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2009-12-10 11:47:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Advertising Age today named Abbey Klaassen as its new executive editor, in charge of all editorial operations for the brand. She replaces Jonah Bloom, who is leaving Ad Age to become CEO and editor-in-chief of Breaking Media LLC. Ms. Klaassen, currently digital editor for Ad Age, joined the publication five years ago, and has developed a number of successful new products for Ad Age, including the annual Digital Issue and companion Ad Age Digital...

2009-12-01 08:30:00

DETROIT, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Effective January 1, Peter Brown will be promoted to publisher/editorial director of Automotive News, Crain Communications Inc Chairman and CEO Keith E. Crain announced this morning. Brown currently is associate publisher/editorial director. Brown assumes the publisher title from Keith Crain, who will remain as editor-in-chief and continue to write his weekly column for the publication. Brown joined Automotive News as editor in February, 1989 after four...

2009-10-28 14:28:00

DETROIT, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoWeek, a Crain Communications Inc. media property, announced the promotions of Dutch Mandel, Wes Raynal and Roger Hart, as America's most passionate consumer car media brand continues to expand. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090610/DE30482LOGO ) Mandel, 51, assumes the position of Associate Publisher and Editorial Director. He has been AutoWeek's editor/associate publisher for more than 12 years, and now takes a greater role in both...

2009-09-18 09:47:00

DETROIT, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Kathy Henry, 44, has been appointed circulation/audience development director at Crain Communications. Before joining Crain, she previously served as group director, strategic community and audience development at United Business Media LLC. She will be relocating to Detroit from San Francisco. Henry brings extensive knowledge and leadership in both consumer and business-to-business audience development for print and online products. Her broad...

2009-09-16 15:54:14

A third Chicago Sun-Times union voted to reject contract cuts mandated by a group seeking to buy the bankrupt media company, the union said. The latest group to vote no, Lake Country, Ill., News-Sun Newspaper Guild members voted 12-4 to reject the offer, Crain's Chicago Business reported Wednesday. The Chicago Newspaper Guild, with an 83-22 no vote, said the membership of the Sun-Times unit outright rejects the company's memorandum of agreement and settlement that guts our contract and takes...

2009-09-16 11:20:00

DETROIT, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoWeek knew these individuals were going places the moment editors at the magazine met them. They are shining lights in a luminescent industry, the people whose smarts, talents, wit, charm, capabilities and single-minded drive set them apart. You might call them wunderkinds, whiz kids or prodigies. The editors at AutoWeek call them the magazine's "10 Secret People." (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090610/DE30482LOGO) None of these people...

2009-09-02 11:05:00

DETROIT, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Teen driving takes center stage in the September 7, 2009 issue of AutoWeek Magazine. With the frightening statistics on accidents and death in mind, the issue explores the bigger roles that simulators and software are playing in training new drivers to be safe. Also included in this issue are some of AutoWeek editors' picks for great and safe rides for teenage drivers. The list includes: Dodge Caliber Ford Focus Honda Civic Volkswagen Rabbit Kia Soul...

2009-08-03 11:25:00

DETROIT, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Jason Stein, former publisher of Automotive News Europe, has become editor of Automotive News. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090803/DE55722 ) Based in Detroit, Stein, 37, will direct the Automotive News editorial staff of more than 40 reporters and editors around the world. "Jason is one of the brightest lights of automotive journalism, and he'll help lead Automotive News to even greater prominence in this dramatically changing automotive...

2009-07-09 14:00:00

NEW YORK, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The Crain Communications Board of Directors today announced that Christopher Crain, 33, has been appointed Group Publisher of several Crain publications including Pensions & Investments, Business Insurance, Workforce Magazine and the recently acquired Staffing Industry Analysts group. Chris will also continue to oversee Crain's Manchester Business, a publication he started in December, 2007. This promotion was triggered by the recent retirement of Bill...

2009-06-29 11:00:00

AutoWeek Radio hits airwaves Saturday evenings DETROIT, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoWeek, serving the nation's most passionate car buyers, hit the country's airwaves on June 27 with the launch of AutoWeek Radio. The program gives listeners the latest news, opinions, car reviews and racing updates in a light, insightful and factual manner - much like the magazine itself. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090610/DE30482LOGO) AutoWeek Radio airs each Saturday at 7:00 p.m. PT. The...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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