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Bonnier Names Top Travel Executive as Vice President, Group Publisher
Ernie Renzulli, COO, VP and publisher of Shermans Travel Media for the past four years, has joined Bonnier Corp. to head the company’s travel brands. In his new position as VP, group publisher, Renzulli will oversee Islands, Caribbean Travel + Life, Spa and Destination Weddings & Honeymoons.
“Ernie’s recent record of success and innovation in the travel industry with print and digital made him the unparalleled choice for this prominent role,” said Dave Freygang, senior vice president at Bonnier. “He will bring these brands the vision and leadership they need to produce significant growth going forward.”
Renzulli has consistently delivered double-digit revenue growth while working at several top media companies and publications over the past 20-plus years. He has created new revenue platforms, launched print and digital initiatives, and enhanced and extended existing brands. At Shermans Travel, he oversaw sales and the digital marketing of shermanstravel.com and Smart Luxury Travel magazine. Prior to his work at Shermans, Renzulli worked for several high-profile publications including Robb Report, where he was vice president and publisher, Golf Magazine properties and Playboy.
“I’m very excited about the opportunity to be part of Bonnier and, especially, the travel group,” said Renzulli. “We have a stable of four terrific brands that connect with the most important and influential consumers within each segment. I look forward to building on the solid foundation that has been established and developing multiplatform solutions for both our business partners and engaged consumers.”