Naylor appoints Debar as president-CEO
Naylor, which provides b-to-b media for trade and professional associations, has appointed Alex Debar as president-CEO. Debar spent 21 years at Advanstar Communications, where he was most recently an exec VP overseeing several market groups.
Ziff Davis promotes Elken to VP-publisher of 'eWeek'
Ziff Davis Media announced it has promoted Karl Elken to VP-publisher of eWeek . He was previously publisher. In his new role, Elken will be responsible for developing strategies that integrate the print publication with the Web, as well as other marketing platforms.
Canon Communications taps O'Keefe as VP-events division
Canon Communications has named Kevin O'Keefe VP of the b-to-b media company's events division, which produces 16 trade shows in North America, Europe and China. O'Keefe joined the company in 1995 as trade show sales manager.
'CFO' elevates Short to senior VP-advertising
CFO, which is part of the Economist Group, has promoted advertising veteran Lissa Short to senior VP-advertising. Short will manage all advertising sales for CFO in the U.S. Prior to joining CFO Publishing, she managed the advertising department of Treasury & Risk Management .
'Computerworld,' CXO Media pick Connors as online VP-GM
IDG's Computerworld and CXO Media, which publishes CIO and CSO, has appointed Martha Connors VP-general manager, online for both organizations. Prior to joining Computerworld last year, Connors worked for 10 years at Technology Review .
'Legal Times' hires Bethel as executive editor
Legal Times, which provides legal news from the nation's capital, has named Alison Bethel executive editor. Prior to joining Legal Times, Bethel worked at the Detroit News , where she had been Washington bureau chief since 2001.