Melville, N.Y.--Cygnus Publishing, a unit of CommerceConnect, announced that Bill Hershman has been promoted to publisher of Firehouse Magazine.
Hershman was most recently associate publisher-director of advertising for the magazine. Before joining Firehouse,
he was director of communications for the International Association of Fire Chiefs. Hershman is also currently serving as a command officer with the Burke Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department in Fairfax County, Va., and a volunteer firefighter with the Smithtown, N.Y., Fire Department.