The Association of Magazine Media

Friday, June 12, 2015

Rupert Murdoch to Put Media Empire in Sons’ Hands
“Rupert Murdoch’s long-held plan to hand over his media empire to his sons is now being realized.”
Hearst Int’l President & CEO Duncan Edwards on Global Expansion & Rise of Mobile
Duncan Edwards president and CEO of Hearst Magazines International shares his take on global expansion and how publishers must take advantage of the free web in order to monetize digital assets abroad.
Caitlyn Jenner Poses with Signed Vanity Fair Cover and Her Plastic Surgeon (Photo)
The Reality TV star signed a copy of her famous Vanity Fair cover for plastic surgeon Dr. Harrison Lee thanking him for his help with her facial surgery.
Mobile Programmatic Growing As 91% Of Marketers Up Spend
“Nearly all (91%) mobile ad-buyers have increased their programmatic spend in 2015, according to a new survey and research report from Millennial Media, a mobile ad exchange.”
Economist Films unveils two pilots
“The Economist's new video initiative debuted the pilots of two digital video series… with the intention of bringing the 171-year-old global-affairs magazine's mindset to documentary form and a broader audience.”
Vice Media takes to the skies with JetBlue partnership
“In a move to expand Vice Media’s audience, the digital media company and JetBlue Airways partnered this month to provide in-flight access to Vice’s video content.”
ANA Commissioning Wide-Ranging Study On Media Buying
“The Association of National Advertisers is hiring a consultant to do a broad study on how media is purchased by agencies for advertisers.”
Real Simple Makes Changes
Jessica Alba, Ivanka Trump, Sara Blakely Talk Female Entrepreneurship
SpinMedia Moves to New York
Twitter’s C.E.O., Dick Costolo, Is Set to Exit, Feeling Heat of Criticism
Register today for MPA’s Programmania – including tips, insights and new resources that you can immediately apply to your own business. You’ll hear from magazine media and digital tech leaders including Susan Bidel, senior analyst, Forrester Research, who will deconstruct the jargon used in the world of programmatic, RTB and viewability while also exploring the trajectory already in play. See the full speaker lineup and register today.
The 2015 edition includes graphics with data from the recently launched Magazine Media 360° Brand Audience Report, as well as figures and trends from third-party sources demonstrating the growth, vibrancy and appeal of print and digital editions, magazine brand apps, and social media.
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