Association Media & Publishing Names Adams New
Media & Publishing announced the appointment of John T. Adams III as
executive director. Adams was selected to lead AM&P by virtue of his strong
publishing and media track records of success.
began his career as a newspaper reporter, later moving into association
publishing. Most recently, he was director, communication services, at the
Nuclear Energy Institute. He also was publications director for the Special
Libraries Association and has consulted with associations in improving their
communication and publishing programs.
he oversaw publications and electronic media at the Society for Human Resource
Management, including the editorial direction, writing, editing, design,
production, and advertising sales for a 100-plus page monthly magazine with
150,000-circulation; a monthly tabloid newspaper; website content development;
and advertising sales.
are delighted that John has agreed to join us as our new executive director, as
we embark on a new year of growth," says AM&P President Erin Pressley,
vice president, NACS Media Group at The Association for Convenience & Fuel
Retailing. "His experience in building communities and his knowledge of
publishing are going to bring us to new levels of value and service – and
says he has often thought that leading AM&P would be an ideal opportunity.
"I'm looking forward to working with the staff, members, and board of
directors to make the organization even more vital to its stakeholders,"