Pets.com Appoints Vice President of Editorial Content
Posted on April 20, 1999Pets.com has announced that John Hollon, former editorial director and publisher of Fancy Publications, has joined its executive team as vice president of editorial content. Hollon comes to Pets.com with over 20 years of editorial and publishing experience in both newspapers and magazines. He is responsible for building the Pets.com editorial team and guiding the editorial focus of the site's content for pet owners.
"John Hollon's experience as an editor, publisher and manager is vital to fulfilling our mandate to provide our customers with the very best in editorial content," stated Julie Wainwright, CEO of Pets.com, Inc. "We are thrilled to have John be a part of our fast-growing executive team."
Hollon was most recently group editorial director for Fancy Publications, the largest publisher of pet and animal magazines, including the popular Cat Fancy and Dog Fancy magazines. As group editorial director, Hollon provided oversight and editorial direction for all of the company's lifestyle magazines. He also served as managing director of the weekly Thoroughbred Times, editorial director and publisher of Hawaii Magazine, and executive editor of WildBird Magazine.