PennWell Press & News

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 FDIC.com.

Fire Engineering wins Jesse Neal editorial excellence award

March 19, 2014

The staff of PennWell® Corporation’s Fire Engineering magazine has been awarded a 2014 Jesse Neal for editorial excellence in business-to-business media. The winning entry was “Hurricane Sandy Response, Part 1,” in the Best Theme Issue of a Magazine or Newspaper category. “Hurricane Sandy Response, Part 2, was a finalist in that category as well. The winning entry was one of 173 finalists selected by a distinguished board of judges, including Lisa Gibbs, senior writer of Money; Harry McCracken, editor at large of Time; Ellen McGirt, senior writer of Fast Company; and Allen Wastler, managing editor of CNBC.com. The judging panel, headed by Trevor Butterworth, of Stats.org, selected the finalists from an original pool of 612 entries.

FireRescue Magazine Announces Company Officer of the Year Award Winner

Award to be presented at FDIC 2014 in Indianapolis

San Diego, March 3, 2014 FireRescue Magazine, a PennWell Public Safety publication, announces that Lieutenant Edward Vargas of the Vischer Ferry (N.Y.) Volunteer Fire Company is the recipient of the 2014 FireRescue Magazine Company Officer of the Year Award, sponsored by American Military University. The award will be presented on Friday, April 11, 2014 at the Fire Department Instructor’s Conference (FDIC) in Indianapolis.

PennWell Announces 2014 Recipient of James O. Page/JEMS Award

Gary Ludwig, Deputy Fire Chief, receives award at EMS Today Conference & Expo

La Jolla, Calif., February 27, 2014 … PennWell is proud to announce Gary Ludwig, Deputy Fire Chief with the Memphis Fire Department, as the 2014 recipient of the James O. Page/JEMS EMS Award. The award was presented at the annual EMS Today Conference & Exposition in Washington, D.C., produced by PennWell and its publication JEMS (Journal of Emergency Medical Services).

2014 JEMS GAMES ADVANCED CLINICAL COMPETITION WINNING TEAMS ANNOUNCED

Cumberland County (N.C.) earns gold medal at EMS Today Conference & Expo, Washington, D.C.

La Jolla, Calif., February 27, 2014 … PennWell Corporation and JEMS announces the winning teams in the 2014 JEMS Games Advanced Clinical Competition held during the EMS Today Conference & Expo, a PennWell event; the conference is a leader in providing quality education for emergency medical services (EMS) worldwide.

2014 JESSE H. NEAL AWARD FINALISTS

PennWell Public Safety Brands Nominated for Prestigious Publishing Honor

La Jolla, Calif., February 19, 2014 … FireRescue magazine, the Journal of Emergency Medical Services (JEMS) and LawOfficer.com have been honored by ABM, The Association of Business Information & Media Companies, as finalists in the 60th Annual Jesse H. Neal Awards competition for editorial excellence. Out of 173 finalists selected by a distinguished board of judges, FireRescue magazine was nominated for Best Subject-Related Series, JEMS for Best Single Issue and LawOfficer.com for Best News Coverage. PennWell Corporation, a diversified business-to-business information provider, owns FireRescue, JEMS and LawOfficer.com.

Kuala Lumpur to host international financial forum on power generation

5 February 2014: Due to an increasing need for financiers to understand trends, technologies and opportunities in emerging industries like power generation, an international financial forum for the power generation industry will make its debut in Kuala Lumpur in September.

Global electricity events open opportunities for Brazilian projects

PennWell do Brasil, organizer of the biggest electric power generation, transmission, and distribution events around the world, is returning to Brazil for a 4th consecutive year, hosting the globally-respected POWER-GEN Brasil, HydroVision Brasil and DistribuTECH Brasil right here in Sao Paulo’s Transamerica Expo Center. The three events will take place from 21st through the 23rd of October and will offer a unique opportunity for professionals in the electric sector: the chance to present their projects and research for the events’ participants, composed of business leaders and industry executives, from around the world.

HydroVision International Included in Tradeshow Executive's Fastest 50 Award Winners

PennWell Corporation’s HydroVision International has achieved prestigious rankings among the fastest-growing tradeshows in the United States as winners of Trade Show Executive’s Fastest 50 awards. 

STRATEGIES UNLIMITED FORECASTS LASER MARKET TO EXCEED $11 BILLION BY 2017

Strategies Unlimited has now released its annual market research report, The Worldwide Market for Lasers.  This report foresees revenue growth of 4.9% from 2012 to 2017 for the total laser market, bolstered by double-digit CAGR in communications lasers revenue.  “With many promising technology and application trends,” Strategies Unlimited Senior Analyst Allen Nogee states, “communications lasers will require persistent reinvestment by equipment and component manufacturers.” 

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