Cygnus Business Media's Construction Network Signs Strategic Alliance With Manfredi & Associates, Inc.
9th September, 2010
Cygnus Business Media's Construction Network, serving a community of more than 200,000 professionals, announced today a strategic alliance with Manfredi & Associates, Inc. Frank Manfredi, serves as president of Manfredi & Associates, Inc., and has been a consultant to the industry for more than 35 years. For the past 26 years, he has published a monthly newsletter, Machinery Outlook, which provides readers with in-depth reports on the construction, mining, agricultural and material handling machinery markets.
As part of the agreement, Manfredi will write a monthly column for OEM Off-Highway magazine focusing on market trends, strategic moves among competitors, forecasts of off-highway product markets and topical issues that affect OEM Off-Highway advertisers. The publication reaches 16,000 subscribers in the original equipment manufacturing sector in mobile off-highway markets.
Manfredi will also contribute content for other Cygnus publications related to the construction industries. In addition, Cygnus and Manfredi plan to develop market convocations for Cygnus advertisers that focus on developing market strategies that address government issues affecting manufacturers, product trends, and market channel strategies.
"Frank has considerable experience tracking the off-highway markets," says Construction Network Editor Greg Udelhofen. "Machinery Outlook and Machinery Outlook Europe, are two highly respected newsletters viewed as critical sources of information about the machinery industries."
Prior to forming Manfredi & Associates, Manfredi was responsible for the direction of construction equipment research in the Machinery Services Group at Nielsen/Dataquest for eight years. Previously, he held positions at International Harvester Company's Payline Group and with an East Coast U.S. construction equipment distributor.
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