The Association of Magazine Media

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

ASME Launches New Award
The ASME Next Awards will honor print and digital journalists under 30 years old. Sid Holt, ASME’s CEO, said recipients “will shape the future of magazine media, both in print and online.”
Glamour Women of the Year Awards 2015
Held at Carnegie Hall in New York on Monday night, the event honored a slate of impactful women — Reese Witherspoon, the U.S. women’s soccer team, Misty Copeland, Victoria Beckham, Cecile Richards, the women of Charleston, S.C., tech entrepreneur Elizabeth Holmes and Caitlyn Jenner.
Bonnier’s Motorcycle Group Launches Marketing Services Division
The division will work with the Motorcycle Group’s sales staff to deliver agency-like services—including video, PR, social media and custom content and events—for power sports advertisers.
i-5 Publishing Launches New Quarterly, Lucky Puppy
i-5 Publishing, producer of enthusiast brands Catster, Dogster and Cigar & Spirits, among others, announced the launch of Lucky Puppy, a new digital and print lifestyle brand devoted to pet adoption and integration into homes.
The Atlantic Teams Up with Univision Digital to Launch Spanish-Language CityLab
Content will be a mix of CityLab reporting that’s been translated into Spanish and original content produced by a team that The Atlantic and Univision are jointly hiring.
Q&A with Architectural Digest's Giulio Capua
“It’s fascinating, the last thing that we feel in our brand here is that print is a difficult sell or that print is dying. I think that AD lives in a very unique place in the marketplace in that the subject matter is an extremely tactile one. It is still a product that our reader demographic wants to consume as a printed product.” publisher & chief revenue officer, Giulio Capua.
People StyleWatch Photo Director Rosaliz Jiminez Shares How Cancer Taught Her to Love Her Body
"And the most important lesson has been that everything that my body and spirit is- strong, resilient, beautiful- is what your body and spirit is too. We need to live in gratitude of what we have- it’s the only way to transform into who we truly are," Rosaliz Jiminez.
People and EW Add Executive Video Producer
Time Inc. has named J.J. Miller executive producer, video, for People and Entertainment Weekly. This is a new role at the publisher.
InStyle Taps Faye Penn As Editorial Projects Director
A former executive editor at The New York Observer and features editor at New York magazine and The New York Post, Penn will join the Time. Inc.-owned glossy today.
Joseph Kapsch Gives the New York Post an Ultimatum
Mental Floss Announces "Floss 500"
Paul McHale Named President of CQ Roll Call
Rondae Hollis-Jefferson Continues to Make Mom Proud
Downton Abbey's Brendan Coyle Shows His Darker Side in New Esquire Show
Refinery29 Doesn’t want to Be “CNN for women,” but It’s Finding New Paths into Hard News
Why Everyone (It Seems) Hates the News Media
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.
The Ellie Awards 2016 Call for Entries is now posted at ellieawards.org. 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.
December 03, 2015
Hearst Tower
February 01 - 02, 2016
Grand Hyatt New York
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