UBM Electronics Appoints New CEO: Kathy Astromoff Tapped to Accelerate the Company's Strategic Growth
"I couldn't be more enthusiastic about joining the UBM Electronics team," Astromoff added. "The business's momentum with two consecutive years of record growth, combined with its venerable brands and strong core values, uniquely position UBM Electronics to become the knowledge and materials resource of choice for every electronics engineer in the world."
David Blaza, VP UBM Electronics, will move into a new role, focusing on revenue and product development of the business's leading media brands – EE Times, EDN and Design News, and Test and Measurement World as well as leading the sales organization.
Wendy Yamaguma, Senior Events Director, who recently joined UBM Electronics from Yahoo, will drive the strategic growth of the business's market-leading events such as the new Design event series, Embedded Systems Conferences, DesignCon and ARM Technology Conference where engineering professionals gather to share, learn, discuss and advance the critical issues and challenges facing the electronics industry.
About UBM Electronics
UBM Electronics is the global leader in media and marketing solutions for the electronics industry. UBM Electronics delivers results for the key influencers and decision makers involved in the design, development and commercialization of technology through its market leading brands, peer communities and professional education services. More than 1.7 million engineering professionals engage with UBM Electronics brands which include EE Times, EDN, Design News and Test & Measurement World, TechOnline, EBN, Datasheets.com, Designlines and Embedded.com across the globe to accelerate technology sales. The international electronics community gathers at UBM Electronics market leading events such as the Embedded Systems Conferences, DesignCon and ARM Technology Conference to share, learn, discuss, and advance the critical issues and challenges facing the electronics industry. Additionally, UBM Electronics provides end-to-end services ranging from next-generation marketing, integrated media, custom solutions and research. UBM Electronics is part of UBM (UBM.L) a global provider of media and information services for professional B2B communities and markets.