Job Objective: Position in publishing and media industries.
Education: Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Oh
1987-91 Degree: Masters Human Resources and Labor Relations
1981-86 Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Oh.
B.A. Mass Media Communications
1999-2010 Senior Editor, American Machinist Magazine, Penton
Media, Cleveland, Oh.
Associate Editor, American Machinist
Assistant Editor, American Machinist Magazine, Penton Media, Cleveland, Oh.
Research and write original cover feature articles and monthly departments for magazine hardcopy, online, and e-newsletter content. Edit and prepare submitted press releases and articles for publication.
Travel to cover national and international tradeshows and seminars. Travel/work with sales representatives for promoting new business. Work closely with upper-level executives of client companies to maintain strong business relationships.
Assist in developing and generating marketing promotional pieces and programs and editorial calendars.
Determine and guide the yearly editorial direction of the magazine, its website, and other editorial venues.
Perform several day-to-day duties of a managing editor.
Guide and manage the editorial work/focus of assistant and associate editors. Edit content produced by assistant and associate editors.
Work with Word, Adobe InDesign and Quark software.
Strong working knowledge of the manufacturing industry market pertaining to manufacturing facility management, available manufacturing technology, and processes involved in procuring capital equipment.