BWW Media Group names Russell Smith the Editorial Director for the Petri IT Knowledgebase

A Letter from George A. Coll, CEO and Managing Partner, BWW Media Group

BWW Media Group is delighted to share that Russell Smith has been named the new Editorial Director for the Petri IT Knowledgebase. This may be a new role for Russell, however, those of you who have followed Petri for a long time, have surely benefitted from his writing on for he has been a contributor for nearly a decade.

Petri’s manifesto shown below, guides our purpose and Russell has been an essential ingredient.

We’re Petri.  The IT Knowledgebase.  The original.

Trusted advice delivered worldwide for over 20 years.  We care.  In everything we do, IT professionals like you come first.  We understand your job is the one no one else can do; new initiatives under impossible deadlines and dire conditions.

Doing more with less is just part of the game.  Do your job right, your business just works – no celebrations.  Do it wrong … well that’s not an option. Only you understand what it takes to make it happen  – we understand our job is to help.   The countless hours off the clock, refining your craft.  You grow and stay current with the latest and greatest, or … well that’s not an option either.  Good thing your work is your passion – we get IT.

IT’s all about Business.  Petri is all about you.

We are unwavering in our mission to serve business technologists — it’s our calling — and we take this to heart.

For Russell, Petri’s Manifesto is personal. He knows what it’s like to be in the trenches, solving real problems while under the gun. This deep understanding of the role of the IT Pro, uniquely positions Russell to lead Petri to new heights. Working collaboratively with our expert contributors throughout the world, Russell and our team of writers is dedicated to bringing you the best information and knowledge on business technology that can be found anywhere.

Congratulations and welcome, Russell!

P.S. You can explore Russell’s writings at: