Category: PR Vibes®

Robert Cravotta Named Principal Analyst & Editor at Embedded Insights

Robert Cravotta joined the online publication as principal analyst and editor, where he oversees coverage of embedded systems, software development and troubleshooting tools. He also heads the site’s bi-weekly e-newsletter and writes for the Embedded Master Blog. He most recently served as a technical editor at EDN magazine.

Jessica Davis Named Editor of Channel Insider

Jessica Davis has officially been named editor of the publication. She had been serving as its acting editor since April. She previously served as a senior editor of eWeek.

Career Opportunity: Social Media Strategist

Calysto Communications, an established public relations & social marketing agency with a focus on telecommunications, broadcasting & wireless, is looking for social media consultants. The ideal candidate is an experienced professional with telecom experience (preferred) or technical experience (required), who is looking for some flexibility in his or her schedule or has their own PR […]

EE Times Revamps Website

EE Times Group has revamped its website and online strategy. The site relaunched this week with EE Times serving as the umbrella brand for a portfolio of formerly separate Websites covering electronic engineering and design, including Designline,, Planet Analog and TechOnline.

Forrester Growing: Big Hires

So is the analyst industry improving? Looks like it from changes at Forrester… The analyst firm announced 27 new research hires during the past six months. Some of the recent additions include: Richard Fichera, vice president, principal analyst serving infrastructure & operations professionals — An 11-year veteran of Forrester, Richard returned after four years serving […]

Guy Matthews Joins Capacity Magazine

Guy Matthews has been named associate editor of the monthly title highlighting wholesale telecoms issues. Guy’s areas of coverage include datacenters, fiber, IT and telecom. Prior to joining Capacity, Guy was a freelance journalist for four years, he has also served as deputy editor at Computer Reseller News.

Vocus Acquires HARO

Vocus, a provider of on-demand software for public-relations management, has acquired HARO (Help A Reporter Out), a free Web service that links 30,000 reporters and bloggers with 70,000 small businesses and PR professionals. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, however HARO’s ad revenues are nearly $1 million per year. HARO founder Peter Shankman will […]

Dan Butcher Promoted at Mobile Marketer

Dan Butcher, staff reporter has been promoted to associate editor for Mobile Marketer and Mobile Commerce Daily. Dan covers content, carrier networks, manufacturers, and software and technology. He will continue to focus on those areas as well as report on mobile commerce issues and video content. He will also take on more editing work and […]

New Editor Joins Telecom Engine

Chris Snow joined Telecom Engine in May 2010. He is primarily responsible for writing the telecom and M2M newsletters. Telecom Engine has plans to host the Cloud Computing Conference to be held in conjunction with this fall’s CTIA Enterprise & Applications™ 2010 in San Francisco.

Ron Wilson Leaves EDN

Ron Wilson has left his position as the executive editor of the electrical engineering trade publication. He was with EDN since January 2006. Ron has joined the team at EE Times Group as director of content and media.