The Association of Magazine Media

Friday, April 22, 2016

For Science and Science Fiction, Smithsonian Magazine's "The Future Is Here!"
Most of the events are free, but some require tickets (which are on sale now). The speakers range from NASA scientists to actors, writers, and producers of television sci-fi. For example, one speaker is a guy named William Shatner, of whom you may have heard.
Magazine Media Spotlight: Complex Reports - Prince Has Passed Away at the Age of 57
Prince's contributions to the world go far beyond just his music, but his impact on the music world can't be understated in any way. His countless classic albums and songs over the years—1999, Purple Rain, Sign o' the Times, and many more—helped shape generations of music forever. The legendary singer brought an unmatched style and enthusiasm to everything he did, and also continually pushed the boundaries as an artist and challenged preconceived notions about not only music, but style, race, and sexuality.
The New Yorker's Tribute to Prince Is a Purple Rain Cover
In honor of Prince, who has left us way too early, the next The New Yorker's cover is all about The Purple One.
The Cover Story: National Geographic
Whether it’s culture, breathtaking landscapes or wildlife, National Geographic has unparalleled access and it almost always takes advantage of that with its covers.
Ariel Foxman Featured As Spring Guest Curator for LUMAS Galleries
In exclusive interviews, we asked Ariel Foxman, Patrick J. Adams and the guest curators from Décor Aid about their favourite LUMAS pieces. See which works of art from the LUMAS portfolio they selected, and what really moves them.
Programmatic Will Surpass Traditional Ad Revenue at Bonnier in 5 Years, Says New Programmatic Director
Semande Agosa joins Bonnier to lead its programmatic strategy and believes improved targeting and measurement technology will transform programmatic ads into a high-value sell.
TEN Names Anastas CMO
TEN: The Enthusiast Network announced Tuesday that Jonathan Anastas has been hired as Chief Marketing Officer. He will lead all consumer marketing strategies, campaigns and programs for TEN’s network of brands, which includes Motor Trend and Automobile.
InStyle's Angelique Serrano Presents Beauty Products for Earth Day on Morning TV
InStyle's Beauty Director Angelique Serrano identifies some innovative makeup and cosmetic products that are environmentally conscious, and that can be used every day forward, not just Earth Day.
Hearst Magazines Digital Media's Kate Lewis Talks Fashion Media
Kate Lewis, senior vice president and editorial director of Hearst Magazines Digital Media, says "Fashion media is now about so much more than fashion."
Dan Koday, xoJane’s Jane Pratt: The Assistant Files, Vol. 76
Kristen Heinzinger writes: "Jane Pratt is a legend in the world of mags, first launching the outspoken Sassy in her early 20s, then founding Jane, and now she’s the voice that drives xoJane, which recently entered Time Inc. territory. Like any well-oiled machine, xoJane needs someone to help run the show. Enter Dan Koday, Pratt’s managing editor, who fled Jersey in pursuit of the fairytale NYC publishing scene. OK, so this isn’t really a true “Assistant Files,” but we couldn’t pass up a chance to chat up the dynamic duo."
Harper’s BAZAAR Launches an Exclusive Club for Subscribers
The entire Mitsubishi Ichigokan Museum was taken over for the event, held during the Paris Haute Couture—World One-Off Apparel exhibition. After listening to a lecture on exhibition highlights delivered by the curator, guests took their time to enjoy viewing the precious items on display.
Robb Report Names Matthew Carroll Publisher
Newspaper Reporter Is the Worst Job in America
Journalism Has an Editing Crisis, but We Can Do Something About It
The Financial Times Is in Trouble
Come hear indie brand leaders candidly share their insights on the growth drivers for their businesses, followed by a discussion about future growth. Featuring: Andy Clurman, President and CEO, Active Interest Media; Chuck Croft, President, Kalmbach Publishing; Rebecca Wesson Darwin, Founder and CEO, Garden & Gun; and Paul Rossi, President, The Economist Media Business; and moderated by John Battelle, EIC and CEO, NewCo. See agenda and register today.
May 11 - 13, 2016
InterContinental Mark Hopkins San Francisco
Join us in San Francisco for the 12th Annual IMAG Conference, bringing together independent magazine media executives from around the country. Peer-to-peer networking coupled with peerless intelligence on issues central to enthusiast brands make this meeting essential for all indie leaders, including c-suite, editorial, digital, revenue, development and more.
Prince's contributions to the world go far beyond just his music, but his impact on the music world can't be understated in any way. His countless classic albums and songs over the years—1999, Purple Rain, Sign o' the Times, and many more—helped shape generations of music forever. The legendary singer brought an unmatched style and enthusiasm to everything he did, and also continually pushed the boundaries as an artist and challenged preconceived notions about not only music, but style, race, and sexuality.