Gruner & Jahr USA Publishing announced several personnel moves at its Business Information unit. Gary Mirkin, publisher of Inc.
, will replace Fast Company
's Julian Lowin, who resigned. Mr. Mirkin's replacement at Inc.
will be Lee Jones, formerly publisher of Ziff Davis' Smart Business for the New Economy
; he also previously was publisher and group publisher of Entrepreneur
, the small business title G&J has been rumored to be interested in purchasing. Steve Thompson, formerly the publisher of The Industry Standard
, will join G&J in the newly created position of VP-Western Region, Business Information Group.
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