Vienna, VA (PRWEB) April 17, 2013
1105 Government Information Group has named Heather Holmes its new Senior Director of Audience Development. Holmes will lead the audience development efforts for the group’s four B2B media brands: FCW, GCN, Washington Technology and Defense Systems.
“We are excited to have Heather join the team," said Abraham Langer, Chief Operating Officer of 1105 Government Information Group. “Heather's experience and knowledge is perfectly aligned with our commitment to developing the most highly qualified and engaged audiences for our online, event and print properties. At a time when most others in this market are outsourcing their audience marketing, we continue to invest in our people, systems and audience reach.”
“Heather’s experience and talent is unmatched in the B2B community,” added Carmel McDonagh, Vice President, Marketing of 1105 Government Information Group. “She is a highly respected professional in the broader audience development community and brings the necessary strategic mindset to the position.”
Before joining 1105 Media, Holmes spent eight years as Senior VP of Audience Development & Consumer Marketing at MIT Technology Review. Previously, she was Director of Circulation and Fulfillment for JFL Media and has held senior level circulation and fulfillment positions at IDG-ComputerWorld and IDG Newsletters, as well as more than 14 years at The Christian Science Publishing Society as the Senior Fulfillment Manager.
Holmes’ notable achievements include receiving the national Fulfillment Manager of the Year award by the Fulfillment Management Association, being recognized in 2011 by FOLIO: magazine as a “Folio Top 40”, and being named one of six “Top Industry Leaders” by Audience Development in 2012.
“1105 Media is a forward-thinking and constantly evolving media company that believes understanding their audience is a critical success factor,” said Holmes. “I’m thrilled to join a team that has c-level corporate commitment to not only maintaining a real-time integrated database, but in growing and expanding it to include behavioral modeling.”
About 1105 Government Information Group
1105 Government Information Group, a division of 1105 Media, Inc., is the leading provider of integrated information and media to the government market. We have served the information needs of the public sector for over 30 years through a comprehensive portfolio of print, online, event and marketing services products. http://www.1105govinfo.com