TC Transcontinental has promoted from within, naming Ted Markle as president of the company's publishing and media division, TC Media. Markle has been senior vice president, content solutions, for TC Media since 2011, having joined the company in 1999. He takes over immediately from François Olivier, president and CEO, TC Transcontinental who has been acting as president of TC Media since last June after the previous president, Natalie Larivière, resigned.
Markle had been responsible for the integration of Telemedia's publishing division and led the creation of Transcon's hybrid printing platform for the Globe and Mail.
As head of TC Media, Markle is now responsible for the company's stable of consumer and b2b magazines, including Canadian Living, Coup de Pouce, Elle Canada and Elle Québec, Style at Home, Decormag, The Hockey News, Vancouver and Western Living.