RealTime IT News Promotes Aaron Barnes to VP of Ad Sales Inc. in Mountain View, CA promoted Aaron Barnes from national director of advertising sales to vice president.

Barnes will oversee the company's national ad sales team and spearhead the development of new advertising and sponsorship programs. offers exclusive sponsorships, syndication, ticker symbol targeting and various ad "push" products as well as more traditional ads.

The site claims more than 250,000 users and millions more who view content through co-branded sites operated by financial service companies, publishers and others.

Barnes joined in February 1997 as senior western region manager for advertising sales. Before that he was national director of advertising sales for Baron Publishing in Chicago, IL.