The Association of Magazine Media

Thursday, February 28, 2013

Southern Living Partners with Southern-Focused Social Network
Time Inc.’s Southern Living magazine is partnering with The Southern Coterie, a southern-focused online social network. To take advantage of the growing social platform, which was founded in 2011 and has about 1,500 members, Southern Living magazine will partner with by sponsoring events and incorporating blog posts from the site’s founders.
For Scott Dadich, Another Shot at Rewiring Conde Nast
At the “Decoded Fashion Forum,” Dadich interviewed Zac Posen in front of a crowd of several hundred people; His questions for the Soho-bred womenswear designer and “Project Runway” judge were appropriately techie oriented.
Consumer Reports Annual and Influential Top Car Picks Debuts
Though its list of choices in 10 categories won’t reach print until the April auto issue, CR editors have given a heads-up on what models it they have chosen, models CR declares are “as close as it gets to no-brainers.”
Sun Comes Up on Vogue/CFDA Fashion's Night Out
Meredith Corp. Hires New Head for
Veteran Steinberg joins Variety
AOL Poised to Hire Susan Lyne to Run All Content Brands, Except HuffPo
Where 1.5 Million Fashionistas Go to Share Their Pics
Yelp: We Compete with Print -Not Google or Facebook
Cover Models, Not Role Models: Bare-Chested Über-Athletes In Disgrace
Magzter Wants to Be the YouTube of Magazines
The New York Times loosens its paywall for Starbucks customers in the US
Apple CEO Promises Investors "Great Stuff" to Come
App Discovery Startup AppHero Hits Version 2.0, Shares Details On What Makes Their Recommendations Tick
Years After Ditching the Click, CPG Marketers Embrace Web Ads With 'Calls to Action'
Newspapers Back AP In Copyright Battle Against Meltwater
Rythm Research: Loyalty Drives Consumers More Than Discounts, Deals, Content
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Join ASME NEXT at our next monthly open-bar event for junior-level print and web journalists . . . and hear what BuzzFeed EIC Ben Smith has to say about moving up the masthead.
Mark your calendars for this year's AMC - Magazine Media Conference, taking place Oct. 22-23 in New York City. Details to come.
Swipe 2.0 will kick off with a VIP networking reception on Mar. 27, featuring specialty drinks from NYC top shelf bartender Lucinda Sterling (right), who was spotlighted in the pages of DETAILS. Begin connecting with speakers, sponsors and attendees to the beats of DJ Vida.
ASME is sponsoring a scholarship to attend the @YalePubCourse, 7/14-19 for publishing professionals. Apply by 3/15
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March 28, 2013
Grand Hyatt New York
Come hear the world's most noted publishers, tech experts, financial pros and media pioneers as they share what's new - and what's next - in magazine media technology at the Swipe 2.0 Conference taking place at the Grand Hyatt New York, March 27-28, 2013.


Oxford American: Victor Campbell remembers his life with Tennessee Williams, who had this to say about him: "Dear Victor, relinquished as lover because more needed as friend."