CGT Bolsters Editorial Leadership

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CGT Bolsters Editorial Leadership

By EnsembleIQ Staff - 11/30/2016

EnsembleIQ announced today that it has appointed Peter Breen editor-in-chief of Consumer Goods Technology. He will be charged with directing the editorial staff, as well as building audience engagement with CGT’s event and media programs.

Breen has served as managing director of content for the Path to Purchase Institute since its founding in 2003. He most recently acted as lead editor of course development for Path to Purchase Leadership University. Before helping to launch the Institute, he spent four years as editor and managing editor of PROMO magazine. 

In a related move, Kara Romanow has been named CGT's director of communities. In this newly created position, Romanow will be responsible for growth and development of share groups, event content and attendance, new League of Leaders and StratConn programs (both modeled after Path to Purchase Institute properties) and developing overall awareness for the brand.

A 10-year editorial veteran of CGT, Kara previously led the publication’s editorial coverage of industry trends for the print, digital and event properties.

“These are two great moves for our brand,” noted CGT brand director, Albert Guffanti. “We’re redoubling our editorial efforts, and having Peter and Kara in these roles will help us reach more people with even better information than ever before.”

About Consumer Goods Technology
CGT sits at the intersection of business and technology in the global consumer goods community. As an integrated media brand, it helps consumer goods industry influencers and decision makers across business and IT improve business performance by delivering actionable insights, benchmark analysis and critical networking opportunities.

About EnsembleIQ
EnsembleIQ is a premier business intelligence resource that exists to help people and their organizations succeed. It is structured to serve the business-to-business needs of retailers, consumer goods manufacturers, technology vendors, marketing agencies and retail service providers by using its integrated network of media and information resources designed to inform, connect and provide actionable marketplace intelligence. Learn more about EnsembleIQ here. EnsembleIQ is a portfolio company of RFE Investment Partners, a private equity investor with more than 30 years of experience investing in growth companies in partnership with strong management teams. Information on RFE can be found here.