New York--In a testament to the importance it is placing on its events business, InformationWeek
on Tuesday announced that Joseph Maglitta has been appointed editor of events. Maglitta, a veteran business technology journalist, will oversee the day-to-day management of InformationWeek's
events business from the editorial side as well as assist with long-range and strategic planning. Maglitta was previously with Schwartz Communications Inc., a public relations firm specializing in emerging technologies and has held various senior editorial positions in print, online and events at ComputerWorld
, Ziff Davis Media Inc. and Mainspring Communications Inc. InformationWeek
has more than 200 events a year.