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SHAPE NAMES DIDI GLUCK DEPUTY EDITOR, BEAUTY & LIFESTYLE

NEW YORK, N.Y. (February 6, 2017) – Meredith Corporation (NYSE:MDP, www.meredith.com), the nation’s leading media and marketing company serving more than 100 million American women and three out of four U.S. Millennial women, today announced that Didi Gluck has been named Deputy Editor, Beauty & Lifestyle, of SHAPE magazine. Gluck will report to SHAPE Editor-in-Chief Elizabeth Goodman Artis, effective immediately.

In her new position, Gluck will oversee all beauty content at SHAPE and represent the brand at industry events, as well as work on additional lifestyle and celebrity-focused content.

“Not only is Didi a well-respected authority in the beauty industry, but her broad base of editorial knowledge across health, fitness and lifestyle topics will be a vital asset for the SHAPE brand,” says Goodman Artis. “We’re excited to welcome her back to the SHAPE team.”

An experienced editor with extensive background producing content across print and digital platforms, Gluck most recently served as the Deputy Editor, Beauty, of MORE magazine. She previously held the role of Deputy Editor/Beauty Director at SHAPE from 2007 to 2010, and has held top editorial positions at Redbook, Marie Claire and Real Simple. Gluck began her career at Meredith as the Assistant Fashion and Beauty Editor of Ladies’ Home Journal.

In addition to her editorial experience, Gluck has produced content and developed brand strategy for some of the most prestigious global beauty brands, including Aveda, Clinique, Origins, Bobbi Brown, L’Oreal, NYX and Shiseido.

Gluck received a Master of Science Jurisprudence degree in magazine publishing, writing and editing from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism; and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Massachusetts. She is based in Meredith’s New York City office at 805 Third Avenue.

In addition, SHAPE has promoted Kate Sandoval Box from Beauty Director to Beauty and Fashion Director. In her new position, Sandoval Box will continue to cover the beauty market, as well as expand her role to cover the fashion market.

ABOUT SHAPE
Launched in 1981, SHAPE helps women achieve the best versions of themselves while understanding that healthy living is more than an endgame—it’s a source of personal joy and lasting reward. SHAPE magazine is published 10 times a year with a rate base of 2.5 million and an audience of more than 14 million, reaching women across all platforms, including the 10.4 million users on Shape.com and Fitnessmagazine.com, and through award-winning consumer events and innovative brand extensions. Visit us online at: http://www.shape.com/ | Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SHAPEmagazine | Twitter: @Shape_Magazine | Instagram: @Shape_Magazine | Snapchat: @Shape_Magazine

ABOUT MEREDITH CORPORATION
Meredith Corporation (NYSE: MDP; www.meredith.com) has been committed to service journalism for 115 years. Today, Meredith uses multiple distribution platforms – including broadcast television, print, digital, mobile and video – to provide consumers with content they desire and to deliver the messages of its advertising and marketing partners.

Meredith's National Media Group reaches more than 100 million unduplicated women every month, including nearly 75 percent of U.S. Millennial women. Meredith is the leader in creating and distributing content across platforms in key consumer interest areas such as food, home, parenthood and health through well-known brands such as Better Homes & Gardens, Allrecipes, Parents, Shape and EatingWell. Meredith also features robust brand licensing activities, including more than 3,000 SKUs of branded products at 4,000 Walmart stores across the U.S. and at walmart.com. Meredith Xcelerated Marketing is an award-winning, strategic and creative agency that provides fully integrated marketing solutions for many of the world's top brands, including Kraft, TGIFriday's and NBC Universal.

Meredith's Local Media Group includes 17 owned or operated television stations reaching 11 percent of U.S. households. Meredith's portfolio is concentrated in large, fast-growing markets, with seven stations in the nation's Top 25 – including Atlanta, Phoenix, St. Louis and Portland – and 13 in Top 50 markets. Meredith's stations produce 700 hours of local news and entertainment content each week, and operate leading local digital destinations.

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CONTACT:

Liv Ren: 212.551.7033; Liv.Ren@meredith.com

 

Date: 
Monday, February 6, 2017