SOURCE: SourceMedia


January 19, 2010 11:21 ET

Doug Manoni Named CEO of SourceMedia Inc.

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - January 19, 2010) - SourceMedia Inc., publisher of American Banker, The Bond Buyer and Financial Planning, has announced the appointment of Doug Manoni as Chief Executive Officer.

Manoni who launched and built Wicks Business Information ("WBI") through its sale to Summit Business Media in 2007, has a 20-year background in information publishing, with extensive experience in online publishing and electronic databases. He joined SourceMedia in September 2008 as Executive Vice President and Managing Director.

Prior to forming WBI, Manoni was COO and CFO of Cowles Business Media, Inc. ("CBM"), and subsequently held the position of CFO at Primedia Enthusiast Publications after CBM was sold to Primedia. Over his tenure with Cowles and Primedia, Manoni helped acquire and manage a diverse media portfolio that comprised business-to-business and special interest consumer magazines, newsletters, databases, conferences and other specialized information products and services. Manoni has managed over 60 transactions valued at over $750 million during his information publishing career. He is an active member of American Business Media and a frequent speaker at industry events.

SourceMedia also announced the appointment of Richard Antoneck as Chief Financial Officer. Antoneck, previously the Senior Vice President of Financial Operations at the company, has over 14 years of experience within the financial business-to-business media industry.

"Doug is an industry leader with a proven track record of creating shareholder value by successfully adapting to the changing publishing and media landscape. His extensive experience in the publishing industry will support SourceMedia's long-term growth strategy," said Martin Maleska, Chairman of SourceMedia. "I am very confident that Doug will ensure SourceMedia's growth by providing information and services to the company's network of 2.5 million subscribers, attendees, exhibitors and advertisers that will allow each of them to better accomplish their professional goals."

"SourceMedia continues to enjoy unparalleled brand strength in the marketplace," said Manoni. "I am looking forward to expanding the company's vision for growth and innovation in a unique time in the history of our industry."

About SourceMedia Inc.

SourceMedia Inc. ( is the pre-eminent provider of timely and essential news, analysis, research, and insights for members of the financial services community, and the related fields of accounting and technology. SourceMedia offers its clients and subscribers professional publications, industry-standard data applications, and in-depth seminars and conferences.

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Investcorp is a leading provider and manager of alternative investment products. It has offices in London, New York and Bahrain and is publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange (IVC) and the Bahrain Stock Exchange (INVCORP). Investcorp has five lines of business: private equity, hedge funds, real estate, technology investment and Gulf Growth Capital. Founded in 1982, Investcorp has grown to become one of the largest and most diverse alternative investment managers in terms of both product offerings and geography.

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    SourceMedia, Inc.
    Anne O'Brien
    Phone: 212-803-8280