Lijit Nabs Sales VP From AOL

Boulder-based Lijit Networks is expanding its executive team today, saying that it has hired Laura Buchman as its VP of Sales. The firm, which provides search and discovery software for online publishers, said that Buchman joins the company from AOL, where she was Director of Sales for the firm's West and Central regions. Buchman also previously served at Yahoo! Lijit said that Buchman will focus on direct premium advertising sales efforts for the company.