WASHINGTON, DC (April 1, 2014) -- Hanley Wood, the premier information, media, event, and strategic marketing services company serving the residential, commercial design and construction industries, announces that Joe Maglitta has joined the company as Executive Vice President of Executive Programs. In his new role, Maglitta will oversee the development of custom events and live engagement opportunities for building product manufacturers and other customers of Hanley Wood.
The Executive Programs business provides full-service live event management and support to Hanley Wood’s customers. A dedicated team with decades of experience drives the planning and execution of custom experiences designed to advance a customer’s brand, build product awareness, and generate leads.
“Joe is a visionary leader with a practical, go-to-market philosophy towards the development of programming for our customers,” said Dave Colford, President of Hanley Wood Media. “He knows the value of custom events in growing a business, and can deliver high impact with smart results.”
Maglitta has more than 20 years of experience working with top publishers, technology brands and marketing and PR agencies to deliver content and marketing services designed to generate revenue. A strategic, hands-on leader, Maglitta is fluent across mediums and buying stages. He possesses skill and experience in B2B and B2C media, including editorial, custom publishing, face-to-face events, online experiences, video, virtual meetings, hybrid events, and integrated content programming.
“Custom events and experiences are a major business opportunity in the building and design space, and Hanley Wood is superior in planning and execution for our customers,” said Peter Goldstone, CEO of Hanley Wood. “Having Joe lead Executive Programs is a significant part of growing that part of our business, and we are excited to have him join Hanley Wood.”