HYP Network as Senior Vice President–Network Sales. Gordon is a seasoned Yellow Pages sales executive, with a long career with GTE, where he became AVP of Sales, responsible for 14 states and 320 sales representatives and support staff. In 2001, after Bell Atlantic and GTE became Verizon, Gordon joined ALLTEL Publishing in April of 2002, where he built an entire Yellow Pages sales and sales support organization from the ground up.
“We are delighted to have attracted a Yellow Pages pro to our venture. Brian shares our view of the potential of the Hispanic segment and we are thrilled that he has agreed to join our executive team,” said HYP Network CEO Patrice Listfield.
“The direction is clear to enhance and build a top notch Yellow Pages sales organization for HYP Network. We have the best product to effectively reach the Hispanic market, which deserves the best sales force to represent it,” said Brian Gordon.