Mt. Morris, Ill.—Watt Publishing Co., a b-to-b media company focused on the agrifood and woodworking markets, announced Thursday that Steve Slakis has joined the company in the new position of VP-director of sales and product development. Prior to joining Watt, Slakis was group publisher for Putnam Media's food publications. Additionally, Watt said that Clay Schreiber, formerly group publisher, has been promoted to the new position of director-events and Asian development. To fill Schreiber’s old position, Watt promoted Roy Leidahl to group publisher for the agrifood group, which includes Watt Poultry USA, Feed International and Industria Avicola.