The Association of Magazine Media

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Download the 2014 MPA Magazine Media Factbook
The latest MPA Magazine Media Factbook is filled with facts, data, charts, and graphs illustrating the power and vitality of magazine media.
2014 Hot List Finalists: Magazines
Take a look at the Adweek editors' picks for the year's best in print and vote for your favorite finalists.
Editor Retools Magazine with Politically Active "Cosmo" Woman in Mind
Since arriving at Cosmopolitan two years ago, editor-in-chief Joanna Coles has reframed the magazine to include stories about women's rights, politics and reproductive health.
Dwell Magazine's Amanda Dameron at Home
The real-life school of decorating: Although she’s the editor in chief of Dwell, the 14-year-old shelter magazine whose tagline is “At Home in the Modern World,” she does not live surrounded with furniture and accessories found only in the Museum of Modern Art’s architecture and design collection or the Design Within Reach catalog.
Penélope Cruz Is Esquire's Sexiest Woman Alive
Cruz is the 11th Sexiest Woman since 17-year Esquire editor-in-chief David Granger changed the format from the long-standing Women We Love. Angelina Jolie was the first selected in 2004, and 2013 designee Scarlett Johansson is the only "encore" in her having previously won in 2006.
Obama Daughters Named to TIME’s Most Influential Teens List
TIME magazine released its list of most influential teens and two not surprising DC sisters were part of the list.
Mad Men's Kiernan Shipka Is a PEOPLE "One to Watch"
People publisher Karen Kovacs hosted the weekly's second Ones to Watch reception in Los Angeles. Kiernan Shipka has fit that description since the 2007 debut of Mad Men.
People StyleWatch Hosts Celebrity Stylist on Campus
For the fall style event at the University of Kansas, StyleWatch's William Gasperoni, associate publisher/marketing, and Joiee Thorpe, TV stylist and market editor are interviewed.
She’s Not a Model, but She Plays One for GB: Rosaliz
Fashion e-tailer Gwynnie Bee chats with People StyleWatch's photo director about her career in magazine media, favorite celebrity styles and her go-to styling tips.
More on InStyle’s November cover Girl Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift was revealed as InStyle’s November cover girl, looking festive wearing a gold Louis Vuitton top and black leather pants. Inside, she talks about her album, fashion, and her skin care secrets.
Harvard Business Review Debuts Its 2014 List of Top-Performing CEOs
Jeff Bezos of the online retail giant Amazon.com is the “world’s best-performing CEO,” according to new rankings in the November issue of Harvard Business Review.
Popular Mechanics Magazine Gives Breakthrough Awards
A room full of high tech, that’s probably the best way to describe Popular Mechanics magazine's annual Breakthrough awards celebration.
Magazines Focus on Halloween Fun at the Newsstand
Better Homes and Gardens, Family Circle, National Geographic, The New Yorker, and The Atlantic among the titles reviewed this week.
Exclusive: XXL Magazine Isn't Going Out of Print
How Vanity Fair Annointed Silicon Valley the New Media Capital of the World
More from David Remnick's Interview: New Yorker Not Going Biweekly
As Health Media Audience Grows, Hearst Health Names M.D. As President
Theresa O'Rourke and Jacqueline Azria Join Amy Keller Laird at Women's Health
Susi Park Named GQ General Manager, Advertising
Wired Adds Associate Publisher
Cooking Light Adds Two
Fashion Bible WWD Girds for King Jay Translation
Reddit's General Manager Steps Down
Rieder: What's Next for Politico Under Glasser?
Rolling Stone Hires Associate Publisher Mark Oltarsh and Head of Marketing Kerri Bergman
Laura Miller Named OTG Management VP of Communications
Online Magazine Brings New Life to Arab Studies
Bertelsmann to Own Gruner + Jahr Outright
Time Out New York Is Bringing You a Week of Free
LeoPo: Burnett Teams with HuffPo, Calls It a New Agency/Publisher "Model"
Not Everyone Is Content with Content Marketing
Rance Crain: In the Ad Industry, It Is What It Is... and Often It's a Load of Bull
Younger Affluent Audiences Open to Native Ads, Report Finds
Digital Newspaper Readers' Eyes Shift to Mobile
Survey: 62% of Shoppers Want Live Chat with Brands on Mobile Devices
Let's Drop the Words Digital and Social
Millennial Moms Active Across Screens, Mobile Impacts Purchase
Learn how to capitalize on audiences across screens at MPA’s Audience 2.0 in NYC – featuring an all-star lineup of magazine media innovators and experts including Chris Wilkes, VP, App Lab, Hearst Magazines. Register today.
Find out how magazine media's top executives are preparing for What's Next at the 2015 American Magazine Media 360°Conference, our industry's most important meeting. February 2-3, 2015, NYC.
The law is changing as fast as your job description. ASME's annual Legal Briefing for Magazine Editors will bring you up to speed on the latest legal developments. In a fast-paced and interactive day-long program, learn what you need to know to keep your magazine out of court.
The law is changing as fast as your job description. ASME's annual Legal Briefing for Magazine Editors will bring you up to speed on the latest legal developments. In a fast-paced and interactive day-long program, learn what you need to know to keep your magazine out of court.
The ASME Best Cover Contest 2015 Call for Entries is now available for download. The Best Cover Contest honors magazines published between January 1, 2014, and December 31, 2014.
Citygram Austin to Speak at Advertising Production Club of NYC’s Mobile Mayhem
The Advertising Production Club of New York is hosting Mobile Mayhem, an inspiring and educational event on October 16 from 5:30-8:30pm at the Parsons School of Design in NYC. Whether you’re a student, early in your career or a veteran in the advertising industry, this is a great opportunity to get a look at the future of mobile through the eyes and minds of industry professionals from Google, Drawbridge, Viacom, AKQA, and of course, Adobe.
 
October 23 - 24, 2014
ASME
Two-day workshop for junior-level editors on print and digital fundamentals. Includes how to pitch and assign • line edit • write display type • work with art and photo • write and edit for the web • develop content for tablet magazines • maximize the value of social media • manage your career.
October 23, 2014
Condé Nast
Join your fellow junior editors for an evening of networking and a Q&A with Wired's Editor in Chief Scott Dadich, at the next ASME NEXT Talks. Registration includes open bar.
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