CQ Roll Call Announces David Meyers as Director of Product Development, State Track
Washington, D.C. (October 29, 2012) – CQ Roll Call, an Economist Group business, announced today that David Meyers has been named Director of Product Development, State Track, its award winning state legislative tracking service. Prior to accepting this position, Meyers served as Managing Editor of CQ Roll Call's Member Information and Research, where his portfolio includes Politics in America, member data on CQ.com, data for Capwiz and Knowlegis, and the newsroom's fact-checking operation.
"David's extensive experience and deep understanding of the legislative tracking process makes him an excellent fit for this role," said Peter Anthony, SVP and Publisher, CQ Roll Call Advocacy and Engagement. "As the State Track service continues to serve as a critical tool for clients, and as we add more features to the platform, David's knowledge of legislative tracking provides the perfect leadership for the State Track team and its users."
Meyers joined CQ Roll Call in 1996 as editorial assistant, providing research assistance to then Executive Editor Morton Kondracke. After serving as copy editor and news editor, he was named managing editor of Roll Call Daily in 2001, helping grow the newspaper's online presence. In 2003, when Roll Call began publishing four days per week, he became managing editor for the combined newsroom, responsible for the copy desk, production process and online operations. Following Roll Call's acquisition of GalleryWatch in 2006, David took on additional oversight responsibilities and helped develop the CongressNow markup coverage service and Briefing Room, a precursor to the Executive Briefing series.
"I am thrilled to be leading the State Track team at CQ Roll Call," said Meyers, Director of Product Development, CQ Roll Call State Track. "Peter has offered me an exciting opportunity to build on my experience in the newsroom and help grow the State Track business to provide even more value to our clients and users."
CQ Roll Call's State Track brings decades of government affairs experience and cutting edge technology to help our clients maximize their limited time. Fortune 500 companies, major trade and professional associations, educational institutions and public affairs firms depend on StateTrack's automated reports, remote alerts and customized web site solutions to deliver legislative intelligence to the right people at the right time.
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