Finance/Operations & HR Services Committee

(formerly the Talent Management Committee)

The Finance/Operations & HR Services Committee’s mission is to provide thought leadership, education and networking on all activities related to Finance/Operations and HR services.

  • Develop, curate and research best practices in all areas including:  Annual Industry research studies, dashboards, whitepapers, webinars and podcasts demonstrating the linkage and alignment in all three areas. Individual function studies should be considered as well.
  • Additional areas for review include: IT, Specific Functional Training, Business Process Improvement and Business Process Outsourcing.
  • Membership includes business media and information companies and providers of services to enhance and lead business improvement and transformation services.
  • The committee will take a leadership role in education programs and programming for events that reflect the focus and mission of the committee.
  • Committee meetings would be quarterly, in person at least twice each year, and hosted by member companies in New York and Chicago. Additionally, a Q4-November meeting should be considered as part of the BIMS event in Ft. Lauderdale.
  • Participants should be senior level executives in their organizations with C-level, SVP or VP responsibilities.


First NameLast NameJob TitleCompany
JanineBavosoSVP, Human ResourcesNorthstar Travel Group
ChristyDickmanHR ManagerPutman Media
AnthonyDiPonioChief Information OfficerCrain Communications Inc
CindyGormanVice President & Director of HRMeister Media Worldwide
NikkiKallekChief HR OfficerCrain Communications Inc
ChristinaKamerHR ConsultantsWATT Global Media
MattKinsmanVP, Content & Programming, ConnectivSIIA
MichaelMarchesanoManaging DirectorSIIA
IvyMolofskyVP, Human ResourcesThomas™
JillNelsonChief Financial OfficerEditorial Projects in Education, Inc.
AnnO'NeillSr VPScranton Gillette Communications, Inc.
BenPollyVice President of HRSimplify Compliance
MaryToddHuman Resources & Talent Director, SPHRBobit Business Media
MichaelValentiExecutive Vice President1105 Media, Inc.
YingWongSr Vice President, Human ResoucesSourceMedia