MAY 17--PennWell Corporation has named Michael Wolf publisher of Lightwave Europe magazine. He was most recently the international sales director-technology for McGraw-Hill's BusinessWeek magazine. In announcing the appointment, PennWell senior vice president David Janoff said, "We are pleased to have Michael join our UK-based staff on Lightwave Europe. Michael's expertise in international sales will continue to drive Lightwave Europe forward."
Wolf has previously held sales-director positions for Telecommunications, Microwave Journal, Journal of Electronic Defense, and Communications magazines. He speaks German and earned his B.A. in art history and German from Leicester University.
Lightwave Europe is the first European-based magazine to cover fibreoptics technology exclusively for the European telecommunications industry. The in-depth, technology-focused content includes feature articles, application/technology pieces, analyses, country-specific reports, product focuses, as well as contributed industry columns and more, each month. Visit www.lightwave-europe.com to subscribe--free of charge to qualified persons.
PennWell (www.pennwell.com), a diversified media and information company, is based in Tulsa, OK. The company publishes 45 business-to-business magazines for a variety of markets and owns and conducts more than 50 conferences and exhibitions held around the world.