Dennis O'Neill, former vice president of sales and advertising for the Editor & Publisher Co., has been named to the new position of vice president, publisher.
O'Neill's Sept. 20 promotion follows the recent acquisition of the E&P Co. by BPI Communications Inc., which has added E&P to its growing Adweek Magazines group.
In his new post, O'Neill will oversee management of the weekly flagship Editor & Publisher magazine as well as mediainfo.com, a six-times-a- year supplemental magazine covering the online news industry; Free Paper Publisher, a monthly magazine covering the free community newspaper industry; the E&P Interactive Web site; and E&P's directories, conferences, and electronic publishing businesses.
"He has an excellent grasp of the business and considerable leadership abilities," said Mark Dacey, Adweek Magazines president.
O'Neill believes that BPI's vast resources can help E&P expand its services in several ways. "I'm very excited about this new position," O'Neill said. "There will be all kinds of …