SOURCE: Hanley Wood, LLC

April 06, 2007 15:37 ET

Media-Industry Executive Ken Beach Joins Hanley Wood, LLC, as Executive Vice President, Corporate Sales

WASHINGTON, DC -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 6, 2007 --Hanley Wood, LLC, has grown its executive-leadership team by hiring Ken Beach to fill the newly created position of Executive Vice President, Corporate Sales.

In his executive-level sales role, Beach will direct selling efforts that integrate the media, data and marketing services, assets, and channels offered by Hanley Wood's four operating divisions. He also will oversee the company's sales structure and operations, and contribute his insight and expertise to corporate-level product development and business planning.

"More and more housing- and construction-industry marketers seek strategies and programs that can cross multiple media and bring measurable results. Hanley Wood is perfectly positioned to design and deliver these integrated solutions," Beach says. "No other media company can offer this important industry a stronger blend of marketing insight, proprietary data, creativity, and audience reach."

Prior to joining Hanley Wood, Beach gained more than 25 years of sales-leadership experience in business-to-business media environments including Ziff-Davis Media, Primedia, Chilton Publishing Co., and CMP Publications. Beach holds a BA from the University of Delaware. He resides in Wilmington, Del., and works from Hanley Wood's Washington, D.C., corporate headquarters.

About Hanley Wood, LLC

Hanley Wood, LLC, is the premier media company serving housing and construction. Through four operating divisions, the company produces award-winning magazines and Web sites, marquee trade shows and events, rich data, and custom marketing solutions. The company also is North America's leading publisher of home plans.

Founded in 1976, Hanley Wood is a $250 million company owned by affiliates of JPMorgan Partners, LLC. CCMP Capital Advisors manages the Hanley Wood investment for JPMorgan Partners.

Contact Information