TV3 has announced the appointment of Stephen Grant as director of online.
This is a new position and reflects the growing significance of online strategy for TV3 Group, the station said.
Mr Grant is a senior figure within the advertising industry in Ireland.
He has extensive commercial broadcast media experience, having been sales manager for TV3 and set-up the Sky ad-sales business in Ireland.
Most recently, he has been involved with TV3 on a consultancy basis on a number of projects, including TV3's acquisition of Channel 6.