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Issue Date: May 14, 2013
In the News
American Business Media members last week approved the merger of ABM with the Software & Information Industry Association. The 86-to-3 vote took place at the ABM Annual Conference in Amelia Island, Fla.
Under the terms of the merger, which will become effective July 1, ABM will become a division of SIIA.
ABM President-CEO Clark Pettit... Read more
The Financial Times responded to the demands of tablet customers last month, rolling out a redesigned Web app that allows readers to choose between a static edition with a fixed article set or a dynamic edition with a continuously updated content stream.
The app enables readers to swipe left to right to move between articles, a printlike... Read more
Expert Insight Audience Development
Catherine M. Ronan joined BNP Media 12 years ago and is now corporate audience audit manager at the company, which publishes titles in a variety of industries, including architecture, engineering and construction; food and beverage; gaming; manufacturing; and security. Media Business recently spoke with her about audience development strategies.... Read more