Demand Media Names Blend As President, COO

Santa Monica-based Demand Media said yesterday that it has promoted Michael Blend to President and COO of the firm. Blend had most recently been leading Demand's content and media services. Demand Media said that Blend will continue to report to Richard Rosenblatt. Blend had previously led Demand Media's eNom domain registration group, and had previously served as founder and CEO of Hotkey, which had been acquired by Demand Media, in addition to serving at and Darwin Keyboards.