Graphic Communications World Announces Promotion of Linda Maschino To Publisher
Press release from the issuing company
Sioux Falls, SD—April 26, 2006 -- Graphic Communications World, one of the longest continually published industry newsletters, today announced the promotion of Linda Maschino to publisher. In her new position, Linda will maintain ultimate responsibility for the publication's overall direction including editorial, marketing, circulation and sales. Linda will also be responsible for supervising the editing and design of the publication as well as setting the budget, allocating and controlling costs.
Jeffrey Hayzlett, former publisher of Graphic Communications World said, “Linda's well deserved promotion reflects the outstanding work she has done for Graphic Communications World over the past 4 years. Her many accomplishments and solid relationships she has established with our readership will make the transition effortless. Linda's enthusiasm, dedication and commitment to this business make her a vital member of the Graphic Communications World team which will be important assets in her new role.”
Linda Maschino brings with her extensive experience in business operation and management. Previously, Linda owned and operated her own business for twelve years. Prior to this, she was the manager of Michaels and Burkes, a retail store, as well as an Optometric Clinic. Through her years of experience, Linda has gained valuable management, organization, and communication skills vital to Graphic Communications World. Ms. Maschino has played an integral role with the business since 2002 when she began serving in an administrative capacity and most recently served as Marketing Director for the business.
Linda Maschino of Graphic Communications World stated, “I am excited to be appointed as publisher and look forward to pursuing this challenge. Jeff has done an excellent job in paving a successful path for Graphic Communications World. I look forward to further positioning Graphic Communications World as the premier news provider for leading executives in the printing industry.”
Hayzlett recently accepted the position as Chief Marketing Officer of Kodak's Graphic Communications Group, reporting to Jim Langley, president of Kodak's Graphic Communications Group and senior vice president, Eastman Kodak Company.
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