Chris Felix Named Editor-in-Chief of Production Machining

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Gardner Business Media Inc., the premier publisher for the heart of manufacturing in North America, has named Chris Felix editor-in-chief of the Production Machining brand, including the magazine, website and all electronic media. He will lead the brand’s editorial team for content development and presence throughout the industry.

Production Machining Publisher Joe Campise says, “Chris has many years of experience writing, blogging and communicating the happenings of the metalworking industry. He has a strong grasp on the market as a whole and good standing with the precision turned parts community. He’s in a great position to continue the brand’s momentum.”

Mr. Felix began his career with Gardner Business Media more than 20 years ago, first as assistant editor and later as production manager with Modern Machine Shop, Gardner’s flagship media brand covering the metalworking industry. He joined the Production Machining staff in 2005, most recently serving as senior editor, where he has led the brand to new heights in content development, feature writing and staff talent development efforts, in addition to fostering strong industry relationships across the globe.

“I’m looking forward to helping the brand continue to provide quality content that can be used to enhance the output of shops across the country,” Mr. Felix says. “I’m surrounded by great people, not only on the editorial staff, but throughout the organization. Our success is a team effort, and this group knows how to get things done.”

Production Machining is a business-to-business media brand that produces a monthly print magazine, digital media, industry research and live events for the high volume precision turned parts market. Production Machining’s editorial team and expert contributors produce information on new product technology, operational best practices, market intelligence and industry news.

Gardner Business Media is the media outlet for the heart of manufacturing in North America – providing unique, one-of-a-kind, relevant information of keen interest to the people who power plants, shops, and factories. All of our brands strive to use media - be it print publications, websites, electronic devices, newsletters, webinars, research or in person events – to show best practices and practical, how-to information to explain technology and help our customers be competitive in today’s challenging environment.