SmartBrief Launches Higher Education E-Brief

Daily e-brief provides a consolidated source for higher education insight

Washington, D.C., October 28, 2013 – Digital publisher SmartBrief, Inc. launched a brand-new e-brief today, targeting higher education professionals. The SmartBrief for the Higher Education Leader is an opt-in, ad-based brief that is initially expected to reach 101,000 subscribers. 

Delivering the latest higher education news trends, studies, best practices, and even job listings the daily brief is carefully curated by editor Melissa Greenwood and compiled from trusted sources from around the globe. Education leaders will have access to information and insight to help make more informed decisions for their careers, departments, and institutions. 

“Launching the Higher Ed Leader will help us bring the same kind of quality content to leaders in post-secondary education that we currently provide to leaders in K12 education and corporate training and development.  Currently, we reach tens of thousands of higher ed professionals daily, via our professional industry publications. Now, we’ll be adding content specifically for those professionals,” said SmartBrief Education Publisher Joe Riddle.

The SmartBrief for the Higher Education Leader joins a wide range of renowned, industry-focused e-newsletters providing carefully curated business intelligence for senior executives, thought leaders, and industry professionals across more than 180 trade associations, professional societies, nonprofits and corporate entities. 

The brief provides the information and insight provosts, deans, chancellors, presidents, and other higher education leaders need to advance their careers – the Smart way. 

A leader in the digital content industry, SmartBrief’s mission is providing its nearly 5 million readers a competitive edge by providing relevant, timely, and reliable information as efficiently as possible. Also available through, SmartBrief’s curated content empowers its readers to make smarter decisions for their businesses – and their careers. 

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Serving over 4.5 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 for more details.


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