December 11, 2020

Meredith President & GM on Social Responsibility, Diversity and the Role of Magazine
Says Olson: “We want to make people’s lives better and do what we can from a business perspective, and certainly as the largest publisher in the industry we have a responsibility to be an industry leader. Meredith Corporation was included on ‘Newsweek’ list of America’s most responsible companies. Mr. Magazine 11/28

Hearst Magazines Enhances Print Offerings
Hearst Magazines has launched Premium Print, an initiative that includes a multimillion-dollar investment across its portfolio of more than 25 brands through new, larger formats, higher-quality paper and improved editorial ratios. News & Tech 12/01

Vox, Other Publishers, Share Learnings From the Five Thanksgiving Shopping Days
Vox Media’s ‘The Strategist’ saw its “‘Cyber 5” revenues leap 120% year over year, thanks not only to holiday guides but pieces it refines all year. Digiday 12/07

National Geographic Creates Interactive Instagram AR Dinosaur Experience
National Geographic unveiled augmented reality (AR) Instagram filters that allow people to see what dinosaurs looked like based on recent discoveries. The filters are built off the Reimagining Dinosaurs cover story in ‘Nat Geo’ magazine. MediaPos 11/25

Meredith Names Catherine Levene President of National Media Group
Levene takes the lead of the President of its National Media Group, which reaches 95% of U.S. women across its entire portfolio. Digiday 12/03New York Post 12/03

AARP Wins 2020 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award
AARP won the presidential-level honor, recognizing exemplary U.S. organizations and businesses that have shown an unceasing drive for innovative solutions, visionary leadership and operational excellence. AARP 11/24