Eric Ulken, director of product management for SeattleTimes.com, has been named executive director of digital strategy for Philly.com and Interstate General Media's other digital news properties, owner and publisher H.F. "Gerry" Lenfest said Monday.
Ulken will also oversee Inquirer.com and PhillyDailyNews.com.
Ulken, who will report to Stan Wischnowski, vice president of news operations, has extensive experience in content, product development, and digital journalism education. Before his current job, Ulken was the Seattle Times' assistant managing editor for digital. He also has worked for the Los Angeles Times.
Ulken's present position is overseeing the business performance of the Seattle Times' flagship digital product, including revenue from advertising and subscriptions.