CityView Magazine welcomes Malia Allen

Malia Allen is the new sales and marketing manager for CityView of Fayetteville. Tony Chavonne, the magazine’s publisher, announced the hiring in a press release Friday.

Allen, a graduate of Methodist University, had served as executive director of The Fayetteville Dogwood Festival since 2018. Her experience also includes serving as events and special publications manager for The Fayetteville Observer. She was recognized in 2013 as one of The Fayetteville Observer’s 40 Under 40 award recipients.

“Malia is a great addition to our talented staff,” Chavonne said. “She brings years of experience and lots of energy to our expanding sales effort.”

John Jones, who oversaw the magazine’s sales efforts during its transition in ownership, will move to distribution manager.