CMP's Javier Arroyo, Senior Software Developer, Recognized by LISTnet as One of 2007 Twenty Top Techies

Long Island-based LISTnet Promotes Local Software and Technology Initiatives

Dec 11, 2007

MANHASSET, N.Y., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Javier Arroyo, Senior Software Developer of CMP, a media and marketing solutions company serving the technology industry, was honored by LISTnet ( as one of the 2007 Twenty Top Techies at an awards ceremony last night at the Garden City Hotel. The award recognizes up and coming techies who work behind the scenes to use technology effectively to contribute to their company's growth. The LISTnet organization promotes Long Island as one of the national centers of excellence for software and technology solutions.

"Javier has always been committed to CMP's growth and success through the use of technology," said Kevin Prinz, Vice President Information Technology & Operations of CMP. "Javier wears many hats -- he is a developer, analyst, designer, production supporter and technical lead. I am very pleased that he has been recognized for this honor since he is a strong contributor to the technical strategy of our essential systems."

Arroyo began his career at CMP as a Java developer, assisting in the launch of a corporate intranet and has become the technical lead for all internal web applications. After mastering Lotus Notes, he became versed in customer applications using Java, .Net and ASP. Arroyo's greatest accomplishments include creating CMP's proprietary time and attendance system, and enhancing and strengthening a custom event and conference management system.

LISTnet promotes Long Island as one of the national centers of excellence for Software and Technology solutions. This is achieved by facilitating collaborations between companies, establishing forums and events for the exchange of information, improving the quantity of the labor force and partnering with companies that provide the High Technology Centers necessary for the growth of L.I. software and technology companies.

About CMP

CMP ( is a media and marketing solutions company serving the technology industry. With the leading online, event and print brands in all technology market categories, and with services and tools that reach beyond traditional advertising, CMP shapes and influences the technology industry worldwide. CMP publishes highly respected media brands such as TechWeb, InformationWeek, ChannelWeb, CRN, EE Times and TechOnline; produces major industry events such as Interop, Web 2.0 Expo, XChange, Game Developers Conference and the Embedded Systems Conferences; and provides business information and marketing services such as the International Customer Management Institute, Semiconductor Insights and Second Life consulting for technology marketers. CMP is a subsidiary of United Business Media (, a global provider of news distribution and specialist information services with a market capitalization of more than $3 billion. For more CMP news, go to

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