Jim is regarded as a leading expert on the construction industry and the metal construction market as well as an accomplished editorial manager
Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 28, 2009
Hanley Wood, LLC -- the leading business-to-business provider of media to the commercial construction industry -- has named Jim Schneider as Editor of metalmag magazine.
Schneider joined Hanley Wood in 2007 as senior editor for eco-structure and metalmag magazines. "Jim is regarded as a leading expert on the construction industry and the metal construction market as well as an accomplished editorial manager," says Russell Ellis, Publisher of metalmag.
Schneider's new position as Editor is a welcome addition to the metalmag media family. His commercial construction knowledge and creativity will be a positive contribution to the magazine and web site. Schneider's prior editorial experience will be an asset to the publication and contribute to metalmag's goal of providing the most comprehensive, exciting and hard-hitting editorial in metal architecture.
Schneider began his publishing career as Managing Editor of T.H.E Journal in 1998. In 2004, he was Executive Editor of Ascent, a publication for the precast concrete industry.
Known for its exceptional editorial content, metalmag magazine serves as a showcase and informational resource for the very best projects, products and technology in the metal construction industry.
Metalmag's web site is located at http://www.metalmag.com.
About Hanley Wood:
Hanley Wood, LLC, is the premier media and information company serving housing and construction. Through four operating divisions, the company produces award-winning magazines and Web sites, marquee trade shows and events, rich data and custom marketing solutions. The company also is North America's leading publisher of home plans. Hanley Wood Business Media (Washington, D.C.), publishes more than 30 award-winning residential and commercial construction titles, including metalmag, ecohome, BUILDER, REMODELING, CUSTOM HOME, CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION and residential architect. Hanley Wood Business Media also offers the construction industry's foremost collection of Web sites, including BUILDER ONLINE, REMODELING ONLINE, and ebuild, the comprehensive online guide to building products, as well as the largest collection of house plans online through eplans.com and Dream Home Source.
Founded in 1976, Hanley Wood is one of the ten largest B-to-B media companies in the United States. Hanley Wood is owned by affiliates of JPMorgan Partners, which uses CCMP Capital Advisors to manage this investment.