New appointment at Water & Wastewater International

TULSA, OK, Jan. 7, 2010 -- PennWell Corporation, publisher of WaterWorld, Industrial WaterWorld, and Water & Wastewater International, is pleased to welcome Tom Freyberg to the company as editor of Water & Wastewater International magazine...

Jan 7th, 2010

TULSA, OK, Jan. 7, 2010 -- PennWell Corporation, publisher of WaterWorld, Industrial WaterWorld, and Water & Wastewater International, is pleased to welcome Tom Freyberg to the company as editor of Water & Wastewater International magazine.

Prior to joining PennWell, Freyberg became a well-respected journalist in the recycling industry, having edited the weekly title Recycling and Waste World for over two and a half years. During this period, Freyberg had articles and comments on recycling issues published in national newspapers, including The Times. An English graduate from Exeter University, he has also completed a PMA journalism training course.

"I am pleased to be joining PennWell Corporation," said Freyberg. "We cannot ignore the immediate need to develop infrastructure and provide solutions to water quality and scarcity issues. I look forward to helping develop the magazines across sectors which are only going to grow, and grow rapidly."

"Tom has a genuine energy and passion for the water and wastewater industry," said PennWell's Water Group Publisher Timm Dower. "We are excited to have someone of his caliber join our team and look forward to great things from him."

Freyberg will operate out of PennWell's London, UK, office. He can be contacted via email at TomF@pennwell.com.

About PennWell Corporation
PennWell Corporation is a diversified business-to-business media and information company that provides quality content and integrated marketing solutions for the following global industries: Oil and gas, electric power, water, electronics, semiconductor, contamination control, optoelectronics, fiber optics, information technology, fire, emergency services and dental. Founded in 1910, PennWell publishes 75 print and online magazines and newsletters and conducts 60 conferences and exhibitions on six continents.

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