Chicago—Crain Communications Inc. announced Monday that Mark Stach has been named publisher and general manager, strategic business media, at Business Insurance.
Stach succeeds Martin J. Ross III as publisher. In August, Ross was named to the new position of VP-managing director of events and business development.
Stach was previously global COO-consulting at Hewitt Associates, which was acquired by Aon Corp. in October. He was an executive at Orbitz Worldwide from 2004 to 2007.
”As a leader of a global business, he has walked in the shoes of many of our subscribers,” Christopher Crain, VP-group publisher of Crain Communications, said of Stach in a statement. “These talents, combined with his strategic experience and fresh thinking, will help make him a strong leader of the valued Business Insurance brand and its award-winning staff.”
Crain Communications also publishes BtoB.