Colleen Zelina Joins Summit Business Media as Senior Vice President of Human Resources
NEW YORK, May 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Summit Business Media, a leading business-to-business media company serving the insurance, financial services, legal and investment advisory markets, announced that it has named Colleen Zelina as Senior Vice President of Human Resources.
Zelina brings to Summit more than 25 years of experience in leadership; strategic planning; organizational development; talent recruitment, retention and development; and compensation and benefits management. Prior to joining Summit, she was the Senior Vice President of Human Resources at KnowlegePoint360 Group, global leader in healthcare information and medical communications. Prior to KnowledgePoint, Zelina served as Senior Vice President of Human Resources and Organizational Effectiveness at Penton Media. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Seton Hall University. She is a longtime member of the Society of Human Resources Management and a former member of the HR Committee for the American Business Media.
Steve Weitzner, Summit’s chief executive, said, “Colleen brings extensive hands-on organizational experience around digital transformation in the business-to-business world. Her ability to balance the strategic needs of the company with a deep commitment to its talented people and her down-to-earth approach to HR practice make Colleen the ideal executive as we move Summit forward.”
Zelina added, “I am very enthusiastic about joining the Summit management team and am looking forward to supporting the goals of the staff and the organization.”
About Summit Business Media
Summit Business Media is the leading B2B media and information company serving the insurance, financial, legal and investment advisory markets. Summit strives to be “The Next Generation of Business Information” for executives and practitioners by providing breaking news and analysis, in-depth practice management strategies, business-building techniques and actionable data. Summit services the information needs of its customers through numerous channels, including digital, print, and live events. Summit publishes 16 magazines and 150 reference titles, operates 20 websites and hosts a dozen conferences, including the world’s largest mining investment conference held each year in South Africa. Summit’s Data Division provides detailed information on millions of agents, advisors and benefits plans.
Summit employs more than 300 employees in ten offices across the United States. For more information, please visit www.summitbusinessmedia.com.
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