Newton, MA (PRWEB) April 11, 2011
Lyra Research (http://www.lyra.com), the digital imaging authority, announces that its publications group has promoted Jim Lyons to the position of senior editor for The Hard Copy Observer and has added Christine Tuohey to the group as editor of The Hard Copy Observer and The Hard Copy Supplies Journal.
As senior editor, Lyons will focus on providing coverage of the cloud/mobile printing and managed print services markets and commentary on industry news and events. As editor of The Hard Copy Observer and The Hard Copy Supplies Journal, Tuohey will be responsible for researching and writing articles about industry news and product and service developments in the digital imaging hardware and supplies markets.
“We are very excited that Jim is expanding his role at Lyra, bringing his industry knowledge and expertise to the senior editor position. The addition of Christine to the publications’ editorial staff completes the picture,” said Ann Priede, vice president of Lyra’s publications group. “Jim is widely respected in the hard copy industry and we are confident that his additional editorial contributions will help provide our readers with valuable market intelligence. Christine’s extensive publications and communications background will make her a valuable editorial asset.”
Since 2005, Lyons has been a regular contributor of news and analysis to The Hard Copy Observer and the author of the publication’s monthly column, Observations. In addition to his role at Lyra, Lyons independently blogs (http://www.jimlyonsobservations.blogspot.com) and tweets (@jflyons) on developments in the printer industry and other news and trends in technology and marketing. He is also a faculty member at the University of Phoenix, where he teaches marketing and economics for the school’s business program. From 1981 to 2005, Lyons was employed at Hewlett Packard, where he worked in a variety of marketing and management positions in the LaserJet and Imaging and Printing business units starting in 1986.
Tuohey has more than 15 years of experience in publications and public relations. She has worked with organizations such as Fontbonne Academy, McKay Public Relations, and Catholic Charities, delivering comprehensive writing, editing, print production, and media relations services. Most recently, she was responsible for McLean Hospital’s weekly newsletter, The McLean News.
The Hard Copy Observer and The Hard Copy Supplies Journal Special Offers
Subscribe today to Lyra’s industry-leading newsletters—The Hard Copy Observer (http://observer.lyra.com/thelyraweb/) and The Hard Copy Supplies Journal (http://journal.lyra.com/TheLyraWeb). Lyra is offering two introductory specials to new subscribers. Receive a three-month trial subscription to The Hard Copy Supplies Journal for $129 or to The Hard Copy Observer for $149 or receive $100 off an annual subscription by contacting Sandy Tobin at 617-454-2612 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Annual subscriptions come with a free second seat. An annual online subscription to The Hard Copy Observer is $750 and an annual subscription to The Hard Copy Supplies Journal is $650.
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