San Diego, CA â€“ January 4, 2011 -- HPCwire, the most widely recognized and accessed news and information site covering the ecosystem of High Performance Computing (HPC) today announced that it has named Jeff Hyman as President and Publisher of HPCwire.
"There is no executive publisher in the HPC community with more relevant experience than Jeff. His proven track record driving business development and sales for HPCwire makes him essential for the continued growth of the company", said Tom Tabor, the former publisher of HPCwire and CEO of Tabor Communications Inc. "Jeff's strong leadership ability, combined with his intimate knowledge of the supercomputing and the high-tech industries is what we believe are the skills necessary to continue to expand the publication's reach to a wider global audience. I am pleased that he has accepted this role and I look forward to his continued contributions as part of the executive management team."
During his 5-year tenure with HPCwire, Hyman has helped to expand the publication's products and services to grow its readership base by over 50%. In his new role as President and Publisher, he will assume executive ownership over all aspects of the publication, in addition to the worldwide business development and sales strategy for the company's broad line of products and services.
"I'm excited about the opportunity to lead HPCwire and build on the momentum to grow the business by enabling our customers be successful," said Hyman. "While we executed well for our customers last year, it is my intent for the publication to become even more dynamic in 2011 as we introduce an expanded product portfolio and continue to increase our subscriber base. I am committed to building upon our solid reputation as the publication of choice for the HPC community and enhancing the level of support services that our customers have come to expect from HPCwire."
Mr. Hyman originally joined HPCwire as Director of Business Development in 2006. His background spans 30 years of sales and management expertise across multiple technology publications. Prior to joining Tabor Communications, he was Vice President of Sales for IDG's Bio-ITWorld magazine, whose focus is on HPC used specifically within the life sciences to accelerate the pace of drug discovery and development. Past roles also included sales positions at CMP's Informationweek and CMGI's Engage Technologies. Mr. Hyman holds a BS from Babson College and an MBA from Suffolk University.
HPCwire is the most recognized and accessed news and information site covering the entire ecosystem of High Performance Computing (HPC). HPCwire is the publication of choice for the global community of business and technology professionals interested in computationally- and data-intensive computing, including infrastructure topics such as software, middleware, hardware, networking, storage, tools and applications. HPCwire delivers exclusive news and features on topics ranging from business and economic issues to advanced and emerging technology directions, all in a timely and easily accessible Internet format. With a powerful combination of email distribution and website portal, HPCwire is enjoyed each week by several hundred thousand readers. Through news, analysis and information, HPCwire facilitates unification of the global HPC community. HPCwire can be found online at http://www.HPCwire.com.
About Tabor Communications, Inc.
Tabor Communications, Inc. is a leading international media, research, market intelligence, and communications company providing strategy, information and solutions for High Productivity Communities. Tabor Communications companies include Tabor Research and Tabor Publications and Events. More information on Tabor Communications can be found at http://www.taborcommunications.com.
Source: Tabor Communications, Inc.