New York--Ziff Davis Media Inc. announced Thursday that Dan Schwartz has been named VP-publishing director of Ziff Davis' Smart Business
. Schwartz will oversee all national sales, marketing and editorial plans for the publication. Before a couple of recent Internet stints, Schwartz was with Ziff rival CMP Media Inc. for 20 years, serving as publishing director of Windows Magazine
and HomePC Magazine
, as well as publisher of Electronic Buyers News
. While at CMP Schwartz repositioned Web Connect, a joint venture between CMP and World Data Network Inc., into a leading media placement company. Smart Business
targets business decision-makers who are responsible for implementing new technologies.