1105 Media is pleased to announce that THE Journal, the premier resource for senior-level K-12 education technology professionals, is back in print with the January/February 2015 issue.
"Magazine publishing, more than many other fields, has long been a great career for women …,” says Patricia B. Fox, senior vice president, operations, and general manager, Healthy Living Group at Active Interest Media. Fox, along with the other women Publishing Executive selected for its first-annual “Top Women in Magazine Publishing” feature, exemplify the greatness that women have achieved in this industry.
• Mike Kisseberth has been named president-CEO of IDG Communications’ PC World Communications and Mac Publishing, which publish PC World and MacWorld.• CMP has announced that Abby Baskowitz-Free has joined the company as director, online advertising services.• Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S. has named Tom Donohue to the newly create post of SVP/CTO.• Alan Bergstein has…
Managing Director Richard Mead at The Jordan, Edmiston Group Inc. (JEGI)—an M&A firm that serves the media and information industries—says his company has kept busy this year with an active market. He says he expects that trend to continue, and that JEGI’s pipeline remains as promising as ever. In this one-on-one interview with Publishing Executive, he discusses the importance of an accurate projection of growth for a potential acquisition and proper strategic positioning by a prospective seller. What is your assessment of the current state of the M&A market for the publishing industry? Richard Mead: The current M&A market is very buoyant, continuing a trend