Facebook is beefing up its European sales team with a big name in social networking circles: it is adding former Bebo CEO Joanna Shields, who will runs sales and business development in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.
It's familiar territory for her in more than one way, since she once helped Google manage the same geography.
Shields has had a busy couple of years: Two years ago, she arranged the sale Bebo to AOL for $850 million. A year after that, she took off and ended up in a content start-up backed by Elisabeth Murdoch's Shine Group. … Read more