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.