Arturo Duran, The Journal Register Company

Arturo Duran

Mr. Arturo Duran is the Chief Digital Officer ath The Journal Register Company, where he has been leading the implementation of their Digital First strategy that is changing the way Newspaper companies distribute their content through the new distribution channels. He was until last April 2010, Chief Executive Officer of ImpreMedia Digital, LLC. Previously, Mr. Duran was President of Interactive and Business Integration for Canwest Mediaworks, led the growth of online revenue of that organization to a record level and converted it into the largest Canadian News and Information Network with more than 50 sites. Much of the revenue growth came from the launch of a suite of online Classifieds that quickly grew to the largest in Canada (working.com, driving.ca, remembering.ca, renting.ca etc). Mr. Duran has a long and distinguished career in the online field. He previously served in executive roles at AOL including those of Vice President, Multicultural, for AOL Media Networks, VP Marketing and Interactive Content for AOL Canada, and Director Business Development for AOL Mexico as member of the Team that launched AOL Latin America. Prior to those appointments, Mr. Duran was the Director of Business Development, Internet Division for the Polaroid Corporation.

Arturo Duran was born in Mexico City, he has lived in Canada, China, Spain, France and now lives in New York City.