Rising Media, Inc announced the acquisition of the subscription-based Only Influencers (OI) email marketing discussion platform from founder and industry veteran William (Bill) McCloskey. In addition, McCloskey handed over the chairing of Rising Media’s associated Email Innovation Summit (EIS) to consultant and recognized industry expert Jeanne Jennings.
“I am thrilled to be handing the reins of Only Influencers over to Rising Media. Rising Media has been a great partner in developing the Email Innovations Summit and will be a great steward of the resource that email marketers have grown to rely on for insights, thought leadership, and community, Only Influencers”, said McCloskey.
Rising Media CEO, Matthew Finlay, commented, “It’s been an honor to launch and grow EIS with someone of Bill’s stature in the industry as chair. We look forward to continuing to grow the conference and support the Only Influencers community in increasing the effectiveness of email marketers in corporations and agencies.” Bill will stay actively involved in OI through February next year, ensuring a smooth transition.