Industry Moves: Gannett; BuzzFeed; Operative; Informa

The latest hires in the tech and media industry…

Gannett: Gannett has named Saira Stahl the new vice president of strategy. Stahl currently is the vice president of operations and communications at Gannett Digital. In her new role, she will report to Gracia Martore, president and CEO at Gannett. Prior to joining the company, Stahl was the director of business development at AOL.

BuzzFeed: Terry City has joined BuzzFeed as vice president of sales, west coast. City was most recently executive director of sales and strategy for Huffington Post, with a focus on the entertainment industry. Prior to this, he was Strategic Entertainment Accounts Director at Yahoo.

Operative: Francois DeCourtivron recently joined as CFO. Prior to this, he was COO of Incentone and earlier, CEO/CFO of Jupiter Research.

Informa: Informa Telecoms & Media is expanding its Latin Americas team with the appointment of Ari Lopes as its new principal analyst based in Brazil. He comes from Google where he was a senior financial analyst with global responsibilities based in Ireland.