Hearst Business Media Announces the Acquisition of Electronic Specifier
Leading European Site for the Electronics Industry
UNIONDALE, N.Y., November 11, 2008
– Hearst Electronics
Group, [HEG] the largest publisher of product information in the electronics
industry, today announced the addition of Electronic Specifier to its
portfolio of resources for Electronic Engineers.
provides designers, specifies and decision makers with the latest product
information and industry news they need to make informed decisions.
Its robust content makes the site a compelling venue for marketers of
products and services across the electronics industry spectrum including
semiconductors, components, power sources, T&M, software tools,
and EDA solutions.
is Europe’s fastest growing on-line resource with a database of over
60,000 registered users to date. Suppliers such as Analog Devices, Texas
Instruments, Digi-key are just a few of the advertisers now on the site.
"Electronic Specifier is an important piece of the puzzle for the
Hearst Electronics Group as we now have the best site in Europe to package
along with our properties in China and the US. It’s content for EE's
compliment our portfolio perfectly and we are excited to begin sharing
resources with them and all our sites around the world,” states William
Barron, Vice President and Publishing Director for The Hearst Electronics
“Combined with 21ic.com, Electronic Products, ICMaster,
Semiconductor Applications, EEM, Embedded Developer and our Reference
Design Directory we now provide an unparalleled opportunity for advertisers
to reach key decision makers in the world’s most important semiconductor
and components markets.”About Hearst Electronics Group
Hearst Electronics Group is the largest publisher of
product information to the electronics industry.
e-newsletters, web sites, magazines, webcasts, inventory access tools,
and databases are invaluable resources for engineers involved in product
design. Hearst Electronics Group is part of Hearst Business Media (HBM),
an operating group of the Hearst Corporation. For additional information
about Hearst Electronics Group, please visit
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