G3 Communications Appoints LuAnn Hallberg Director of Business Development For Retail TouchPoints

Hsbrouck Heights, NJ, Nov. 20, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- G3 Communications Appoints LuAnn Hallberg Director of Business Development For Retail TouchPoints

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- November 20, 2014-- G3 Communications has announced the appointment of LuAnn Hallberg to Director of Business Development for the company's Retail TouchPoints brand.

Hallberg has an extensive sales and marketing background in the retail industry. Prior to joining Retail TouchPoints, she served as VP of Sales for 5 years at RetailConnections. During that time she was an integral part of event planning and execution, including executive dinners and engagements, targeted to C-Suite and VP-Level executives.

Hallberg also served as a National Account Executive for 8 years with Retail Solutions Online where she played a key role in the publication's growth.

In her new role, LuAnn will help expand the in-person aspect of Retail TouchPoints network. She will help coordinate Retail TouchPoint's new Retail Innovation Conference, set for June 2015 in New York, as well as other new regional networking opportunities Retail TouchPoints is planning to introduce.

"LuAnn joins G3 Communications at a critical point in our growth, and we're confident she will be a valuable part of our team to expand the Retail TouchPoints brand," says Ed Cleary, Publisher of Retail TouchPoints. "Building on the success of our Retail Innovators Awards last year, we are launching a Retail Innovation Conference this year, and LuAnn's event experience will be integral in bringing on a mix of sponsors representing cutting edge solutions in retail."

Retail TouchPoints has reached key growth milestones in 2014 including:

*Site traffic up 35% since February

*Readership has grown to over 30,000 executives in the retail industry

*More than 23,500 followers on Twitter

*The 2014 debut of the Retail Innovator Awards and Editorial Advisory Board

About Retail TouchPoints

Retail TouchPoints (RTP) is an online publishing network for retail executives, offering content focused on optimizing the customer experience across all channels. RTP provides an array of editorial opportunities and content designed to guide the retail companies in their quest for long-term success. Focusing on the importance of thinking innovatively in a new media climate, we provide optimal vehicles to share industry insights and announcements, such as digital newsletters, video and audio podcasts.

About G3 Communications

G3 Communications was founded in 2007 to provide customized content solutions for business focused clients. Since its formation, G3 has grown its revenues each year by focusing on providing customized content and lead generation programs for B2B marketers, which show demonstrable ROI and support marketing and sales initiatives. The company's team of content professionals provides expertise in creating call-to-action and thought leadership content.

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Source: Retail TouchPoints