The Association of Magazine Media

Friday, September 22, 2017

Hearst CEO: Investing in Health
Steve Swartz, Hearst president and CEO, talks about the company's $75 million investment in a subsidiary of Moffitt Cancer Center.
Following Its Success with Slack, Harvard Business Review Expands Bot Strategy
Jessica Patterson reports "Harvard Business Review last week launched their new bot on Facebook Messenger, building on their success with a similar bot on Slack. The aim is to increase the number people having regular, frequent interactions with HBR to ultimately have them subscribe and/or up loyalty."
Condé Nast Taps Former SoundCloud Executive Alison Moore
Rosemary Feitelberg writes "When Moore joins the company October 23, she will oversee all revenue and brand development for Glamour, Allure and Brides...In a statement released by the company, she said, “Consumers are engaging with brands in a multitude of ways, and having the permission of the powerful Condé Nast brands to innovate in events and experiential, e-commerce, subscription strategy and more is an incredible opportunity.”"
"Power, Influence and Gender" Discussion with Robin Wright and Hearst
Robin Wright, fueled by her work with girls in the Congo, joined Cosmopolitan editor in chief Michele Promaulayko for a dinner discussion on empowering and protecting women.
How Bonnier’s John Graney Spends His Downtime
The Long Island native currently serves as the company’s VP of integrated sales. Graney, who has sold award-winning programs such as Field & Stream’s Heroes of Conservation and Outdoor Life’s Top 25, is credited with the creation of the Outdoor Group digital network to expand Bonnier’s digital media offerings.
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Facebook to Turn Over 3,000 Russia-Bought Ads to Congress
Facebook has agreed to release information to congressional investigators on thousands of ads purchased by pro-Kremlin Russian agents leading up to the 2016 election, according to Politico.
Social Flow Data Shows Flynn And Trump Jr. Dominate Coverage of Trump's Associates in Russia Investigation
Charlie Warzel at Buzzfeed: "...according to Facebook data collected by the social media data and optimization firm Social Flow, (Supplier of data for MPA's Social Media Report) which tracked how many stories have been written about Trump's family members and associates regarding Russia in 2017 across its network of over 300 major media companies. The company also monitored engagement across its network on Facebook, tracking average clicks per story for articles about each associate, as well as the aggregate Facebook reach of articles they're mentioned in."
Cosmopolitan Editor Michele Promaulayko Dines at Lilia, Il Buco, and the Office
Since taking the helm of Cosmopolitan almost exactly one year ago, Michele Promaulayko’s days have been “kind of crazy.” As the former editor-in-chief of Women’s Health and Yahoo Health, Promaulayko believes in the power of kombucha and adaptogens and punishing exercise classes, but she lets her guard down at night...
Exclusives from October's Issue of Essence with Tracee Ellis Ross
In the October Issue of ESSENCE: Tracee Ellis Ross shares a two-second beauty trick that gets her pumped at the gym; Her makeup secret is just as badass as she is...
Runner’s World Announces Several New Hires, and Magazine Media Moves at Hearst, AMI, and More...
Hearst Design Group has announced several hires; American Media Inc. has named Gwen Flamberg vice president of beauty and style for the company’s celebrity group, as well as executive editor of beauty and style for Us Weekly; Runner’s World has announced several appointments, and more this week.
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ASME NEXT Seminar: The Art of Editing
Register now for ASME NEXT's October 12 workshop for early-career editors. Working in small groups led by veteran editors, attendees learn how to turn unedited manuscripts into feature stories.
ASME Seminar: Legal Briefing for Magazine Editors 2017
Join us for ASME's 2017 Legal Briefing for Magazine Editors to learn about the latest legal developments affecting your brand. In a fast-paced and interactive day-long program, we'll discuss what you need to know to keep your magazine—and writers, photographers, bloggers and promotion and marketing staffs—out of court and on top of the competition.
ASME NEXT Talks with Pamela Colloff
Join ASME NEXT for a conversation with National Magazine Award-winning journalist Pamela Colloff, followed by an evening of networking.
Liliane Bettencourt, L’Oreal Heiress and World’s Wealthiest Woman, Dead at 94
No One Cares About the iPhone 8
Did Mark Zuckerberg Successfully "Diffuse the Potential Explosion" Around Facebook's Ad Biz?
Google Puts AI Behind Sub Sales
Salon.com Redesigns to Focus on Mobile Audience
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“The MPA’s IMAG community prides itself on sharing and learning from one another,” said Andy Clurman, President and CEO of Active Interest Media and Chair of the IMAG Financial Benchmarking Study. “As a board, we thought a benchmarking study would be the ideal way to provide member companies with key metrics to better understand how their performance compares to similar companies.” The survey was conducted in the last quarter of 2016 by Mazars USA, a global accounting firm. Only open to members of the IMAG community, participants received two sets of detailed results: one for all respondents and one broken down by revenue tier.
September 28, 2017
Carroll Place
Join ASME NEXT for a conversation with National Magazine Award-winning journalist Pamela Colloff, followed by an evening of networking. ASME Next is affiliated with the American Society of Magazine Editors and is the leading organization for early-career print and digital journalists.
November 14, 2017
Hearst Tower
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