Ranker Creates New Video Division, Adds To Team

Los Angeles-based crowdsourced ranking site Ranker announced Friday that it has opened up a new video division, Ranker Video, as well as added a few key hires at the company. According to Ranker, it has named Inger Lund Carter--formerly Yahoo! Front Page Editorial Director--as its Vice President, Content and Programming, and named David Cohn--formerly of Askmen and Crave Online--as Executive Vice President, Sales. Cohn will be based in New York, at a new office for the company. Carter previously also served at the Los Angeles Time, The New York Times, and Hearst; Cohn previously also served at H360/Antenna Media Group, VIBE Media, and World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). Ranker is led by Clark Benson.