The Association of Magazine Media

Monday, August 20, 2012

MPA Names Mary G. Berner President & CEO
Berner’s appointment caps a search, led by Blinkhorn L.L.C. beginning late this spring, to find a replacement for current MPA President & CEO Nina Link.
Condé Nast Invests in Digital Advertising Company Flite
Condé Nast is joining the cloud, going from being a client of the digital advertising company Flite to owning about 11 percent of it.
The Talent Top 100
A portfolio of the most popular work of graphic designers, artists, photographers and more, some of whom count magazines as clients.
August’s Best Entertainment Photography
Joseph Gordon-Levitt—sizzle! Michael Fassbender and Charlize Theron—ouch! See all of these star portraits and more from this month's glossies.
Virtual Focus Group Condé Nast Style Society Formed to Serve Media Company and Its Marketing Partners
The Atlantic and National Journal Will Be Political Convention Active
Obama Adviser: People Magazine "Equally Important" As Political Media
Review: Golf Digest Live App
Huffington Magazine: 10 Lessons from the First 10 Issues
The New Republic Updates iPad Edition, Digital Access Now Free for Print Subscribers
One Story Launches Magazine for Teens
On the Newsstand: Back to School Guides
Teen Vogue's Jason Wagenheim and H&M President on the Business of Back to School Fashion
Janice Min on Fab Moms Vs. Flab Moms
Obama Opens Up to "Moneyball" Writer for Vanity Fair
GQ to Run Excerpt of Joe Paterno Book
Helen Gurley Brown's Cosmo Helped Shape Attitudes Toward Work, Play and Relationships Over Several Generations
A Hearst Corp. Video Tribute to Helen Gurley Brown
Former Newsweek Reporter Karl Fleming, Journalist Who Covered Civil Rights Era, Dies at 84
Obit: Rose Lustig, Editor of the First Consumer In-Flight Monthly Magazine
Maureen Fulton Marries ESPN Mag Contributor Brian Windhorst
Webzine Publisher and DC Party Promoter Hits New York
Musings on “Streams” and the Future of Magazines
Content: A Blessing, a Bubble, a Burden
GM Teams with Isaac Mizrahi, LivingSocial, Time Warner to Promote the Chevy Malibu
What Brands Really Think About Social Media
The 20 Most-Liked Facebook Companies Ever
Lawyers from Suits Against Big Tobacco Target Food Makers
Scanbuy: Mobile Barcode Scanning Explodes
App Developers: Stop Abusing Push!
HP Creates Mobile Business Unit, Tablets Are Focus
Cheaper Junk Mail? Newspapers Decry U.S. Postal Plan
ASME Intern Blog: Harvard student, English major and O, The Oprah Magazine intern from Arlington, VA. The chick-lit life of Madeleine Frank.
Latest MPA Washington E-Newsletter: A Packed Legislative Agenda Predicted Following Election; Republican VP Candidate’s Remarks to MPA Board; and more.
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