The Association of Magazine Media

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Vogue.com in Expansion Mode
The magazine, which redesigned its site in 2010, is amassing a bigger staff comprised of a mix of new hires and existing employees.
Interpublic Group Joins Ranks of Publishers with Report... in Magazine Form
Who says print is dead? Not the Interpublic Group of Companies, one of the world’s largest agency holding groups, which is publishing its corporate citizenship report, called Stronger, in magazine form in addition to a digital version available online.
In May's GQ, Louis C.K. Rises Above Having "Too Much" to Handle
The “Louie” writer/producer/director/star wasn’t always so in-demand, as he tells the May issue of GQ, which chose him to top its list of The 15 Funniest People Alive Right Now.
Graydon Carter Elected to Magazine Editors’ Hall of Fame
Lindsay Lohan Hits Back at Kode Magazine
Smithsonian Magazine to Feature Interview with the Late Author Peter Matthiessen
Matt Bean Staffs Up at Entertainment Weekly Kristen Baldwin Promoted to Deputy Editor
Matthew Shaer to Smithsonian Magazine
Amy Laine Named Cosmopolitan Integrated Marketing Director
Former Forbes Magazine Publisher, Jeff Cunningham Named Professor at Arizona State
Reddit Downgrades Technology Community After Censorship
Slate Models Its Subscription Service on Amazon Prime
Brain, Child Magazine Devotes an Issue to Parents of Teenagers
Newsstands Refuse to Carry Magazine with Breastfeeding Mom on Cover
Art Magazine SALT to Publish Final Edition
Dynamic Content Is the Future
Mobile Continues to Steal Share of U.S. Adults' Daily Time Spent with Media
7.6 Million U.S. Homes Now Cord-Cutting
Friedman: Maybe TV Networks Themselves Will Be the Biggest Cord-Cutters
Look at Your Phone During TV Ads? Expect to See the Same Messages There
Tech Savvy Millennials Take Over Spending from Boomers
Fields About to Take Wheel at Ford, Reports Say
Novartis Builds a Major Overhaul on a Flurry of Deals
There’s still time to register for the MPA-IMAG Conference in Washington D.C. Learn how to turn macro and micro shifts into mega opportunities for your brands while sharing and networking with your fellow independent magazine media peers. May 19-20.
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Join us at the ASME Annual Meeting and ASME Best Cover Contest Awards Presentation on April 30 at the 3 West Club in New York City. Adam Moss, Editor in Chief of New York, Dana Points, Content Director for the Meredith Parents Network and Ben Smith, Editor in Chief of BuzzFeed, will discuss the topic "What's a Magazine Now." Sponsored by Publishers Press.
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.
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 NFortuna@magazine.org
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.
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April 30, 2014
3 West Club
Join us at the ASME Annual Meeting and ASME Best Cover Contest Awards Presentation on April 30 at the 3 West Club in New York City. Adam Moss, Editor in Chief of New York, Dana Points, Content Director for the Meredith Parents Network and Ben Smith, Editor in Chief of BuzzFeed, will discuss the topic "What's a Magazine Now." Moderated by Josh Tyrangiel, Editor of Bloomberg Businessweek. Sponsored by Publishers Press and Blippar.
May 01, 2014
New York Marriott Marquis
The awards will be presented at the National Magazine Awards Annual Dinner at the New York Marriott Marquis on May 1, 2014. Click to purchase tickets. The awards are supported by Publishers Press and Blippar.
May 02, 2014
The Toni Stabile Student Center
The Art and Science of Digital Storytelling—A National Magazine Awards Panel Discussion 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 NFortuna@magazine.org

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