UBM Tech Headlines
Posted on: 11/20/13
San Francisco—UBM Tech's flagship website for IT professionals, InformationWeek, has relaunched on a new community-driven digital platform with responsive design that is optimized for viewing across desktop and mobile devices.
Posted on: 11/05/13
UBM Tech last month announced it will streamline its marketing services in a new unit dubbed Create, consolidating offerings that had been scattered across the organization into one division.
Posted on: 10/25/13
San Francisco—UBM Tech has announced a new boutique marketing services unit called Create, which expands upon its existing marketing services operation.
Posted on: 09/30/13
In the six months since he announced a strategic shift in focus for UBM Tech, CEO Paul Miller has suffered resentment in the wake of layoffs of about 10% of the company's workforce, heard parent company UBM's CEO David Levin—his boss—announce he will step down next summer and seen the divestiture...
Posted on: 09/17/13
Framingham, Mass.—UBM Tech Channel has been sold to an executive management investment group led by Robert Faletra, formerly the CEO of the unit. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Posted on: 09/10/13
UBM Tech transitioned online telecom publication Light Reading to a proprietary community platform in August, advancing a digital strategy that radically changes the publisher's editorial approach and will impact all of its brands within the next year. The move is part of an overall restructuring...
Posted on: 09/04/13
Scottsdale, Ariz.—Integrate, a marketing technology platform and media marketplace provider, has appointed Scott Vaughan to the newly created role of CMO. Vaughan was previously CMO at UBM Tech.
Posted on: 06/24/13
San Francisco—Media company UBM Tech has named Scott Mozarsky president of media and partner solutions effective July 1, a new position at the company. He is currently exec VP and global chief commercial officer for UBM sibling company PR Newswire.
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: 06/14/13
BtoB's Media Business recognized outstanding media executives last week at its 10th annual Top Innovators in Business Publishing awards luncheon in Manhattan. Awards were presented in six categories: CEOs, top publishing executives, top digital executives, audience development, events and...
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: 05/21/13
UBM Tech has a new vision for its future, and it doesn't involve print media. Last month the media company announced it would stop producing print publications and focus instead on the integration of face-to-face and digital communities. The company held up the relationship between the 2013 Game...
Posted on: 04/30/13
BtoB's Media Business has announced the winners of its 10th annual Top Innovators in Business Publishing Awards. The awards recognize executives from large trade, small trade and general business media companies across six categories: CEO, top publishing executive, digital, events, audience...
Posted on: 04/28/13
The recent reorganization of UBM Tech placed Marco Pardi at the helm of the group's full portfolio of events. His charges include the Game Developers Conference, Black Hat and Enterprise Connect—three events that saw strong growth in 2012 and offset general softness in the North American...
Posted on: 04/25/13
New York—Peggy Schecter has joined Penton Media as strategic sales director, a new position created to develop marketing programs for marketers targeting small and midsize businesses.
Posted on: 04/09/13
San Francisco—UBM Tech announced a restructuring in support of a new approach that integrates online media and live events to engage b-to-b technology communities. As part of the restructuring, UBM Tech is discontinuing all print publishing, folding four underperforming events, shutting down...
Posted on: 03/12/13
Business media companies now have the technology and people in place to help marketers through the multistep process of capturing marketing-qualified and sales-accepted leads—and b-to-b marketers need that help more than ever.
Posted on: 03/12/13
Chicago—ePublishing Inc. has acquired Next-Tech Markets, parent of the B2B Audience Network. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Posted on: 03/04/13
Business.com Media named Tony Uphoff as its new CEO in mid-January. A veteran of more than 20 years in the business information and media industry, he most recently was CEO of UBM TechWeb. Uphoff sat down this month during the Online Marketing Summit in San Diego to discuss his plans for Business....
Posted on: 02/26/13
The mobile audience for ALM brands grew by more than 30% in 2012, said Jeff Litvack, senior VP-digital. That shift outpaced expectations and drove the media company to develop an aggressive strategy to serve its content on multiple devices. “ALM was already investing in mobile, but the...