LOS ANGELES, Jan. 12, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Medical Insight, Inc. (MII), a global progressive media company producing the leading trade publications, web content, live events and educational symposia in the field of aesthetic medicine, announced today the appointment of Jeffrey Frentzen, former editor in chief of Plastic Surgery Practice magazine, to the position of Executive Editor. Effective immediately, Frentzen will spearhead initiatives to integrate MII's newest property, AestheticTV (ATV), with online and print efforts as well as work with MII writers and editors across all company publications and websites.
"With more than 20 years of journalistic, editorial, film and new digital media experience, Jeffrey Frentzen will be an invaluable asset to our company and we are thrilled to announce his new role," said Medical Insight, Inc. founder Michael Moretti. "As Executive Editor, Jeffrey will serve as a cornerstone of our operations and his unique voice coupled with his industry savvy made him the clear choice for this position."
Frentzen will serve as spokesperson for MII and all of its properties, including The Aesthetic Guide® (TAG), ATV and THE Aesthetic Show™ (TAS), the leading multidisciplinary medical education meeting for aesthetic professionals, set to take place April 12 – 15 in Las Vegas. He will also lead online engagement and advocacy, appear at trade shows, and develop editorial and video content for all MII productions and publications, including ATV.
"I am excited to work with Mr. Moretti and his team to solidify MII's position as a global media leader in medical aesthetics and anti-aging," Frentzen commented. "My goal is to pursue editorial models and operational strategies that embrace multiplatform, multi-device delivery for ATV, TAG and MII content as well as create dynamic partnerships with key leaders in our field."
Sponsors for TAS, ATV and TAG include Allergan Medical, Cutera, Inc., Cynosure, Medicis Aesthetics, Inc, Merz Aesthetics, Obagi Medical Products, Inc., Palomar Medical, PhotoMedex, Inc., Stiefel, a GSK Company, Solta, Syneron and ZELTIQ Aesthetics.
About Medical Insight, Inc.
Medical Insight, Inc., a progressive media company specializing in medical aesthetics, produces the leading trade publications and live events in this sector. Founded by Michael Moretti in 1993, MII collects and reports industry data on procedure volume and revenues, product sales, new product introductions, market forecasts and trend analysis. For information on research services offered by MII, visit www.MiiNews.com, or follow MII on LinkedIn, Facebook or Twitter.
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