International News Group Announces Barbara Napoli Named Sales Representative of the Year

Morristown, 4 April 2006 – International Medical News Group (IMNG), an Elsevier company, is pleased to announce that Barbara Napoli has been named 2006 Sales Representative of the Year by the Association of Medical Publications.

Every year, the AMP Nexus Awards Program honors two advertising sales representatives (one from a primary care or multi-specialty publication and one from a specialty publication), who have demonstrated excellence, dedication and talent in their work. This past Wednesday, March 29th, 2006 at the Fourteenth Annual Advertising Sales Representatives of the Year Awards Luncheon, Barbara Napoli was honored with this award for her outstanding work on the PowerBuy (Family Practice News and Internal Medicine News).

Mark Altier, Sales Director of IMNG, states “Barbara deserved this award. It is wonderful to see that a great number of her clients recognized how hard and effectively she works. Barbara has played a major role in the success of the PowerBuy since she arrived at IMNG in 2003.”

Recipients of this prestigious award are determined by ballot from an industry-wide list of healthcare advertising decision makers. This award seeks to bring attention to the benefits of journal advertising and those sales representatives who have shown superior service, professionalism and communication of ideas.

IMNG publishes ten medical newspapers covering news and meetings worldwide for physicians: Family Practice News, Internal Medicine News, Pediatric News, Ob.Gyn. News, Skin & Allergy News, Clinical Psychiatry News, Rheumatology News, Cardiology News, Clinical Neurology News, and Clinical Endocrinology News.

About Elsevier

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Media Contact:
Janice Theobald
Senior Director Marketing & Research
International Medical News Group
Elsevier
Tel: (973) 290-8213
EMail: j.theobald@elsevier.com