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Former Light Reading Editor-in-Chief Scott Raynovich Joins Infonetics Research as Event Director

Infonetics Research, a world leader in communications industry market research, today announced the addition of Scott Raynovich to its team as Event Director.

Scott Raynovich, Event Director, Infonetics Research (Photo: Business Wire)

Scott Raynovich, Event Director, Infonetics Research (Photo: Business Wire)

"I am excited to announce that Scott Raynovich has joined us as Event Director to launch our new webinar and live events program,” says J’Amy Stewart, CEO and co-founder of Infonetics Research. “Scott is a seasoned telecom industry veteran, and many of our clients are already familiar with him from his days at Light Reading, where he was instrumental in building the editorial and events businesses. Scott’s great relationships and many years of experience in planning and executing online and live events will serve him well as he takes Infonetics’ events program to new heights, allowing us to provide even more high-value, premium services to our clients."

“I have always been impressed with Infonetics’ rigorous and unique approach to research in the communications industry,” adds Scott Raynovich, Infonetics’ new Event Director. “I am thrilled about this opportunity to expand the scope of the Infonetics community by building its events business, and in turn help our clients grow their businesses. I am looking forward to connecting with some familiar faces as well!’

Infonetics’ newly expanded events program will include multi-sponsor webinars, exclusive-sponsor webinars, one-day summits and other live events. An Infonetics webinar calendar will be available soon. In the meantime, the events program overview and webinars available for sponsorship can be viewed at:

Follow Infonetics’ events updates at https://www.infonetics.com/infonetics-events/ and on Twitter at https://twitter.com/infoneticsevent.

SCOTT RAYNOVICH BIO (http://www.infonetics.com/bios.asp?id=sr)

Scott Raynovich
Event Director
[email protected] +1 408.583.3319 Twitter: @rayno and @InfoneticsEvent
Based in Montana

Digital media and content expert Scott Raynovich joined Infonetics Research in September 2012, bringing with him over 20 years of experience in media with Light Reading, United Business Media’s (UBM) PR Newswire, Red Herring, LAN Times, and McGraw-Hill. An internationally recognized expert in technology, telecom, and financial markets, Scott has appeared on CNN, CNBC, and National Public Radio and is regularly quoted in Reuters, Dow Jones, Barron's, and the San Jose Mercury News.

As Editor in Chief of investment content at UBM PR Newswire, Scott directed the content program for a webinar series that reached millions of investors and also conceived and created InvestorUprising.com, an investment portal that earned an Editor and Publisher Award for Best Business Blog in 2012.

From 2000 to 2009, Scott was Editor in Chief, Editorial Director, and business partner at Light Reading, where he managed an editorial staff of more than 12 that broke thousands of stories, including the demise of Lucent and Cisco's $7-billion acquisition of Scientific-Atlanta. He was also instrumental in building the research, premium content, and events business at Light Reading, which grew to be a $20-million/year company (Light Reading was acquired by UBM in 2005).

Previously, Scott was the Investment Editor at Red Herring, where he helped launch the magazine's first website, Redherring.com, which won a Folio Editorial Excellence award for best investment website. He has also written for Wired.com and the Prague Post, in addition to spending years as an independent analyst, investor, and founder of his own blog, The Rayno Report.

As Event Director at Infonetics Research, Scott heads Infonetics’ newly expanded events program, producing high-value webinars and live events that highlight economic trends and technology developments in the communications market based on Infonetics’ extensive research.

Bilingual in French and English, Scott holds a Bachelor of Arts in French with a minor in English from the University of Colorado, Boulder. When not helping Infonetics’ clients generate leads, he holes up in the mountains of Southwestern Montana with his wife, three kids, and dog.

ABOUT INFONETICS RESEARCH

Infonetics Research (www.infonetics.com) is an international market research and consulting firm serving the communications industry since 1990. A leader in defining and tracking emerging and established technologies in all world regions, Infonetics helps clients plan, strategize, and compete effectively. View Infonetics’ new 2013 Market Research Lineup at http://bit.ly/QT1CE8 and brief About Us slides at http://bit.ly/QUrbrV.

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N. America (West), Asia, Latin America: Larry Howard, [email protected], +1 408-583-3335

N. America (East), Texas, Midwest: Scott Coyne, [email protected], +1 408-583-3395

Europe, Middle East, Africa: George Stojsavljevic, [email protected], +44 755-488-1623

Japan, South Korea, China, Taiwan: http://www.infonetics.com/contact.asp

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