SOURCE: Horizon Media

August 23, 2013 09:57 ET

Horizon Media's Debbie Sklar Named One of min's Sweet 16

Agency's Print Services Leader to Be Honored at Awards at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York on September 23, 2013

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - August 23, 2013) - Horizon Media is proud to announce that its VP, Director Print Services, Debbie Sklar, will be honored as one of min's Sweet 16 this year. min's Sweet 16 recognizes 16 of the most innovative and influential agency executives and corporate marketers who champion magazine brands. Debbie Sklar will receive the Sweet 16 award at min's Integrated Marketing Awards ceremony on September 23 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City.

Sklar has championed innovation in the print space at Horizon Media for almost a decade and took the helm of the agency's specialty print unit in 2006. She directs Horizon's print investment teams for brand partners that include A&E, Lifetime to United Airlines and Capital One.

"We're excited to celebrate Debbie's win," said Bill Koenigsberg, Founder, President and CEO of Horizon Media. "Debbie has been pivotal in our advances in tablet, mobile and social opportunities within the print space, and analyzing how these channels will enhance the brand experience, while still maximizing efficiency and ROI."

Sklar is a member of the 4As Next Generation Publishing Committee and sits on the board of directors at Alliance for Audited Media, where she is involved in the ongoing discussion about themes including magazine measurement and transparency.

"People are consuming media in new and different ways, said Debbie Sklar. VP, Director Print Services. "Nowhere is that more true than print where we have seen exciting changes and new opportunities. This is a very dynamic time for publishing across all channels and I am honored to be recognized by min."

min's Sweet 16 Awards recognize leaders who have consistently advocated for magazine media and their unique connections with audiences. Those who have demonstrated that they help great magazine brands -- and the people who run those brands -- succeed. They represent the best of the best among agency and brand marketers, and a key piece of a powerful and thriving advertising economy.

About Horizon Media

Horizon Media, Inc. is the fastest growing media services company in the world. The company was founded in 1989, is headquartered in New York and has offices in Los Angeles, San Diego, Chicago and Amsterdam, Netherlands. Horizon Media was chosen as 2011 Independent Media Agency of the Year by Mediapost, 2010 U.S. Media Agency of the Year by Adweek, Brandweek, and Mediaweek as well as by Ad Age and as one of the world's ten most innovative marketing and advertising companies by Fast Company in 2011. In 2012, Bill Koenigsberg, President, CEO and Founder, was honored by Advertising Age as Industry Executive of the Year.

The company's mission is "To create the most meaningful brand connections within the lives of people everywhere." By delivering on this mission through a holistic approach to brand marketing, Horizon Media has become the fastest-growing media agency in the industry, with estimated billings of over $4 billion and approximately 800 employees.

The company is also a founding member of Columbus Media International, a multi-national partnership of independent media agencies. For more information, please visit www.horizonmedia.com.

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