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Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Time Inc. Donates Archive to New York Historical Society
Time Inc. will donate its archive of an estimated 7 million documents and artifacts to the New York Historical Society. The archive contains documents dating back to 1898.
People Celebrates 30 Years of Sexiest Man Alive
People is celebrating in suitable fashion: This includes, among other things, a live on-air announcement of the 2015 honoree on Jimmy Kimmel Live on November 17, a primetime special on Lifetime, a sexy bitmoji with matching hashtag #SexiestBitmojiAlive, and a "Sexiest Men of Tinder" promotional partnership.
Fraternity Files $25 Million Suit Against Rolling Stone
The University of Virginia fraternity that was the focus of a debunked Rolling Stone article about a gang rape filed a $25 million lawsuit against the magazine on Monday, saying the article made the fraternity and its members “the object of an avalanche of condemnation worldwide.”
Glamour Editor Cindi Leive Speaks Out on Caitlyn Jenner Controversy, 25 Years of Honoring Women
This year’s crop of honorees include Reese Witherspoon, Victoria Beckham, Misty Copeland, Caitlyn Jenner, Cecile Richards, Elizabeth Holmes and the champions of both the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup and the United States women’s soccer team.
Southern Living’s Names New Food Editor
Southern Living editor in chief Sid Evans announced the appointment of Lisa Cericola as Senior Food Editor. Cericola, who has been Features Editor at Food Network Magazine since April 2013, will report to Executive Editor Krissy Tiglias.
Barack Obama Covers OUT Magazine
It’s a historic moment, as Obama is the first sitting president to be photographed for the cover of a LGBT magazine. Obama, who was named Out’s Ally of The Year, also participated in an interview with Out editor Aaron Hicklin.
How Harvard Business Review Increased Its Registered Users by 20 Percent
The site has grown its readership and created a more loyal core audience. Traffic nearly doubled in the past year, to 2.4 million monthly unique visitors in September, according to comScore.
How Forbes Media Is Scaling Its Business in Global Markets
The publisher, known for its large network of outside contributors in the U.S., has the same, albeit smaller set-up in Europe with eight permanent editorial staffers, six commercial people and 140 regular contributors.
Jessica Alba Hosts Honest Beauty Event with Humberto Leon and InStyle Magazine
Alba hosted the event with Humberto Leon and InStyle magazine. Kate Hudson, Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Richie and Mandy Moore all popped in.
Sponsored Social Media Posts Are Riskier Than Ever Names Yasmin Sewell to New Post of Fashion Director
IBT Media Adds Personal Finance Editor
Trial Begins for Lawyer Accused of Maxim Scheme
Win for French Magazine in Prince Albert Free Press Case
There Was No Golden Age of Advertising, So Quit Pining for It
The Ellie Awards 2016 Call for Entries is now posted at Founded in 1966, the Ellies are one of the most sought-after awards in print and digital journalism—every year nearly 1,800 entries are submitted. More than 100 finalists and winners will be honored at the Annual Ellie Awards Dinner, hosted by ASME, at the Grand Hyatt New York on Monday, February 1, 2016.
Join industry experts for a recap of the groundbreaking research presented at the Print and Digital Research Forum in London. Complimentary for MPA/ASME members. Hearst Tower Auditorium, NYC. Thursday, Dec. 3, 8:30AM – 1:15PM. Register today.
December 03, 2015
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February 01 - 02, 2016
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