Hand Media International appoints new Publisher
Hand Media International (HMI) is delighted to announce the appointment of Jon Pittock as Publisher across the business.
Jon will be developing and implementing strategy on a range of respected B2B and consumer titles, in sectors including international fire and security, confectionery, bakery and UK housing.
Prior to joining HMI, Jon spent over four years at Mark Allen Group as Portfolio Director responsible for the company’s largest international and regional events, spanning Europe, the Middle East and the Far East. He was also heavily involved on the publishing side, specifically in relation to the business and critical communications sector.
Speaking of the appointment, Jon said: “It’s a huge pleasure and privilege to be working at Hand Media. It’s a fantastic company to work for, and the quality of the products speak for themselves.
“I look forward to helping to drive the business forward and make it even more profitable going into the future. We have big plans, not just for the titles but for the whole business and brand.”
HMI CEO David Rossiter said: “I’m delighted to have appointed Jon to the role of Publisher at Hand Media International. He brings with him huge experience across a range of diverse sectors, while at the same time understanding how the media business operates.
“The decision highlights our commitment to driving the business towards even greater success, even during times of wider economic turmoil. We are always looking to innovate, and Jon will be integral to that.”
Jon was appointed in July of this year, taking up the post at the beginning of August.
About Hand Media International
Hand Media International is independently owned and operated.
We currently publish eleven titles, one consumer and ten business-to-business, as well as producing publishing and media solutions for a diverse range of clients.
Hand Media International is different from other media businesses. We have over three decades of international and national media experience. We produce our own stable of successful titles as well as those of our clients. These encompass both consumer and B2B arenas.
Our hardworking, flexible, and creative working environment allows us to meet the needs of a diverse range of disciplines for ourselves and our clients.