The Association of Magazine Media

Friday, April 26, 2013

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PepsiCo and Complex Media are collaborating to produce a Web site that will focus on subjects like fashion, music and sports for a young male audience.
MPA Appoints New CFO
Bill Wood has been named SVP/Chief Financial Officer of MPA. Formerly the corporate controller at Orvis, Wood will oversee finance, accounting, IT, facilities and human resources at the association.
Mag Bag: National Journal Bows NJ+ Digital Ad Targeting
The National Journal, which covers politics and policy from a professional perspective, has joined forces with Audience Partners to create a new tool, NJ+, for targeting digital advertising to constituency groups.
Successful Shoulders, Rubbing Together
Forbes Media Invests in Premium and Real-Time Buying
Beyond Skeuomorphism: What's Next for Magazines?
Shortlist Announced for AOP Digital Publishing Awards
50 Best Party Shots of the Week: Wintour, W Magazine, Inc.…
Vogue’s New Director of Communications Used to Work for Obama, the DNC
The Nation Makes Editorial Changes
Bloomberg View Brings on New Hires in International Push
Valerie Salembier Speaks Candidly at Women's Voices for Change Luncheon
Former Thought Catalog Editor Gaby Dunn Heads to The Daily Dot
Liza Collis to Leave Women’s Health
Politico's Charlie Mahtesian Joins NPR
BRIDES Michelle Myers in '7 Moms I Admire'
The New York Times Reveals its Google Glass App
The Independent Launches Augmented Reality Feature in Print Edition
Mobile Soars, But Future Appears Multiscreen
Tablet Satisfaction Carries Huge Halo Effect
Nielsen Upbeat About FTC Review, Cross-Platform Ratings Response
iOS Reading Platform Readmill Partners with Digital Marketplace Gumroad
Online Sales Tax Issue: eBay and Amazon, Not such Good Friends
Wavii Shuts Down as It’s Officially Acquired by Google
Betaworks Buys Reading App Instapaper
Could WPP Be Next to Strike Media Deal With Twitter?
Global Ad Spend Rises, Entertainment, Telecommunications Categories See Uptick
The Peril of Terrible Ads
U.S. Economy Grew, but Less than Forecast in Q1
Smartphones Outpace Feature Phones for First Time Ever
Best New iPad Apps: Create Personalized Magazines with Fotopedia Reporter
Amazon Falls on Operating Profit Forecast Miss
iPad Maintains Market Dominance in Overall Tablet Web Activity
NYT Says New Products To Be Profitable by Late 2014
Representative Pat Tiberi (R-OH), who addressed Magazine Media execs at last week’s annual Washington Day, stated that he’s on our side with respect to the continued deductibility of advertising expenses, but urges MPA to remain vigilant.
Don Peschke, Founder/President, August Homes Publishing, reveals why IMAG 2013 is a can’t-miss conference for brand innovators. May 20-22.
Sticky Posts is a weekly compilation of the critical and creative news that can elevate the vitality and innovation of the magazine industry. Here’s what we’ve been reading the week of April 26, 2013.
The host of the 2013 National Magazine Awards (May 2) is William Geist, co-host of the third hour of NBC’s “Today” and of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.” Reserve your tickets today!
The category winners and ultimate "Cover of the Year" will be revealed at the ASME Annual Meeting on May 1. Open to ASME members as well as non-members.
May 01, 2013
3 West Club
Register now to attend the ASME Annual Meeting with Chris Hughes, publisher and editor in chief of The New Republic. Co-founder of Facebook and digital strategist for Barack Obama’s presidential campaign, Hughes will speak candidly on the future of media. Plus—find out who wins the ASME Best Cover Contest. Lunch is $95 for ASME members. Non-members are also invited.
May 02, 2013
New York Marriott Marquis
Tickets are available now for the annual dinner on Thursday, May 2, 2013 at the New York Marriott Marquis
May 20 - 22, 2013
Loews New Orleans Hotel
The #1 conference for independent Magazine Media publishers to share best practices, explore multi-platform solutions and discuss innovative strategies for growing Magazine Media brands.
June 10 - 12, 2013
Loews Philadelphia Hotel
Retail Marketplace 2013 tackles the most important challenges in retail across the supply chain for print magazines -- driving sales, leveraging change, creating new opportunities and connecting with consumers.

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