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Folio Honors Bobit Business Media's Becky May as Rising Star

Anne Moratto | August 9, 2018 | 9:03 AM
Becky May, Marketing Solutions Manager at Bobit Business Media

Becky May, Marketing Solutions Manager at Bobit Business Media, was recognized by Folio as a Rising Star Honoree. Bobit Business Media employs more than 170 talented associates in areas such as editorial, audience marketing, ad sales, production, digital media, events, research, and accounting.  Its headquarters occupy 50,000 square feet in Torrance, California, and it has 30 regional offices throughout the United States. May began her career with Bobit at their California location and is now based in New York. She has worked within the different divisions at Bobit to coordinate, create, and bring to market new and innovative digital and social programs.

“It’s really exciting to have your hard work recognized by others in media," May says. "I’m grateful to work with people who are willing to support the growth of my career and who have let me create my own trajectory within the company. I’m excited to continue to work with our team to find creative and innovative ways to educate and celebrate talented professionals in the beauty industry.”

Folio is dedicated to providing magazine publishing professionals with the news, insights, and best practices to keep them in tune with today’s media industry trends. The Folio: Rising Star Honorees are a who’s who of individual who are making their mark and disrupting the status quo of magazine media, even at the early stages of their career. Honorees will be celebrated during The Folio: Show at a luncheon on Tuesday, October 9 from 12 – 1:30 pm.

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