Leadership

UBM Technology Group’s executive leadership team has deep experience across a broad set of markets and disciplines and is committed to leveraging that experience to shape the future of technology media, events and marketing.

We’re constantly working on new initiatives, structures and strategies that provide the people inside UBM, our communities, and clients with new opportunities for growth and success.

Scott Schulman

CEO, UBM Americas

Scott Schulman was appointed CEO of UBM Americas in March 2016.

He has spent more than 25 years in the information, media and business services industries, as a leader of global businesses and consultant/advisor to many of the world’s most successful and innovative companies. More…

Brian Field

COO, UBM Americas

Brian is Chief Operating Officer of UBM Americas, overseeing product, technology, production and marketing for UBM Americas’ overall business. Brian has overseen large-scale multimedia product launches and migrations, leading-edge data profiling initiatives and business development efforts. More…

David Cox

CFO, UBM Americas

David Cox is Chief Financial Officer for UBM Americas. Prior to joining UBM, David spent over 20 years with The Economist Group working across the globe in both Finance and broader commercial roles. More…

Marco Pardi

Managing Director, Technology Group

Marco brings more than 20 years of technology media experience and leadership to his role at UBM Tech. As the Managing Director of UBM Americas’ technology portfolio, he manages and develops a portfolio of industry-leading brands, which includes Interop, InformationWeek, Cloud Connect, Enterprise Connect, Dark Reading, and Black Hat. More…

Fred Howard

SVP of Marketing, Technology and Advanced Manufacturing Groups

Fred is the Senior Vice President of Marketing for UBM Americas’ Technology and Advanced Manufacturing groups. Fred came to UBM with over 20 years of business leadership experience ranging from Fortune 50 companies to pre-revenue start-ups. More…

Simon Carless

Group EVP, Specialist Communities, Technology Group

Simon oversees both UBM Tech’s Game Development network and the industry-leading Black Hat information security conferences. The game development group’s flagship products include industry leaders such as Game Developer Magazine, Gamasutra.com and the Game Developers Conference. More…

Kathleen Connolly

EVP, IT Event and Media Sales, Technology Group

Kathleen is the EVP of Sales of UBM Tech’s Business Technology Event and Media group which include industry leading brands such as Interop, InformationWeek Cloud Connect, Enterprise Connect, Dark Reading, GTEC and No Jitter. In this role, she is responsible for driving revenue, customer engagement and improved ROI. More…

Kelley Damore

EVP of Content and Brand Director, InformationWeek

Kelly has helped build technology’s most impressive media brands for more than 20 years. Now, she oversees editorial operations and strategy for UBM Tech’s portfolio of award-winning community sites, including InformationWeek, Dark Reading, Network Computing, Wall Street & Technology, Bank Systems & Technology, and Insurance & Technology. More…

Jennifer Jessup

General Manager, Interop

As General Manager of Interop, Jennifer leads the brand’s vision and is responsible for Interop’s programming and content. Jennifer, also known as JJ, has worked at UBM since 1998. More…

Fred Knight

GM and Co-Chair, Enterprise Connect and Publisher, NoJitter.com

Fred Knight was part of the team that launched the VoiceCon Conference in 1990. He served as Program Chairman through 2003 when he also became VoiceCon General Manager. Since then, VoiceCon has grown into the leading event for enterprise IP Telephony, converged networks and unified communications. More…

Stephanie Stahl

General Manager, Content Marketing Institute

CMI is the leading global content marketing education and training organization, teaching enterprise brands how to attract and retain customers through compelling, multi-channel storytelling. Previously, Stahl served as VP of Content Marketing for UBM’s technology portfolio, providing strategic guidance on content development, content optimization, and audience engagement. More…