The Association of Magazine Media

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

MPA Digital: TAP
Complimentary - Register today! The only Conference where you will learn the latest, see it in action, and meet the agents of change driving magazine media's digital evolution. December 10.
Trendsetters at Work: Essence Magazine
Long before she graced Elle and Vanity Fair, Kerry Washington was a regular cover star for Essence magazine. And while A-listers such as Oprah Winfrey and Michelle Obama appear on the glossy front it is the folks behind the scenes that make the trend-setting publication what it is today. Two of those essential employees? Editor-at-Large Emil Wilbekin and Communications Director Dana Baxter.
Teen Vogue Editor-In-Chief Amy Astley On The Art Of Going Big
Hand selected by Vogue matriarch Anna Wintour to be the founding Editor-in-Chief of Teen Vogue at just 34 years old, Astley not only grew circulation to nearly a million right out of the gate – earning Adweek’s Startup of the Year award – but she continues to grow the brand by consistently hitting the ever-moving target of what’s cool for teens.
Dave Zinczenko, Bonnier Link Up
Dave Zinczenko has landed his second book-publishing consulting gig, with enthusiast publisher Bonnier Corp. Under the new, five-year management consulting agreement with Bonnier, he’ll help expand the company’s recently-formed book division, Bonnier Brands.
Men's Wearhouse Teams Up With Esquire
In the latest incarnation of editorial merging with e-commerce, Men’s Wearhouse has teamed up with Esquire to launch the Esquire Ultimate Shirt and Tie Collection.
And the Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year Is ... 'Selfie'
Oxford Dictionaries announced "Selfie" as the international Word of the Year 2013, noting its frequency in the English language has increased by 17,000% since last year. To grab the prestigious title, selfie had to beat some serious competition, including "bitcoin," "twerk," and "showrooming".
The Atlantic Wire Relaunches as The Wire
Big Buys Give Hearst Second Life
National Hispanic Media Alliance Launches to Promote Hispanic Print Media
Digital To Drive 20% Of Local Media Ad Sales, Hit $23B In 2013
Tina Brown Says She's as 'Voracious A Reader' of Print as Ever
YouTube Is Now Much Safer for Brands
Magvault Officially Launches Its UK Magazine Search Service
Where's The State of Native Advertising?
LinkedIn Creates Product Pages In Bid for More Content-Marketing Dollars
What It’s Like To Start A Digital Mag On Global Women’s Issues
Snap Out of It: Kids Aren't Reliable Tech Predictors
Google's Eric Schmidt Invests in Retail Tech
Salon Media Group Revenues Continue to Rise
Major Newspaper Chains Continue Revenue Slide
Forbes Philanthropy List Unveils Most Generous Billionaires
Esquire Mines Web for Urban Boxing Series
Random House Integrates Website With Pinterest
Accounts and People of Note in the Advertising Industry
Prevention Names National Advertising Director
Andrea Greeven Douzet Named Publisher of Three Modern Luxury Titles
ForbesLife Magazine Appoints New Editor
A Shorter Selling Season, So Marketers Take Risks
Do Advertisers Wait For MultiScreen Ad Metrics Or Grow Their Business Via Multiscreen Now?
Trending Right Now: Culture
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We negotiate through life. It’s a critical skill that can determine your success in business and in personal pursuits. Join Regina Brooks, President and CEO, Serendipity Literary Agency, and learn how to master this complex dynamic in a workshop designed to break down and simplify effective negotiation techniques. Sign-up today!
Great presentations are always remembered. And great presenters are always invited back. Learn the basic tenets of high impact presenting: content packaging, presentation architecture and how to keep your audience’s attention and ensure optimum results. Join Amy Griggs Kliger, Pesentation Coach, Media Trainer, C3, and learn the techniques and skills you need to be a more effective magazine media pro. Space is limited; register today!
Last day to register! Join the digerati who are shaping magazine media’s future! Sign up and bring a colleague (complimentary) for the 3rd annual Digital Series Cocktail Reunion. 6:00-8:00pm, November 20, NYC.
Come hear an all-star lineup of design and user experience experts, including Karen McGrane, author of Content Strategy for Mobile, for an in-depth look at the unique challenges that magazine media content creators face today. January 27, NYC.
CDS Global: Monetizing the Digital Revolution
November 19, 2013
The law is changing as fast as your job description. Are you keeping up? Join us on November 19 for ASME's annual Legal Briefing for Magazine Editors.
The New Republic's Noreen Malone proposes that most fans of the Yoga apparel outfitter are probably more like Lululemon's offensive founder than they think.