New Yorkâ€”Iain Blackhall has been named to the newly created position of managing director, Europe, Middle East and Asia of McGraw-Hill Cos.' Aviation Week
. Blackhall will be responsible for growth of the Aviation Week
portfolio outside of North and South America, including the China and Russian strategic partnerships with International Aviation
and Air Transport Observer
, respectively. Prior to joining Aviation Week
, Blackhall was managing director of Shephard Group Ltd., a publishing and event company targeting the international aerospace and defense markets.