February 22, 2013, Baltimore - Sara Timmins has been promoted to the National Accounts Manager at RLTV. She is responsible for distribution of RLTV’s multi-platform offerings across a portfolio of national multichannel video providers. In this position, she acts as lead negotiator for several top 30 national accounts, overseeing contract negotiations, marketing initiatives, and maintaining client relations.
Previously, Ms. Timmins was an Account Executive, a position to which she was named in January 2010. She joined RLTV’s Marketing team in August 2007 and was promoted to Account Executive in January 2010 after spending a year in Affiliate Sales.
In 2012 Sara was accepted into the Women in Cable and Telecommunications’ (WICT) Rising Leaders Program, was recognized by CableFAX as Sales Person of the Year, and was one of Howard County’s 2012 Finest Under 39. The group recognizes Howard County, MD residents under the age of 39 who are excelling in their careers. In 2011 Sara was CableFAX’s Rookie Sales Person of the Year, and a member of the Affiliate Sales Team of the Year. She currently serves as the Assistant Associate Representative for the Broadband Cable Association of Pennsylvania.
“Sara has incredible sales and business skills, and has developed strong industry relationships that have made her an integral part of the RLTV sales team,” said RLTV Vice President of Affiliate Relations and Distribution Betsy Brightman, to whom Timmins reports. “In her new role, she will have the opportunity to contribute even more to the network’s growth and success.”
Ms. Timmins actively participates and volunteers in industry organizations, including Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT) and Cable and Telecommunications Association for Marketing (CTAM). She also volunteers for The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, The Lung Association, and The Young Professionals for Alzheimer’s Awareness.
Ms. Timmins is a graduate of Virginia Tech University with a degree in Communications.
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