LONDON, 28 September: Econsultancy, the digital marketing publishing and training company, has appointed former Reputation Online editor Vikki Chowney as news editor.

Chowney will help drive the news operation that Econsultancy is in the process of establishing, overseeing a team of reporters.

Most recently she has worked as content editor for JaguarFuture.com at Spark 44. Prior to that she was editor at Reputation Online, and has written columns for Communicate and New Media Age.

Chowney said: “I’m thrilled to be joining Econsultancy at such an exciting time. We have some excellent plans for the blog and are launching a magazine in 2012.”

Econsultancy director of innovation Chris Lake said: “We’re delighted to welcome Vikki to the team. She’s coming onboard with us at just the right time and will be a great asset as we ramp up our editorial output.”

Econsultancy is in the middle of a hiring push that will require it to move to bigger offices in London.

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Contact:

Chris Lake
E: chris@econsultancy.com
T: +44 (0)20 7269 1456

About Econsultancy

Econsultancy is a publishing, events and training company. It is used by digital marketing and e-commerce professionals to sharpen their strategies, source suppliers, find fast answers, compare notes and generally discover how to do things better online.

Founded in 1999, the company has offices in London, New York and Dubai. It has more than 105,000 members.

For more information visit http://econsultancy.com or follow @econsultancy on Twitter.

Published on: 11:00AM on 28th September 2011