Eric Loeffel is the Executive Chairman for NPMG. In May 2017, he assumed the role of interim CEO. Prior to NPMG, Eric was a director and CEO of CompassLearning, a Marlin Equity Partners sponsored education-technology company based in Austin, TX. Eric led the successful sale of Compass to Edgenuity in August 2016. Additionally, he has successfully led two other Austin-based private equity-backed technology companies as CEO. Earlier in his career, he was an Associate at 3i Ventures and had multiple product management roles for TurboTax at Intuit. Eric graduated from San Diego State University with a BS in Accounting
and received his MBA from The Anderson School at UCLA. He is a CPA.
Wayne Strayhorn is the Controller at NewPoint Media Group. Wayne oversees all aspects of financial operations and is responsible for the day-to-day
management of the accounting department. Wayne has a strong background in accounting management and possesses an in-depth knowledge of internal
controls. Wayne’s career prior to NewPoint Media Group, includes over twenty years progressive accounting leadership roles in the retail sales, building materials,
warehousing, transportation and courier services industries. He graduated from Missouri State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.
Jeff Bolte is the Chief Information Officer at NewPoint Media Group. Jeff is responsible for the development and execution of the company’s information
technology strategy and for overseeing the management of its technology systems and infrastructure. Prior to NewPoint Media Group, Jeff spent over fifteen
years leading information technology development and implementation teams in the transportation scheduling, publishing and software industries. He has
experience with mergers, acquisitions and divestitures. Jeff holds a Bachelors degree in Management Information Systems and Marketing from Miami University
in Oxford, Ohio. He is a certified Lean Green Belt.
Jane KingDirector of Human Resources
Jane King is Director of Human Resources for NewPoint Media Group. Jane is responsible for accelerating NewPoint Media Group’s transformation through
leadership development, attracting and developing the best talent and building a culture of engagement, agility and innovation. Prior to NewPoint Media Group
Jane had 25 years of experience advising strategic leaders at startups, mid-market and rapid growth organizations. Jane has a Bachelors degree in Radio, Television
and Film from the University of Maryland and an Executive Master’s in Business Administration Kennesaw State University. Jane holds certificates in Prosci Change
Management, Six Sigma, and Lean. She is a Senior Certified Human Resources Professional (SHRM-SCP).
Doug SmidleySenior Vice President, Homes & Land
Doug Smidley is the Senior Vice President for Homes & Land brand franchisees. Doug has more than 35 years of corporate and franchisee experience including operations, sales, and franchising. He is the company’s Homes and Land franchise leader for brand management, marketing, sales,and franchisee relations.
Rick SmithSenior Vice President, The Real Estate Book
Rick Smith is the Senior Vice President of The Real Estate Book brand. He provides brand leadership and management for The Real Estate Book and Custom Publication Brands offering insight into print, mobile, online, direct mail, and targeted distribution. Rick also manages the independent distributors within The Real Estate Book’s network. Rick has been involved with Real Estate publishing for over 26 years having owned and managed magazines in both Atlanta, GA and Hilton Head, SC.
Ashley ArnallVice President, New Homes
Ashley Arnall is the Vice President of the New Home Guide. She is responsible for the strategic direction of the New Homes group and its full portfolio of consumer and business solutions. Ashley drives sales by leading the brand and market strategy for New Home Guide and New Homes & Ideas, spearheading product development, optimizing digital strategy and driving overall market growth. In addition, Ashley is responsible for developing her brand’s annual revenue initiatives while leading an Enterprise sales team across the Southeast and Texas. Ashley comes to NewPoint Media with over 15 years of experience in the print and digital media space, leading brands in the Multifamily and Insurance Industries. She has a B.S. in Consumer Economics from the University of Georgia.
Gina GlennVice President, Company-Owned Homes & Land Franchises
Gina Glenn is the Vice President for Company-owned Homes & Land franchises. Gina came to Homes & Land after owning and operation The Perspective Agency, a progressive business-to-business advertising agency in Newport Beach, CA for 12 years. Gina has been with Homes & Land since July 2002. She started as a Regional Manager, running 3 company owned publications in South Carolina. Gina has a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Winthrop College.
Rosanna BeronDirector of Product & Brand Management
Rosanna Beron is the Director of Product & Brand Management for NewPoint Media. She provides leadership in brand positioning/strategy, product innovation, and communications. Rosanna develops programs and strategies for individual channels as well as developing a fully integrated marketing strategy for NewPoint Media. Her background includes a breadth of experience in all facets of business operations and sales having worked with early stage and emerging growth ventures. Rosanna has experience in the full product life-cycle: planning, product design and manufacturing, sales and branding initiatives, and execution to market. She has a B.A. in Latin American Studies from Emory University.