Time Out Group has appointed AOL UK boss Noel Penzer to the role of managing director for Europe.
Penzer, who is currently managing director of AOL in the UK, will be responsible for driving the multimedia brand’s commercial strategy and continuing its expansion across Europe.
He will take up his new role on 15 April, reporting to Time Out Group chief executive Tim Arthur.
Penzer joined AOL in 2010 as business development director before being promoted to manage the AOL media business in the UK and EMEA in 2012.
He took on responsibility for the wider UK business, including AOL Platforms, in 2013.
Arthur, said “With six new UK cities having launched in last 6 months alone I’m thrilled that Noel is joining us and I have no doubt he will be a key player in Time Out’s continued expansion. Noel’s wealth of experience across an impressive portfolio of media and content brands will ensure that the Time Out European business continues to deliver against our growth ambitions.”
Prior to working at AOL, Penzer was business development director at Warner Music EMEA.