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Jim Gilbride was hired by GIE Media in 2004 as Account Manager for the Lawn & Landscape Media Group. In 2005, he transitioned to west coast Account Manager for the PCT Media Group where he was a key factor in driving sales growth until 2009. In June of 2009, shortly after the GIE acquisition of Branch Smith Publishing, Jim was promoted to National Sales Manager of the portfolio which included the brands of Greenhouse Management, Nursery Management, and Garden Center. He was promoted to Associate Publisher in 2010. Since then Jim has overseen the continued growth of the media group launching the Produce Grower and Ornamental Breeder brands. He has also overseen the launch of several cutting edge industry events. Jim was promoted to Publisher of the Ornamental Media Group in 2012 and currently oversees all operations for the media group and related brands.

 

 

Sales

Nick Collins

Nick Collins — National Sales Manager

ncollins@gie.net

216-393-0233

Brian Wilgus

Brian Wilgus — Account Manager

bwilgus@gie.net

216-393-0294

Sarah Zawie — Account Manager

szawie@gie.net

216-393-0317

Todd Culver — Classified Account Manager

tculver@gie.net

216-393-0316

Editorial

Karen Varga

Karen Varga — Editor

kvarga@gie.net

216-393-0290

Patrick Williams — Associate Editor

pwilliams@gie.net

216-393-0315

Chris Manning

Chris Manning — Assistant Editor

cmanning@gie.net

216-393-0265

Staff

Kate Pretzlav — Advertising/Production

kpretzlav@gie.net

216-393-0229

Erik Sales — Email Production Coordinator

esales@gie.net

216-393-0302

 

 


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