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January 17, 2019

3 Predictions for Magazine Media in 2019

"Ethics requires thinking first and acting second."

- Susan Liautaud in TIME

If you're hoping to improve your fuzzy eyesight—yoga may be the solution.

- Yoga Journal

Haskell Named Editor in Chief, New York Media

David Haskell will succeed Adam Moss as editor-in-chief of New York Media, overseeing New York magazine and its digital verticals. He will take on the role of editor-in-chief on April 1.

 

Q&A: New York Media’s New Editor in Chief on Reinventing the Brands and Diversifying Revenue Streams

“We are living through an extraordinary time in American life, one eerily well suited to New York’s strengths and obsessions. It’s now my job to make sure we cover it all with the intelligence and creativity our readers have come to expect,”

 

Former Interview Director Randi Peck Heading to Hearst

Hearst has a hired former entertainment director at Interview Randi Peck as executive director of talent.

 

New Health Editor in Chief Amy Conway’s Vision for Refreshing the Magazine

How the repositioning of a 38-year-old magazine is aimed at creating a closer community of readers.

 

Anna Wintour on Slate for Upcoming Women in the World Summit

Annual event celebrates women's contributions and seeks solutions to the problems they face around the world.

 

The Hill’s Jimmy Finkelstein: Our Priority Is Video Before Subscriptions

“We were going into subscriptions and it’s very smart for people who do it. But we decided we wanted to be first in high-end video because nobody was in it,” said Jimmy Finkelstein, chairman of The Hill, the politics-focused media brand.

 

Hearst Promotes Mark Medici to President, "Houston Chronicle"

Hearst has six other daily Texas newspapers: the San Antonio Express-News, Beaumont Enterprise, Laredo Morning Times, Midland Reporter-Telegram, Conroe Courier and Plainview Daily Herald.

 

Folio: Reports on People on the Move in Magazine Media

Steve Lacy will retire after two decades with Meredith, Parade.com has a new digital content director, and much more.

 

Real Fake News: Activists Circulate Counterfeit Editions of The Washington Post

As copies of the counterfeit paper were distributed outside the White House and the city's train station, the Post's PR team rushed to clarify the obvious: The "news" is fake.

 

Digital Can’t save Anyone: What Went Wrong at Pier 1 Imports

Increased competition from larger marketplaces like eBay, Amazon and Etsy, combined with a lack of reinvention, is forcing the company to look for a lifeline.

 

P&G Takes a Page from DTC Playbook for Its Skin-Care Brands

For some of its skin-care brands, P&G is eschewing TV in favor of more performance marketing tactics, more common with so-called digitally native or direct-to-consumer brands that are now its competition.

 

Mic Quietly Comes Back to Life with New Writers, Fresh Content

Mic.com has begun quietly publishing again just weeks after the company laid off its entire editorial staff and sold itself off to Bustle Media for $5 million.

AMMC 2019

Amnesty International USA Media Awards 2019

After a decade-long hiatus, Amnesty International USA will once again recognize excellence in human rights reporting and the vital role of a free press at an awards ceremony on April 3. The Amnesty International USA 2019 Media Awards will be held in New York City and are now accepting entries for submission.

 

Ellie Nominations Coming Soon

The National Magazine Awards 2019 nominations will be announced Thursday, February 7, during an hour-long Twittercast. Finalists and winners will be honored at the annual presentation of the Ellie Awards at Brooklyn Steel in Williamsburg from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 14. Tickets go on sale February 8.

 

The MPA Would Like to Thank the Following Sponsors for their Support of AMMC 2019

Alliance for Audited Media, CMG- Comag Marketing Group, Deloitte, E-Magazines, Facebook, Issuu, LSC Communications, MRI, MediaRadar, PrintFlic, Quad/Graphics, and ZINIO.

 

The MPA Would Like to Thank the Following Member Publishers for their Sponsorship and Support of AMMC 2019

Active Interest Media, Bonnier, Conde Nast, Hearst, Meredith, National Geographic, M. Shanken Communications, and Trusted Media Brands.

 

 

February 5 | American Magazine Media Conference 2019

 

 

DAVID HASKELL NAMED EDITOR-IN-CHIEF OF NEW YORK MEDIA

 

THE ATLANTIC HIRES ANDREW PHELPS AND GREG LITKEY

 

KALMBACH CELEBRATES 85TH ANNIVERSARY AND LAUNCH OF FIRST BRAND MODEL RAILROADER

 

AFAR MEDIA ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF ITS FIRST-EVER TRAVEL HAPPINESS SURVEY WITH EXCLUSIVE PARTNER ARUBA TOURISM AUTHORITY

 

AMG/PARADE HIRES MEGHANN FOYE AS PARADE.COM DIGITAL CONTENT DIRECTOR

 

 

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