David Carey is president of Hearst Magazines, one of the world’s largest publishers of monthly magazines, with 21 brands in print and digital in the U.S., 19 brands in print and 24 digital brands in the UK and close to 300 editions and websites in 31 languages and 78 countries around the world. The company also operates the leading digital marketing services company iCrossing, as well as business process provider CDS Global and holds a majority stake in KUBRA, a customer experience management solutions company. Hearst Magazines and Condé Nast are partners in the publishing services company PubWorx. Carey is a senior vice president and director of parent company, Hearst.
Previously, Carey was group president at Condé Nast, where he oversaw the company’s media properties targeted to business and executive audiences and launched the Portfolio brand. He was vice president and publisher of The New Yorker from 1998 to 2005, returning it to profitability after years of losses and before that, led the relaunch of House & Garden. Carey was the founding publisher of SmartMoney, a joint venture between Hearst Magazines and The Wall Street Journal, which reached profitability after two years and was named Magazine of the Year by Advertising Age.