Itasca, IL (PRWEB) January 09, 2013
In keeping with its strategy of fielding relevant, effective media solutions and services in support of business success and industrial excellence, Putman Media, Inc., announced today it has appointed Steven Kuehn Editor-in-Chief of Pharmaceutical Manufacturing. Kuehn, a 25-year veteran editor and industrial technology communicator, will be responsible for the overall strategic direction and editorial voice of Putman’s preeminent pharmaceutical print and digital titles.
“Pharmaceutical Manufacturing’s readers are under tremendous pressure to achieve, supporting business and operational agendas across a tough competitive and regulatory environment. They require sources that meet their informational needs on a number of levels—content that we are intent on delivering through a dynamic platform of digital and print media solutions,” said Tonia Becker, Pharmaceutical Manufacturing’s publisher. “Steve’s deep processing and manufacturing industry experience, plus a career supported by years of technical editorial content development and publication management expertise will play a critical role in helping us forward our strategic agenda in the coming months and years.”
Most recently, Kuehn directed media relations and editorial content management for the Building Automation Division of Siemens Industry, Inc. Prior to that, Kuehn was managing editor of Putman titles Control and Control Design. A career communicator, for more than 25 years Kuehn has covered the manufacturing and business operations of medical technology, industrial automation, power generation, energy efficiency, security, commercial automotive, processing and telecommunications industries. An award-winning journalist and video producer, Kuehn holds a Bachelor of Science in magazine journalism from Ohio University. He has three children and resides in Northbrook, Ill., where he pursues a broad range of personal interests including family, volunteering, faith, music, cooking and fitness.
Putman Media, Inc. (http://www.putmanmedia.com) strives to be an exceptional media company as judged by the communities it serves. Putman consistently delivers unique, relevant and integrated media services and solutions that enable its customers to compete in an aggressive, high-speed environment. Its titles include Plant Services, Chemical Processing, Control, Control Design, Industrial Networking, Food Processing, Wellness Foods, Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Sustainable Plant and The Journal from Rockwell Automation.