Logistics News ME makes new appointment

Logistics News Middle East, part of BNC Publishing has appointed Mehak Srivastava to the role of Reporter. A recent graduate of Manipal University, Mehak holds a degree in Media and Communication, and previously worked as a reporter for the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF). In her new role, she will be responsible for publishing and reading up on daily online news articles on anything and everything related to logistics. She will also write feature stories for the monthly publication and handle its social media activities by constantly updating it with the latest logistics information.

“It’s challenging, hectic and exciting all at once,” says Mehak. “As someone who has fallen into the lap of the office world straight out of college, I feel quite out-of-place now and then, but my colleagues are a sweet bunch, and I’m all pepped up to be working out in the field.”

Melanie Mingas joins BNC Publishing

BNC Publishing has welcomed Melanie Mingas to the role of Group Editor of its business portfolio. Melanie previously worked with CPI Media Group as Group Managing Editor, and has over five years of experience in journalism.

In her new role, she will lead the continued growth of Catering News Middle EastConstruction Business News Middle EastHotel News Middle East and Logistics News Middle East in print, online and through a series of industry events. Melanie will also lead the group’s B2B digital communications and manage the direction of a series of events due to take place over the coming months.

“BNC Publishing is a forward-thinking and driven organisation, with fantastic ambition for the coming months and years,” says Melanie. “I’m delighted to be working for a publisher with an eye on innovating B2B titles and reaching diverse markets in new ways.”

Diarmuid O’Malley, Group Publishing Director, BNC Publishing, adds “We were actively seeking a candidate for the group editor role who would invigorate our B2B segment, and push it forward. Melanie’s enthusiasm and drive, paired with her significant industry experience, promises to give BNC Publishing in-market advantage to our now four-title strong business portfolio.”