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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.

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.

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.

2009-08-03 11:25:00


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.

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.

2009-06-12 09:17:24

Crain's Chicago Business announced Friday it would suspend print editions for five weeks this year to cut production costs. The journal has kept to a regular weekly production schedule for 31 years.

2009-05-13 08:40:00

DETROIT, May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Crain Communications, publisher of more than 30 highly respected business-to-business newspapers and Web sites, has sold the rights to the RCR Wireless News name and Web site to a new owner, Arden Media of Austin, Texas. "We look forward to bringing the loyal readership of RCR fresh content, access to relevant industry employment information and links to some of the other products we have in Arden," said Jeff Mucci, CEO, Arden Media. Crain-owned RCR Wireless...

2009-05-05 08:00:00

Third Consecutive Year Everything Channel Included on Elite List FRAMINGHAM, Mass., May 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Everything Channel, a division of United Business Media, today announced that its flagship media outlet, CRN Magazine, and its online companion ChannelWeb (www.channelweb.com) has been recognized as the most influential business-to-business advertising vehicles in publishing.

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