San Francisco—UBM Electronics, publisher of EDN
and EE Times
, has named Kathy Astromoff CEO, effective Feb. 13. She was most recently exec VP of UBM TechWeb.
Astromoff will report to Paul Miller, currently CEO of UBM Electronics and UBM Canon. Miller will continue to oversee those divisions and will add oversight of UBM Channel and UBM Design Central to his responsibilities.
Astromoff “will concentrate on the strategic positioning of our portfolio, drive our growth plan and accelerate the transformation of UBM Electronics into a broad-based business focused on expanding our reach into the global electronics community, providing services to advertisers and readers, and building upon the early success of our commerce initiatives,” Miller said in a statement.