Gary Ginsberg, exec VP-investor relations and corporate communica-tions at News Corp., has been given additional responsibilities as head of global marketing. His new title is exec VP-global marketing and corporate affairs. Ginsberg will continue to direct News Corp.'s corporate affairs, including investor and media relations, community outreach and philanthropic programs.
CMP's `Semiconductor Insights' appoints Page as president
CMP's Semiconductor Insights, which covers technical patent analyses of integrated circuits and electronic systems, has named Harry Page as its president. He succeeds Doug Smeaton, the longtime president-CEO of SI, who was killed in a scuba diving accident in February. Page was most recently VP-network services for Meriton Networks. CMP acquired SI in July.
Nielsen Business Media chooses Tremblay for development post
Nielsen Business Media has named Susan Tremblay director-business development for the Marketing & Media Group. The group includes Adweek, American Artist, Brandweek, Editor & Publisher, Mediaweek, Watson-Guptill book publishing and the Clio Awards Festival. Previously, Tremblay was president of software company Creative Circle Advertising Solutions.
Edgell Communications hires Keenan as VP-online media
B-to-b media company Edgell Communications has named Rob Keenan to the newly created position of VP-online media. Edgell is the former editor in chief of CMP's TechOnlineNetwork.
`InfoWorld' Editor Fox leaves International Data Group
Steve Fox, who was editor of IDG's InfoWorld, has left the company. His departure is the latest in a string of exits from InfoWorld, which in March stopped publishing its print version in favor of the Web and events. Fox, who has joined Affinity Labs, has been succeeded by IDG veteran Eric Knorr. Fox's departure follows the exit in recent months of InfoWorld CEO Bob Ostrow and Kate Hobbie, VP-online sales.