Kelly Gretschmann is the new general sales manager of the Wabash Plain Dealer.

Gretsch­mann, who replaces Publisher Andy Eads, oversees day-to-day operations in the advertising department, while managing editor Joseph Slacian will continue to do so in the news department.

Gretschmann has 14 years of experience in the newspaper and publishing industry. She worked for newspapers in Wisconsin and Arizona and also for Swiss Colony, helping to coordinate that company’s annual sales catalogue.

She has been with the Plain Dealer for one year.