K.C. Crain has been named vice president/group publisher at Crain Communications Inc., owner of Pensions & Investments.
Mr. Crain, publisher of Auto-Week, will also assume responsibility for eight publications in Akron, Ohio, and Europe.
“I am honored that both my sons, Chris and K.C., find the same excitement in our company that my brother, Rance, and I share,” said Keith E. Crain, chairman of Crain Communications. “They represent the third generation of the Crain family to have leadership roles at the business my dad founded in 1916.”
(Christopher Crain was named group publisher of P&I and three other Crain publications in 2009.)
K.C. Crain was named a vice president of Crain Communications in May 2008 and publisher of AutoWeek in March 2007. He also has held the roles of associate publisher and advertising director at AutoWeek. n