Penton's Aviation Week Network hires new regional account manager

Penton´s Aviation Week Network said that marketing and media executive Rob Howlett has joined its media sales team as a regional sales manager.

Howlett will cover the organization´s Southeast territory, representing key clients including Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), Northrop Grumman and L-3.

Penton veteran Howlett, who has been with the company for 25 years, moves to Aviation Week from the organization´s Manufacturing & Supply Chain and Penton Public Sector divisions, where he developed custom marketing services solutions for a variety of brands and websites. Howlett is a 10-time winner of Penton´s coveted Salesperson of the Year Award.

Penton´s Aviation Week Network is a multimedia information and services provider for the global aviation, aerospace and defense industries that has a database of 1.2 million professionals around the world.

Penton is an innovative information services company that empowers nearly 20 million business decision makers in markets that drive more than 12 trillion dollars in purchases each year. Headquartered in New York, Penton is privately owned by MidOcean Partners and Wasserstein & Co., LP.