AP promotes Daisy Veerasingham to COO
FILE - In this March 27, 2014, file photo, Daisy Veerasingham poses for a photo in New York. The new role, effective immediately, gives her responsibility over all the company's units, which will report to both her and CEO Gary Pruitt. (AP Photo/Santos Chaparro, File)NEW YORK – The Associated Press on Wednesday named Daisy Veerasingham as its executive vice president and chief operating officer. Veerasingham has been AP's chief revenue officer since 2019, overseeing the news cooperative's sales, product, marketing and customer operations globally. Veerasingham, a British national of Sri Lankan descent, joined AP in 2004 in London as a sales director for AP Television News.