Salesforce's Marc Benioff Unplugged for Two Weeks, and Had a Revelation That Could Change the Tech Industry
(Ed) Felsenthal's casual visit with Benioff turned into a three-hour meeting. Unbeknownst to the career journalist, he was engaged in a trademark Benioff "V2MOM," which stands for vision, values, methods, obstacles and measures.
Amazon Is the Most Valuable Public Company in the World After Passing Microsoft
Amazon's ended trading Monday with a market value of about $797 billion, compared with Microsoft's $783 billion. Apple, which had been part of a close three-way race for the seat, is now down to about $702 billion in market value after plunging last week on the news of its weak iPhone sales.
Rolling Stone Issues First Cover by Black Photographer
A cover with Travis Scott is a new kind of moment for the magazine.
Running with LTB: Made It!
Linda Thomas Brooks, President and CEO, MPA writes "In 2018, my New Year’s resolution was to run 1,000 miles. Early in the morning on December 28—just a few days before the start of 2019—I hit my goal..."
Observer Editor in Chief Exits, Texas Monthly Taps Goodgame As Top Editor
Goodgame was also editor-in-chief of Fortune Small Business and FSB.com, where he captured record reader engagement. Two decades ago, he worked at Time.
Former Weekly Standard Staffers Find New Home at The Bulwark, a Conservative Site Unafraid to Take on Trump
Starting Monday, Bill Kristol, a co-founder of The Weekly Standard, and Charlie Sykes, the former talk radio host and conservative commentator, will beef up The Bulwark, a conservative website that has until now served as an aggregator for Kristol's non-profit group, the Defending Democracy Together Institute.
Babs Simpson, Taste-Making Fashion Editor at Vogue, Is Dead at 105
Anna Wintour, the editor of Vogue and the artistic director of Condé Nast, said in a telephone interview: “What she was accomplishing during her time working in magazines was groundbreaking. While she was shooting Ernest Hemingway and Marilyn Monroe, she was also shooting a very simple black dress or a simple suit to give them personality as much as any public figure.”
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, MRI, 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.