The Association of Magazine Media

Monday, October 20, 2014

The Adweek 50: The Real Movers and Shakers Behind the World's Top Brands Includes Several Magazine Media Notables
Michael Clinton President, marketing and publishing director, Hearst Magazines; Joanna Coles Editor in chief, Cosmopolitan; editorial director, Seventeen; Keith Grossman Publisher, digital and digital products, Bloomberg; Paul FichtenbauM Editor, Time Inc. Sports Group; and Dawn Ostroff President, Condé Nast Entertainment are among those noted.
Joanna Coles: The Cosmo Show Is Proof People Still Like Magazines
Since Joanna Coles took over as editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan two years ago, she's been approached by a producer who wants to make a drama set at the magazine at least once every three weeks. “If I had a dollar ... ” Coles told the Cut.
Q&A with Food Innovation Group vp, Publisher Pamela Drucker Mann
"Now, with an audience of 70 million consumers [at Epicurious and Bon Appétit], we’ll be able to go to our advertisers and tell them that if you want scale, we can play there. If you want brand equity, we can play there. If your objective is digital-only, we can play there. If you want print, we can play there. If you want video, we can play there because we have Condé Nast Entertainment. The brands that have equity and are also able to dimensionalize themselves are the brands that are doing better in the marketplace," says Pamela Drucker Mann.
Brian Hart Hoffman on the Changing Role of Editors
Brian Hart Hoffman, EVP/ Chief Creative Officer of Hoffman Media, delivered his keynote presentation at the ACT 5 Experience on Thursday Oct. 9. Click below to watch his presentation at the Magazine Innovation Center at The University of Mississippi.
Better Homes and Gardens' Cooking Experience
Manhattan's The Better Show studios hosted BH&G's third Stylemakers on Sept. 18, but eight-year editor-in-chief Gayle Butler found there was "noplace like home" in inviting 80-plus guests from across the U.S. to the monthly's inaugural Cooking Experience in the Des Moines Test Kitchen.
FitnessMagazine.com Relaunches
According to Andy Wilson, Meredith Senior Vice President and Chief Digital Officer, the company has had an adaptive design strategy for some time however, given that sites like Fitnessmagazine.com derive as much as half of their traffic from mobile, it was time to make a more significant shift.
Fortune’s Future Is in Building Its Brand
EIC Alan Murray cites technology coverage, the Fortune 500, the Most Powerful Women, the Broadsheet newsletter, Dan Primack‘s coverage of private equity and writers Allan Sloan, Jennifer Reingold and Shawn Tully as some of the top brands at the magazine.
"Night of Stars" to Feature Notable Magazine Editors As Presenters
Fashion Group International revealed its presenters for Night of Stars, and Harper Bazaar's Glenda Baily and People StyleWatch's Susan Kaufman are among them.
More from the ACT 5 Conference: Tough Solutions for Tougher Problems
Robert “Bob” Hanna, co-founder of Burst Media moderated the panel: Alysia Borsa SVP, Data & Mobile, Meredith Corp.; Steve Davis President, Kantar Media’s SRDS; Katriina Kaarre Publishing Director, Octavamedia Ltc.
Adweek Looks at the Hottest Magazine Covers of 2014 (So Far)
From Kimye to Ferguson, see Adweek's picks from this year's Hot List... AND Don't forget The ASME Best Cover Contest 2015 Call for Entries is now available for download.
At the Newsstand, Ultra-Cool Mags: Nylon, New Yorker, New York, and Time Among the Titles Reviewed
InStyle’s Beauty Director, Kahlana Barfield on Winter Fashion
InStyle's November Issue Shows Five Ways to Try the Menswear-Inspired Trend
Bonnier Buys Events Company
Bicycling Magazine Makes AdWeek's Hot List Finalists
From Webinar: Who Says Mobile CPMs Are Lower Than Desktop?
Shawn Perine Bulks Up to AMI Chief Content Director
More on John Sellers, Thomas Houston Named Esquire.com and Popular Mechanics.com Site Directors
High Times Magazine Turns 40, Hungry for Doritos and Pepsi Advertising
Delaware Spanish-Language Magazine Editor Honored
Microsoft Plans to Launch a Wearable Device within Weeks
CMOs More Accountable in Proving ROI, Yet Lack Resources to Execute
Snapchat Sees First Ads
Kantar to Buy Firm That ID's Content Viewing Across TV, Mobile Screens
Study: What (Truly) Matters to Millennials
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Discover how new technologies, data and insights can be used to grow and increase the true value of your readers at MPA’s Audience 2.0 Symposium. Register today! November 13, Hearst Tower, NYC.
Find out how magazine media's top executives are preparing for What's Next at the 2015 American Magazine Media 360°Conference, our industry's most important meeting. February 2-3, 2015, NYC.
The law is changing as fast as your job description. ASME's annual Legal Briefing for Magazine Editors will bring you up to speed on the latest legal developments. In a fast-paced and interactive day-long program, learn what you need to know to keep your magazine out of court.
The law is changing as fast as your job description. ASME's annual Legal Briefing for Magazine Editors will bring you up to speed on the latest legal developments. In a fast-paced and interactive day-long program, learn what you need to know to keep your magazine out of court.
The ASME Best Cover Contest 2015 Call for Entries is now available for download. The Best Cover Contest honors magazines published between January 1, 2014, and December 31, 2014.
 
 
October 23 - 24, 2014
ASME
Two-day workshop for junior-level editors on print and digital fundamentals. Includes how to pitch and assign • line edit • write display type • work with art and photo • write and edit for the web • develop content for tablet magazines • maximize the value of social media • manage your career.
October 23, 2014
Condé Nast
Join your fellow junior editors for an evening of networking and a Q&A with Wired's Editor in Chief Scott Dadich, at the next ASME NEXT Talks. Registration includes open bar.
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