Progressive Business Media, a Greensboro-based trade publication and digital media company, hired Patrick O’Sullivan as vice president of client solutions. He will work with the marketing and publishing teams of Progressive’s brands, which include Furniture Today, Home Furnishings News, Casual Living, Home and Textiles Today.
O’Sullivan previously worked as senior vice president of Mullen Lowe, a Winston-Salem, NC. subsidiary of Interpublic Group, where he led a 40-person team. He has an M.B.A. from Wake Forest University.
FT Media Holdings, a New York-based investment firm, bought the former Furniture Today Media Group, in 2013. Matthew Slaine is the chief executive officer.