Posted on: 11/12/13
Chantilly, Va.—Local radio stations will receive 11.5% of local advertising spending this year, a slight uptick from 11.3% last year, according to a new report on local radio station trends from BIA/Kelsey.
Posted on: 11/08/13
New York—B-to-b print advertising revenue totaled $641.3 million in May, a 3.5% decline from the year-earlier period. Total ad pages dropped 7.4% to 49,505 from 53,433 in the same period, according to the latest Business Information Network data released by American Business Media.
Posted on: 06/19/13
New York—NewBay Media has appointed Joe Braue to lead the company's newly launched NewBay Plus Marketing Services division as VP-corporate director.
Posted on: 06/18/13
Northstar Travel Media this month acquired Your Travel Insider, an e-newsletter publisher and direct marketing company that targets consumer travelers. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. The acquisition moves Northstar, a b-to-b media leader in the corporate travel and conferences and...
Posted on: 06/06/13
New York—Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, an outdoor advertising company, announced the promotion of Pru Parkinson to global CMO, a new position. Parkinson was previously sales and marketing director of Clear Channel International.
Posted on: 06/05/13
London—The b-to-b marketplace for media, business information and trade shows was worth $77.19 billion in the U.S. last year, an increase of 2.2% over the previous year, according to PricewaterhouseCooper's “Global Entertainment and Media Outlook 2013-2017.”
Posted on: 06/04/13
The past three years have been an experimental phase for fledgling marketing services units at many business media companies. But with experience and some success behind them, those organizations are now going all in, putting talent and technology in place, tightening up organizational structures...
Posted on: 06/04/13
Detroit—Crain Communications Inc. has named Christopher Crain exec VP-director of strategic operations. In his new role, Crain will implement the publishing company's CRM initiative to create a unified database for all 6 million registered users across its brands and titles.
Posted on: 06/03/13
New York—The New York Times last week rolled out the second phase of its mobile website (m.NYTimes.com) redesign.
Posted on: 05/21/13
New York—The growth of the b-to-b media and information industry slowed last year compared with 2011, according to Business Information Network data released by American Business Media.
Posted on: 05/10/13
New York—The Online Publishers Association has named Noah Mallin VP-marketing. He was most recently VP-group director for social media at agency Digitas, New York.
Posted on: 04/25/13
On the heels of reporting first-quarter results, the New York Times Co. announced a series of strategic initiatives to spur revenue growth that will begin to be rolled out in the fourth quarter. Several new products are under development at price points lower than all-digital-access and print...
Posted on: 03/27/13
Chantilly, Va.—In 2012, over-the-air ad revenue for the radio industry inched up 1.5%, to $14.3 billion. However, online ad revenue, a much smaller share of overall revenue, soared almost 25%, to $491 million, marking online ad revenue at 3.3% of total revenue last year, according to a market ...
Posted on: 03/14/13
Carlsbad, Calif.—Business.com Media has relaunched the Business.com website and introduced a new logo. The site was redesigned based on data on the behavior of millions of buyers who use the site and feedback from advertisers.
Posted on: 03/13/13
New York—The New York Times announced plans to introduce a prototype version of NYTimes.com in advance of major site changes to be implemented later this year.
Posted on: 03/06/13
New York—Media platforms are struggling to adapt to rapidly changing marketing channels, advertising practices and customer preferences, according to roundtable keynote panelists who kicked off the 2013 Media Summit New York. The common challenge: The shift to digital.
Posted on: 01/17/13
Sussex, Wis.—Quad/Graphics Inc., a provider of print and related multichannel solutions for publishers, has acquired most of the assets of Vertis Holdings for $170 million.