ERIC ZINCZENKO joined Outdoor Life as Group Publisher in January 2006. A lifelong outdoorsman, Zinczenko grew up hunting and fishing in Pennsylvania. As a publishing industry veteran, working for such titles as The New Yorker, Bicycling, Outside and Backpacker, it was Zinczenko’s goal to one day become the publisher of Outdoor Life. Since joining Outdoor Life, Zinczenko and his team have outpaced the publishing industry in both revenue and ad pages, and have won numerous awards for his group’s integrated programs and client-sponsored events. In 2008, at the age of 40, Zinczenko was inducted into MIN’s Sales Executive of the Year Hall of Fame for his contributions and success in publishing. A graduate of Pennsylvania State University, with a B.A. in Economics, Zinczenko is an avid bowhunter and enjoys fishing for muskies.