March 2, 2011

Ask NAED on YouTube and Meet their New Publisher

NAED recently kicked-off a new video segment in which members can ask questions and receive video responses from Tom Naber, president and CEO. They also announced the new publisher of tED magazine who previously served as publisher of Industrial Distribution.

Ask NAED then View/Share their Responses

NAED launched a new online video segment called, “Ask NAED.” The goal of these videos is to hear directly from NAED members about their concerns and questions, so they can work together to create the tools that best address the challenges faced by companies and the entire industry. Watch the first “Ask NAED” video>

And with each video, you can find more information on NAED President and CEO Tom Naber’s blog.

If you have a question for NAED, e-mail them, tweet it, or catch them at one of the upcoming conferences so they can get your question on video for a future “Ask NAED” segment.

NAED Announces the New Publisher of tED Magazine

NAED has named Craig Riley as the publisher of tED magazine. Riley has been with tED as an electronic media specialist since 2009.

Riley previously served as publisher of Industrial Distribution magazine, where he worked for nearly 20 years. Before that time, he worked in sales roles for Purchasing magazine and Applied Technology’s Maintenance Technology magazine.

tED magazine is circulated monthly to more than 25,000 readers in the electrical distribution industry. Over the past 10 years, the magazine has added more editorial, been redesigned twice, increased advertising revenue, and advanced its online presence with multiple sites and newsletters. During this time, the magazine has also been recognized both nationally and regionally for editorial and design excellence.

Riley’s appointment comes after the previous tED publisher, Michael Martin, left to become CEO of the National Wood Flooring Association, based in St. Louis.

Read the official press release at>

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