The Association of Magazine Media


NEW YORK, June 23, 2015 – Hearst Men’s Group (Car and Driver, Esquire, Popular Mechanics and Road & Track) today announced that Jana Gale has been named executive creative director, group marketing. The announcement was made by Jack Essig, senior vice president, publishing director and chief revenue officer, and the appointment is effective immediately.

In this role, Gale will be responsible for managing the production of all branded marketing content. She will develop each brand’s visual identity across selling and promotional materials, presentation/proposal templates, online media kits, branded collateral, events, videos, and promotional pages.

Before joining Hearst Men’s Group, Gale was senior creative director, advertising at The Lucky Group Inc. since October 2012, where she oversaw the Creative Services art department, creative budgets, workload, and schedules at Lucky Magazine. She also directed all client and Lucky promotion-related photoshoots and videoshoots, collaborating with Lucky Magazine editorial and merchandising teams. She had been promoted from creative director, advertising, a position she held since December 2010.

Earlier in her career, Gale worked for Vogue, most recently in the role of art director, where she executed advertising campaigns, advertorials and other design projects.

About Hearst Men’s Group

Hearst Men’s Group represents the ultimate “real-time” destination for 20 million+ men nationwide. Through Esquire, Car and Driver, Popular Mechanics, and Road & Track, one in five American men are able to continuously connect with informative, authoritative and highly entertaining content across a wide range of subjects important to guys everywhere (and quite a few women, as well). In print, online, through digital editions and social media, the editorial voices within the Hearst Men’s Group brand portfolio are accessible to men on their terms and times. This is EVERY MAN. FOR HIMSELF.


Lauren Demitry

Manager, Public Relations
Hearst Magazines

300 West 57th Street, 16th Floor

New York, NY  10019

P: 212-649-2619

Tuesday, June 23, 2015