WASHINGTON, Feb. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Goldy Kamali, founder & CEO of Scoop News Group (SNG), announced today that prominent media executive Steven Vito will be joining SNG's leadership team as president of sales and marketing.
Vito brings more than 30 years of leadership experience in media to SNG, having worked for several leading B2B and B2G publishing and events companies. He will lead a sales and marketing team that builds upon Scoop News Group's present strategy, which has resulted in dramatic growth for the company. In addition, Vito, along with CEO Goldy Kamali and the entire SNG team, will focus on the development and introduction of new products for IT vendors in the government and higher education markets.
"I am thrilled to welcome Steven to our leadership team," Kamali said. "He is hands down the most experienced and well-respected media sales leader in our community. His energy and passion for innovation and teamwork make him a perfect fit with our culture."
Kamali added, "We have created the leading government IT media company by building a brand that is synonymous with quality. We continue to experience tremendous growth the natural next step was for us to find the right sales leader to build upon our world-class sales and marketing organization. We were looking for a rock star media sales leader and Steven Vito was the obvious choice."
"Scoop News Group's growth is as remarkable as it is unprecedented," Vito said. "Goldy took the government media business by storm from day one by offering advertisers and sponsors products with a demonstrable and powerful ROI. This is what companies want and need. My goal is to accelerate SNG's growth by expanding upon our sales and marketing team as well as our product offerings. Without question, SNG is the leading and fastest growing media company in this market, and I'm thrilled to be part of this impressive team."
About Scoop News Group
Scoop News Group's media brands include FedScoop, StateScoop and EdScoop. Each delivers up-to-the-minute breaking tech news to the key decision-makers and engages top leaders both online and in-person through news, events, radio and TV. Our brands serve as the trusted platform for education and collaboration that bring together senior executives from the White House, The Hill, government agencies, industry, non-profits and academia.
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