Mercury Media, a direct response media agency announced the promotions of three executives on its management team. John Barnes has been named President of Mercury Media; Maria Eden has been named Director of Short Form for Mercury Media; and William A. Cunningham has been named Chief Financial Officer for Mercury Media.
Formerly President of Mercury Media’s Santa Monica, CA location, Barnes will now be responsible for leading operations across all of Mercury Media’s three locations, including Marlboro, MA and Philadelphia, PA. A member of Mercury Media’s management team for three years, Barnes has over 30 years of experience leading both full service advertising agencies and diversified media companies.
Formerly President of Mercury Media’s newest location in Philadelphia, Eden will now lead the agency’s entire short form advertising practice.
Formerly Vice President of Finance for Mercury Media, Cunningham is a veteran of broadcast television operations with extensive experience in accounting system implementation, SEC reporting including Sarbanes Oxley, and operational and financial accounting.