ALM Names Tom Larranaga Publisher of The National Law Journal

NEW YORK, Oct. 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ALM, the leading provider of news and business information to the legal and real estate industries, today announced that media industry veteran Tom Larranaga has been named as publisher of The National Law Journal. Larranaga will oversee the day-to-day business management of the publication and will report to Scott Pierce, group publisher of the national legal media division at ALM.

"Tom has deep experience in business-to-business media, particularly in the crucial areas of sales, marketing, digital media and partnership development," said Pierce. "We're confident that he will provide the National Law Journal with the kind of senior leadership it needs to achieve our business objectives in the years ahead."

Prior to joining ALM, Larranaga was operating his own consulting firm specializing in the information services marketplace. Previously, he served as the publisher of publications in the health care, travel and tourism, restaurant, pharmaceutical, and sales and marketing industries. He is a graduate of Bryant University.

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