Where: PennWell Corp.
Why:Biolchini is taking the 98-year-old company that started with Oil & Gas Journal and expanding it into renewable energy. Late last year, PennWell acquired a 51% interest in RenewableEnergy Access.com (now RenewableEnergy World.com), a b-to-b information site and online community. Its Laser Focus World will hold its inaugural OPTOmism: Photonics for the Green Revolution conference and exhibition in May. PennWell has also expanded globally with acquisitions that include Avionics Expo and LEDs, both based in the U.K.