He will work on developing new commercial opportunities with business partners for the Nine / Fairfax company.
“Jake’s background in business media and his extensive network within the industry makes him the perfect choice to expand our presence and develop new opportunities with our commercial partners,” Stan Chief Executive Mike Sneesby said. “We are excited to have Jake on board.”
The appointment follows Nine recently hiring Mumbrella’s Nic Christensen as Head of Digital Communications.
Prior to The Australian, Mitchell was previously joint Street Talk editor at The Australian Financial Review.