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Alex Goldman Leaves

Alex Goldman has left his staff writer position at the IT industry online magazine. Alex joined in March 2009. His areas of coverage included enterprise software, security and compliance. His assignments will be covered by freelance writers until a replacement is found.

Questex Media Announced Bankruptcy

The b-to-b publisher announced a bankruptcy filing or restructuring on Monday. Questex said financing is in place to keep the business operating and that its current management team, led by CEO Kerry Gumas, will remain in place. Questex was formed in 2005 when Gumas teamed with private equity company Audax Group to acquire several market […]

Carol Wilson to Join Light Reading

Carol Wilson, the editor-in-chief of TelephonyOnline and Connected Planet, is joining Light Reading beginning October 26, 2009. Carol will take on the role of Chief Editor, Events at Light Reading. She will report to Phil Harvey, Editor-in-Chief and Joe Braue, Light Reading’s Group Director and Senior VP. According to Phil Harvey, Carol will help expand […]

Interview Q&A with Sue Marek

Welcome to PR Vibes™, created by Calysto Communications to provide you with key insights into the publications and events in the telecommunications industry. Today, we’re featuring a short interview with Sue Marek, editor-in-chief, Wireless Group for FierceMarkets. This Vibes newsletter is about FierceMobileContent and its focus now and in the future. We asked Sue to […]

PR Vibes’ Q&A w/ Sue Marek, Editor-in-Chief, Wireless Group, FierceMarkets

Calysto Communications PR Vibes™ Interview Q&A with Sue Marek, Editor-in-Chief, Wireless Group, FierceMarkets regarding FierceMobileContent What is the editorial mission of FierceMobileContent? We look at the top five stories of the day to provide our readers with the latest developments in mobile content, mobile applications, mobile marketing and advertising and mobile video. We focus on […]

“Zippy” Grigonis Exits TMC

Richard “Zippy” Grigonis has left his position as executive editor of TMC’s IP Communications Group of magazines: Internet Telephony, Unified Communications and NGN (Next Generation Networks). Zippy was with TMC from 2006 to 2009. Before joining the company, he was the founding editor-in-chief of the Pulvermedia version of VON magazine from 2003 to 2006. Zippy […]

TMC Launches Smart Product Ecosystems Connection (SPEC)

TMC and Crossfire Media have teamed up to launch a new website focused on smart connected products and services. The new resource delivers daily news and expert analysis, providing an in-depth view of new smart product releases, ecosystem partnership announcements, revenue models, competitive strategies, financial deals, industry trends, predictions, commentary, product and service reviews and […]

Peter Ha Leaves CrunchGear, Joins Time

Peter Ha has vacated his position as news editor at CrunchGear to become technology editor at Peter’s areas of coverage at Time magazine will include mobile phones, videogames, laptops, cameras, automotive, sci-fi and digital media content.

The Huffington Post Launches a Tech Section

The publication has launced a new section focused on technology and innovation. Jose Antonio Vargas serves as the editor of the section, and Bianca Bosker has been brought on as the associate technology and innovations editor.

Layoffs at Current Analysis

A round of layoffs took place at the analyst firm at the end of August. Victims of the layoffs include Senior Analyst Michael Barbagallo (contact center), Senior Analyst Siow Meng Soh (APAC telecommunications), Senior Analyst John Marcus (Telecom Infrastructure Services), Senior Analyst David Hold (network services) and Principal Analyst Rolf Schonhowd (enterprise mobility). According to […]