Bruce Robertson Named Head of Creative Strategy and Development for Meredith’s Four M Studios
In this role, he will be responsible for developing shows from the company’s portfolio of entertainment and lifestyle brands, as well as lead the division’s production group, which is based in both New York and Los Angeles.
The New Yorker Taps New Managing Editor
Leily Kleinbard is taking up the role, according to a memo from editor in chief David Remnick.
Vogue Hong Kong Debuts With Gigi Hadid, Sun Fei Fei Joint Cover
"Photographed by Nick Knight, the three distinct covers see models Gigi Hadid and Sun Fei Fei — one western and one Asian face — each front a cover solo, and a third with them together." writes Tiffany Ap.
Announcing the 2019 ASME–Yale Publishing Course Scholarship
The American Society of Magazine Editors (ASME) is pleased to announce the sponsorship of a full-tuition scholarship for the 2019 Yale Publishing Course: Leadership Strategies in Print and Digital Media. The course will be held July 21-26, 2019, at the Yale School of Management (SOM) in New Haven, Connecticut. The deadline to apply for the ASME scholarship is April 7, 2019. Only ASME members or editors working for them are eligible to receive this full-tuition scholarship. Complete the online application here.
The Week in Acquisitions: Dennis Publishing Buys Kiplinger, Bauer Media Group Acquires CrediMarket
Dennis owns over 30 brands in the U.S. and U.K., reaching over 50 million unique users and selling more than 2.5 million magazines every month, according to the company. The Week, a news magazine based in New York, has more than 550,000 print subscribers and 5.8 million monthly unique users to its website.
Scoop: A New Conservative Media Company
Mike Allen at Axios "Jonah Goldberg is leaving National Review in the coming months to start a new conservative media company with Steve Hayes, who was editor-in-chief of The Weekly Standard when its owner shut it down in December—Details: Goldberg and Hayes tell me they plan a reporting-driven, Trump-skeptical company that will begin with newsletters as soon as this summer, then add a website in September, and perhaps ultimately a print magazine."
AMMC 2019 RECAP
See and read about the panels, perspectives and personalities from this year's special centennial conference—featuring cultural icons, business leaders and thought-provoking discussion about the challenges and opportunities ahead for magazine media.
Magazine Media 360° - The December 2018 Data Is Here.
Total Audience of over 1.7 billion for the 110 magazine brands in the analysis. See the latest Brand Audience Report and download the new Audience Mix Infographics.