Kanoe Namahoe Joins SmartBrief Education as Custom Content Editor

SmartBrief Education adds veteran custom content editor to lead new original content programs.

Washington, D.C.—July 14, 2014—Digital publisher SmartBrief announced today that Kanoe Namahoe has joined its education group as custom content editor. Namahoe will be responsible for developing original custom content and driving the custom product initiatives for the education vertical.

“Our goal is to create valuable content experiences,” said Joe Riddle, group publisher for SmartBrief Education. “There’s a lot of information out there; we want to help our readers cut through the noise. Kanoe has spent nearly 16 years in B-to-B publishing -- more than 10 developing custom content. Her leadership and experience will allow SmartBrief to develop rich, practical original content that meets our readers’ specific needs and helps them do their jobs better and serve their students more effectively.”

Prior to joining SmartBrief, Namahoe served as online and custom content editor for 1105 Media’s education- technology publications, T.H.E. Journal and Campus Technology. She led the development and launch of the company’s first custom programs in 2004 with microsites and in 2006 with webcasts and white papers.

Namahoe holds a bachelor’s degree in English from California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks, CA. She will be based in Southern California.

About SmartBrief

Serving over 5 million senior executives, thought leaders, and industry professionals, SmartBrief is the leading online publisher of targeted business news and information by industry. By combining technology and editorial expertise, SmartBrief filters thousands of sources daily to deliver the most relevant industry news in partnership with more than 180 trade associations, professional societies, nonprofits and corporate entities. Visit www.smartbrief.com for more details.