The Association of Magazine Media

Friday, September 5, 2014

Fashion Magazines Up Their Presence for NYFW
Vogue, InStyle, Bon Appetit, Essence, Paper, Elle and Glamour are all trying to grab attention and social media shares by hosting big anniversary bashes, opening pop-up shops or launching their own branded capsule collections during fashion week. But Harpers Bazaar's celebration of its global fashion director Carine Roitfeld may take the cake. A black-tie affair, it's being held at the Plaza Hotel with September cover girl Lady Gaga scheduled to perform jazzy songs in support of her forthcoming album with Tony Bennett.
People Conducted Joan River's Last Interview on August 27th
People magazine conducted what turns out to be the last interview with, and snapped one of the last known photos of, legendary comedian Joan Rivers — who died Thursday at 81.
ForbesLife.com to Cover the Luxury Lifestyle
An event last night at the Forbes Galleries (the last hurrah at this venue before staffers at Forbes Media move across the river) celebrated the launch of ForbesLife.com, the digital component of luxury lifestyle magazine ForbesLife. The new vertical, which we reported on in July, has a minimalist design with bold, beautiful — and clickable — photo imagery throughout.
Time Inc. CEO Discusses Sports Illustrated and the Future of the Publisher
In an on-stage interview at the Code/Media conference Thursday evening, Time Inc. C.E.O. Joe Ripp expressed confidence in his company’s ability to create new revenue streams and to make its way in an increasingly digital world.
Interview with ESPN Magazine's Don Van Natta Jr.
In 2011, after a distinguished 16 year run at the New York Times, Van Natta surprised some by joining ESPN Magazine to continue doing investigative reporting with an obvious sports focus.
Sports Illustrated Series to Appear on Net2TV
Net2TV has launched a new half-hour series Sports Illustrated, based on the Time Inc. magazine title. The weekly series premiered Monday on Net2TV’s Portico TV streaming service.
ESPN’s Skipper Says Cable Should Offer Smaller TV Bundles
NYFW: EIC Ariel Foxman on InStyle’s 20th Anniversary
New Le Sauce Digital Magazine Launched into Apple’s Newsstand
Mark Shapiro, who worked for 12 years at ESPN while, Hired at IMG
Pantone Features the Expertise of InStyle's Editor Ariel Foxman
Chris Brown Tells Billboard Magazine: "Maybe I Was Out of Control"
5 Covers of Flair: The Most Beautiful Magazine You’ve Never Heard Of
The Boomers in 5 charts: Marketers, Ignore Them At Their Own Risk
Traditional Advertising is Dying (And That’s Just Fine)
How Publishers Are Solving the Native-at-Scale Problem
Digital Marketers: Personalization Critical to Long-Term Brand Objectives
Magalogue: How Saks Fifth Avenue Is Using Content to Burnish Its Image
Come hear an international authority on psychological profiling, consumer analytics and talent management. Join Dr. Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic, professor of business psychology, University College London, for a look at how big data and social media are impacting the magazine media workplace, as well as tactics for working with Gen Y and Millennials. Coming next Monday, September 8, NYC.
Don’t miss Mashable’s Mike Kriak, CFO/COO, as he outlines how technology can predict and track the viral cycle of content, keeping editors, readers and advertisers ahead of the competition. Complimentary for MPA/ASME members – save your seat, register today!
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Tech and Publishing: A Symbiotic Relationship for the Digital Age

Summer might be winding down, but you'd never guess it from this sunny set of songs. Our September top 10 list kicks off with a remix of Calvin Harris' ode to the warmest season, and the playlist continues to heat up from there.