PennWell Fire Group Names Billick National Sales Manager

Fair Lawn, NJ – March 21, 2014 – Pennwell Fire Group promoted Ted Billick to National Sales Manager effective April 1, 2014.

Billick will replace Joe Porter who will remain with PennWell in a sales and mentoring/ coaching capacity. Billick will be responsible for spearheading all Digital Media and Print Sales efforts across the spectrum of PennWell Fire Group brands; including Fire Engineering, Fire Apparatus & Emergency Equipment, Fire Rescue, Firefighter Nation and

Billick will be responsible for leading the PennWell Fire Groups Media Sales Consultants, comprising of Breven Clark, Diane Guiffre, Anthony Maglionico, Joe Porter, Joe Skey and Tim Tolton, while continuing to report directly to Eric Schlett, VP PennWell Fire Group.

As National Sales Manager, Billick will continue to be instrumental in positioning PennWell Fire Group as the premier provider of media solutions. During his tenure overseeing digital media sales operations, Billick was critical in planning and developing the group’s digital network strategy, which has a current reach of over 650,000 unique visitors.

Billick provides over twelve years experience in sales and management, of which eight were with PennWell. Ted holds a B.S. in Communications/Journalism from John Carroll University and M.F.A from Loyola Marymount University for film production and screen writing.

About PennWell
PennWell Corporation is a diversified business-to-business media and information company that provides quality content and integrated marketing solutions for the following industries:  Oil and gas, electric power, water, electronics, semiconductor, contamination control, optoelectronics, fiberoptics, enterprise storage, fire, emergency services and dental.  Founded in 1910, PennWell publishes 75 print and online magazines and newsletters, conducts 60 conferences and exhibitions on six continents, and has an extensive offering of books, maps, web sites, research and database services.  In addition to PennWell's headquarters in Tulsa, Oklahoma the company has major offices in Nashua, New Hampshire; Houston, Texas; London, England, Campbell, California; Fairlawn, New Jersey; Moscow, Russia; and Hong Kong, China.