Dallas, TX ( February 7, 2019 ) – HousingWire, the most influential source of news and information for the U.S. mortgage and housing markets, announced today that Diego Sanchez will be joining the company’s executive team in the newly created role of Chief Revenue Officer. Sanchez has worked with CEO Clayton Collins and the HousingWire team as a consultant prior to joining the company in an executive capacity.
Sanchez is an accomplished digital media executive with a proven track record of developing high performing teams, strategic partnerships and innovative technology solutions. He most recently served as CEO of Adtelligent, a sell side ad technology company providing monetization and header bidding management solutions for publishers.
Prior to Adtelligent, Sanchez ran strategic partnerships, programmatic revenue, and content distribution for Rodale, a healthy lifestyle publisher acquired by Hearst in 2017, and Travelzoo, a global publisher of travel, entertainment and local deals. He launched his career in digital media working on the strategic partnerships team at Microsoft Online.
As CRO, Sanchez will be focused on aligning HW Media’s direct sales, marketing and client success teams. With a strong technology background, Sanchez will invest in and build innovative systems and tools to further accelerate HousingWire’s growth trajectory and optimize product performance for client success.
“Today, we are the leading source of news and information for mortgage professionals. We have bold and ambitious plans to connect the entire housing economy by expanding our editorial and client coverage into related housing finance verticals, FinTech and the real estate agent and broker market,” Collins said. “Diego will play a critical role in developing the infrastructure and product strategies to support the next leg of HousingWire’s strategic plan. I’ve had the privilege of working with Diego as a consultant, and am thrilled that we’ll have the opportunity to work together serving the HousingWire team, our readers and clients.”
“I’m very excited to be joining Clayton and the HousingWire team as the company embarks on an aggressive strategy to be the dominant B2B publisher covering the housing economy,” said Sanchez. “The core of great content and profitability is already there; now we can focus on building a world-class publishing and monetization platform that serves a constellation of vertical-leading brands.”
In 2019 and beyond, HousingWire plans to evaluate new content verticals and acquisitions that will help the organization better serve the housing, real estate and financial services markets.
About HW Media
HW Media is the leading digital community for real estate, financial services and FinTech professionals to engage, connect and gain knowledge. Founded in 2016 through the acquisition of HousingWire, HW Media is based in Dallas, TX with team members across the country. HW Media is owned by Riomar Capital .
HousingWire is the most influential source of news and information for the U.S. mortgage and housing markets. Built on a foundation of independent and original journalism, HousingWire reaches over 50,000 newsletter subscribers and over 4 million unique visitors each year. Our audience of mortgage, real estate, financial services and FinTech professionals rely on us to Move Markets Forward. Visit www.HousingWire.com or www.solutions.housingwire.com to learn more.