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Thursday, May 1, 2014

ASME Crowns Year's Best Cover, Talks Video
Media types braved the rain Wednesday to attend the American Society of Magazine Editors luncheon in Manhattan, during which the organization crowned the best magazine cover of the year.
People Magazine to Launch Its First Ever Daily News Show "PEOPLE Now"
“There's also that idea in addition to giving you the latest celebrity news there's also the behind the scenes,” Editorial Director Jess Cagle tells TheWrap.”Here's how we put the People cover story together, which seems very relevant to a web series that lives on to your own brand.”
More on Condé Nast Entertainment at the NewFronts: Bringing the Glamour Hard, Touting Upscale Appeal
Emma Bazilian reports further details on CNE's announcements. Another three magazine titles added to the YouTube video slate—and a whole new video hub to watch out for.
The Good Life Is Going Well, Says Dr. Oz
Like everything he does, Dr. Oz seems to be handling all the challenges with aplomb. “[The magazine] is going well. We sold out the first issue, and we sold over 200,000 subscriptions, so I’m happy,” he said.
More on The Time Magazine 100 Gala
Harvey Weinstein said: “This is my favorite night in New York. I wrote about Bob Redford.” He was referring to his byline in the current issue of Time, in which celebrities write about other celebrities.
Popular Science Magazine Recognizes Everyday Inventors
Every year, Popular Science Magazine recognizes the best batch of everyday inventors and tinkerers, who have come up with what could very well be the next hot, must-have creations.
The Upcoming Forbes Women’s Summit: The Entrepreneurship of Everything
The burgeoning 2nd Annual FORBES Women's Summit, May 14-15 in New York, is in the rare position of being allowed to be highly selective assembling the Leaders and Power participants all wanting and qualified to participate.
SXSWi Innovators in Video: Q&A with Mark Howard, CRO Forbes Media
Mr. Howard talks about how Forbes Media is embracing the new digital frontier and empowering its content creators and journalists around the globe.
Susan Goldberg Becomes First Female Editor-in-Chief of National Geographic
Fortune Staffs Up Editorial Team
Flax to Step Down from EIC Post at Bicycling
National Journal's Michael Hirsh Joins Politico Magazine
Covering Hillary: A Visual History (in Magazine Covers)
Al Feldstein, Former Editor of Mad Magazine, Dies at Age 88
New York Times Posts Circulation Gains
How the Dallas Morning News Learned to Make Native Ads Local
Tablets Challenge PCs As Leading Digital Video Channel in the U.S.
Smartphones Are In-Store Shopping Companions
Facebook Unveils Audience Network for Mobile at F8
U.S. FCC Chief Details Pledge to Police Internet Fast Lanes
Covering the Economic Data Dump
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.
You bring your lunch, we'll serve the food for thought. Featuring Will Palley, trends strategist, JWT New York, on " Trends That Will Shape the World in 2014 and Beyond." Complimentary for MPA/ASME members. Register today, NYC/Webinar.
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.
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.
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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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
Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has been banned for life by the NBA in response to racist comments the league says he made in a recorded conversation. ESPN The Magazine reports, delving beyond the twitter feeds and headlines to look at the billionaire's tenure as an NBA owner.