The Association of Magazine Media

Thursday, March 24, 2016

Credentials come first for Alison Overholt, the first female editor of a major U.S. sports magazine
When Overholt was named editor of ESPN The Magazine in February, research revealed that she is the first woman to be editor of a national, general-interest sports magazine.
Bloomberg Launches 'Hello World' Digital Series
The digital tech travel show will air a new episode once a month. Each episode will explore a different country and look at the ways in which the local culture and surroundings have shaped their approach to technology.
How Fortune draws from 5,000 outside contributors
Heeding the call for traffic growth, Fortune has joined the growing ranks of publishers that are opening up its site to posts written by non-staff contributors.
'The Atlantic' Names Monroe VP Marketing
Monroe joins The Atlantic from Forbes, where he was vice president of marketing. He oversaw print and digital campaigns for clients like AT&T and Mercedes-Benz.
A new president for ‘The Nation’
The nation’s oldest weekly magazine, The Nation, is getting a new president: Erin O’Mara.
Esquire’s Senior Fashion Editor Wendell Brown Departs for The Daily Beast
Brown was the second-most senior fashion editor at Esquire after fashion director Nick Sullivan. A spokesman from Esquire confirmed Brown’s departure, adding that the editor’s last day at Hearst is next week.
Vogue Publishes Special Issue on Kendall Jenner
Vogue is giving Jenner her own special issue in April. This comes on the heels of rumors that Jenner was shot for Vogue. It is believed she will star in a video for the magazine’s Web site.
Advertisers Are Cozying Up to the New Playboy
Instagram brings notifications to desktop users
How to get your first job in fashion
In 10 months, Quartz has gone from zero to 200 million video views
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May 11 - 13, 2016
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Join us in San Francisco for the 12th Annual IMAG Conference, bringing together independent magazine media executives from around the country. Peer-to-peer networking coupled with peerless intelligence on issues central to enthusiast brands make this meeting essential for all indie leaders, including c-suite, editorial, digital, revenue, development and more.

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