Bruce Alpert, advertising director of TWICE, has been named associate publisher.
Alpert was a member of the original advertising staff of TWICE, joining the paper in June 1986. He remained with TWICE until October 1993, when he joined Home Textiles Today, which like TWICE is published by Cahners Business Information.
During the years prior to rejoining TWICE as advertising director in January 1998, Alpert held top advertising sales positions with Cahners' Interior Design and Furniture Today.
Commenting on his promotion, Marcia Grand, publisher of TWICE, said, "Between his spirit and hard work, Bruce has contributed substantially to TWICE and its growth. His promotion is well-deserved and long overdue."