Cleveland—Penton Media announced the promotion of Rob Howlett to group publisher of the GovPro Media Group, which includes Government Product News
and Government PROcurement
. Howlett succeedsVaughn Rockhold, who recently left Penton. Penton has also made several promotions at Occupational Hazards: Stephen Minter was named publisher-editorial director; Sandy Smith became editor, and Jacquie Niemiec was named senior eMedia sales & product manager.