EAST GREENBUSH, N.Y., June 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IEEE GlobalSpec, Inc., the leading provider of digital media solutions designed to connect industrial marketers with their target audience of engineering and technical professionals, today announced the appointment of Patrick D. Mahoney to the position of President and Chief Executive Officer.
Mahoney joins IEEE GlobalSpec from IEEE where he served as Chief Marketing Officer for the technical professional organization. At IEEE, Mahoney was responsible for global marketing and sales, new product development, product marketing, platform design, and branding with a focus on the engineering community.
In joining IEEE GlobalSpec, Mahoney brings significant experience in marketing, sales, business development, and strategic planning. His career began in technical sales and product management, serving in a series of progressive domestic and international management roles with BICC Cables, Framatome, Pitney Bowes, Standard & Poor's, and IEEE. He also serves on the Board of Directors for McGraw-Hill Federal Credit Union and the St. Edmund's Retreat Board of Trustees.
"Patrick's diverse background in marketing, operations, and product management brings a wealth of experience to IEEE GlobalSpec," says E. James Prendergast, executive director, IEEE. "He uniquely understands the value that the IEEE GlobalSpec brands – Engineering360.com, Electronics360.com, Datasheets360.com, and CR4.globalspec.com – deliver to engineers and technical professionals in terms of workflow tools and information resources, and to the industrial marketing professionals interested in reaching and engaging with this specialized audience. With Patrick at the helm, IEEE GlobalSpec is poised to deliver even more value to the global engineering community, while diversifying and broadening IEEE's offering to industry."
"I am pleased to be leading IEEE GlobalSpec in the next chapter of their 20-year history," says Mahoney. "With the recent acquisition of GlobalSpec and the Engineering360 platform by IEEE, now is an exciting time of innovation and growth for us. Going forward, we will be delving ever deeper into the markets we already serve and expanding into new ones – growing our multimedia offerings, creating additional editorial-based products, and continuing to enhance what is one of the most comprehensive suites of engineering tools available anywhere."
About IEEE GlobalSpec
IEEE GlobalSpec is the world's largest online destination for engineers, delivering the single source for trusted, expert engineering content, information, insight, tools and community for engineers and technical professionals across multiple industries and disciplines. An engaged community of more than 8 million industry professionals rely on IEEE GlobalSpec as a trusted resource at every stage of the research, product design, and purchasing process. For industrial marketers, our mission is to provide comprehensive digital media solutions that connect companies with their target audience and generate unparalleled results – delivering measurable and actionable awareness, demand and engagement opportunities at all stages of the buy cycle.
IEEE is the largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity. Through its highly cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities, IEEE is the trusted voice in a wide variety of areas ranging from aerospace systems, computers, and telecommunications to biomedical engineering, electric power, and consumer electronics. Learn more at http://www.ieee.org.
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