The Association of Magazine Media

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

ASME to Induct Graydon Carter Into Hall of Fame
Graydon Carter, Vanity Fair editor in chief, restaurateur and all-around man-about-town, will soon be able to add another title to his list of accomplishments: hall of famer. On May 1, Carter will be inducted to the American Society of Magazine Editors’ Hall of Fame, at the National Magazine Annual Awards dinner at the New York Marriott Marquis.
Magazines Coordinate Their Content in Version of TV’s Crossover Episodes
The May issues of Food Network Magazine and HGTV Magazine will feature coordinated front covers and three-page gatefolds, or cover foldouts; a video clip, which can be watched through YouTube or the Blippar and Digimarc Discover apps; and articles that share the idea of throwing a colorful spring party.
More Q&A with Forbes Media COO Mike Federle on the Keys to Conference Success
"Forbes Media has many strengths and one of them is the connection we have with billionaires and business leaders around the world. Equally important is the content strategy for our conferences. Ideas start with editors from the magazine and website or our network of more than 1,000 contributors," says Federle.
Q&A with Joan SerVass of The Saturday Evening Post
What does it take to own and maintain an American Icon? Joan SerVass, the next generation leading The Saturday Evening Post talks about her mission and her magazine's history and its future.
How Publishers-Turned-Platforms Like Entertainment Weekly and Forbes Pay Their Amateur Contributors
“We’re willing to pay everybody, but you have to make a commitment,” said Lewis DVorkin, chief product officer of Forbes Media. That commitment, which requires contributors to post five times a month and respond to readers in comments, might be a tough sell for many Forbes writers, which is why the company also compensates them with exposure and “association with the Forbes brand.”
Magna Global Cxec: Mobile Translation to Purchase Is Biggest Obstacle
Time Inc. to Buy IPC Media in U.K.
All of Kim Kardashian's Major Magazine Covers
French Vogue Taps Suzanne Koller
Future US to Launch U.S. Edition of Mollie Makes
Inside the Jann Wenner Bio: Broken Friendships, Dramatic Rock-Star Relationships and 7 Figures
How an Ex-Vice Troublemaker Is Helping Make Brands Funny
Vice Media Targets More Mainstream TV Deals After Fremantle Tie-Up
MAD Magazine Gives Bill Maher Tips
DC Magazine Celebrates Men of Style, Snubs FishbowlDC
Benedict Cumberbatch In-Flight Magazine Sparks Crime Wave
ARTnews Sold to Skate Capital's Sergey Skaterschikov
Crazy 3-D Newspaper Ad Brilliantly Hides a Whole Kitchen Inside a Classifieds Page
Comcast: Without Time Warner Cable, We Can’t Compete Against Google, Netflix
Fraud Alert: Millions of Video Views Faked in Sophisticated New Bot Scam
Survey: Teens Still Tiring of Facebook, Prefer Instagram
Twitter's New Look Will Rival Facebook
Study: Millennials Trust User-Generated Content 50% More Than Other Media
Programmatic Buying: Efficiency, Effectiveness But Also Lack of Knowledge & Transparency
Mobile Search Reshapes the Path to Purchase
Video-On-Demand Viewing on the Rise
Samsung Leads U.S. Ad Spending for Smartphones, but Apple and others Aren’t Far Behind
MIPTV: Ellen DeGeneres' Oscar Selfie Worth As Much As $1 Billion
Jury Awards $9 Billion in Damages in Drug Case Against Takeda Pharmaceutical and Eli Lilly
Discover how to take your established brands and extend the brand-line into related and ancillary products, as well as full brand extensions into new categories. Declan Moore, EVP of National Geographic Society & President of Publishing, Travel and Digital Media, will share how National Geographic extends, grows and reinvents its brand, along with an expert panel: Sarah McConville, Vice President of Marketing, Harvard Business Review Jeff Paro, President and CEO, InterMedia Outdoors Inc. Scott Schulman, President, Rodale
Be a part of the only magazine media industry event that brings together all retail supply chain partners. June 9-11, The Ritz Carlton, Tysons Corner, VA.
-Adobe, AAM, Brown/Nellymoser, CDS Global, Kobo, MediaRadar, Publishers Press, Quad Graphics, Sherman & Howard, ShopAdvisor, and SocialFlow for their support of the MPA-IMAG Conference. -Blippar and Publishers Press for their support of the 2014 National Magazine Awards.
The awards will be presented at the National Magazine Awards Annual Dinner at the New York Marriott Marquis tonight. The awards are supported by Publishers Press and Blippar.
Tell your readers to visit Facebook from March 31 to April 13 to vote for their favorite covers. The most "liked" cover of the 10 finalists will win the ASME Best Cover Contest Readers' Choice Award.
Speakers include MPA’s Mary G. Berner, Hearst’s Michael Clinton, All You’s Nina Willdorf and Deborah Curtis, The Atlantic’s Corby Kummer and Jay Lauf, Glamour’s Cindi Leive and Bon Appetit’s Adam Rapaport—plus Richard B. Stolley, the founding editor of PEOPLE, and Dorothy Kalins, the founding editor of Metropolitan Home and Saveur.
Sponsored by the Columbia Journalism School and ASME Moderated by Victor Navasky, George T. Delacorte Professor in Magazine Journalism and Chair of the Columbia Journalism Review. To attend, RSVP to Nina at
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