OpenSystems Media Continues Expansion - Partners with Bill Barron

Bill Barron
Bill Barron

February 10th, 2016. OpenSystems Media (OSM) announced that it has expanded its media team by bringing in well-known industry veteran Bill Barron.

Bill will serve as Strategic Account Manager across all of OpenSystems Media properties, including Embedded Computing Design, Military Embedded Systems, IoT Design, Embedded University, Embedded TechCon, Datasheet Program, E-newsletters, and Webcasts.

"We are excited to have Bill working with us," says Patrick Hopper, Publisher and Partner, OpenSystems Media. "Bill led Hearst Business Media to a leading position serving the EE community before selling the group for Hearst last year. Bill will help OpenSystems Media expand our presence across all of our brands."

"After spending time with OpenSystems Media, I am very excited about the possibilities," states Bill Barron. "I've learned OSM has many unique and innovative products and services that my prior customers will love to take advantage of. I look forward to being part of the team and getting out there to tell the OSM story."

For the past 11 years, Bill has been a VP and Publisher at Hearst Business Media. Prior positions include CMO of PartMiner and Publisher at CMP. He resides in Huntington Bay, NY, and he can be reached at

OpenSystems Media (OSM) has been a leading publisher of electronics magazines, e-mail newsletters, websites, and product resource guides for more than 33 years. OSM is also the leader in driving leads and awareness through social media and is the largest producer of lead-generation tools such as webcasts, whitepapers, product directories, and digital E-mags. OpenSystems Media produces E-casts, and live and virtual technical events for engineers and provides interactive tools where engineers can communicate directly with presenters and top industry editors.

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