Veteran Business and Tech Journalist Takes Communication Helm at Leading Digital Coupon Company
Mountain View, Calif. – Jan. 7, 2014 – Coupons.com Incorporated, a leader in digital coupons, today announced that Paul Sloan has been appointed as vice president of corporate communications. Mr. Sloan, who brings more than two decades of journalism and management experience to Coupons.com, will oversee the company’s worldwide communications functions. “I have known Paul for years,” said Steven Boal, Coupons.com CEO and co-founder. “He is one of the most respected journalists in the industry and has deep understanding of business, technology as well as all forms of media. We are excited to have Paul join the company and help guide us as we continue to grow and evolve our business.”
Mr. Sloan joins Coupons.com from CBS Interactive, where he was most recently editor-in-chief of CNET News, the world’s largest technology news site. In that role, Mr. Sloan was in charge of day-to-day coverage as well as the overall direction of the site. He also wrote frequently about consumer technology and business, and regularly appeared as an expert commentator on outlets such as CNBC, CNN, CBS, NPR and the BBC.
Before joining CBS Interactive, Mr. Sloan held senior editorial roles with TIME Inc’s Fortune Magazine and CNN, where he was based in New York. He’s also held reporting positions at U.S. News & World Report, Bloomberg News, NPR and Chicago Tribune, and his work has appeared in many national publications.
Mr. Sloan holds a B.A. in English from Vassar College and a M.S. in Journalism from Columbia University.
About Coupons.com Incorporated
Coupons.com Incorporated operates a leading digital promotion platform that connects great brands and retailers with consumers, offering digital printable coupons, digital paperless coupons, coupon codes and other promotions. Founded in 1998, the company is based in Mountain View, CA. To start printing coupons, visit www.coupons.com. For coupon codes, visit www.coupons.com/coupon-codes. To learn more about the company visit www.couponsinc.com. Visit Coupons.com on Facebook at www.facebook.com/couponscom.