The Association of Magazine Media

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Liz Vaccariello Named Editor-in-Chief of Meredith Parents Network
Vaccariello comes to Meredith from Trusted Media Brands, Inc., where she served as chief content officer for Reader’s Digest since 2011. Dana Points, Content Director for Meredith, is leaving the company to pursue new endeavors.
Time Magazine Trims the Red Border
The Nov. 28 issue is a very rare issue that does not include the brand’s trademark red border on the cover. This marks only the fifth time in history that the traditional red border has not been used.
Cosmo Fills Executive Editor Role | People on the Move
Time Inc. pulls exec from Yahoo, GQ creates a new role, Bloomberg promotes from within, and more...
PEOPLE Editorial Director Jess Cagle Honored with Brady Center’s ‘Bear Award’
PEOPLE editorial director Jess Cagle was honored with the Brady Center’s annual “Bear Award” for his commitment to gun control advocacy Tuesday night.
Business Insider to Launch in Italy, Japan, Africa
Business Insider is launching new sites in Italy, Japan and Africa. BI Italy will be published in partnership with Gruppo Espresso and it will team up with Mediagene Ltd for BI Japan. Plans for BI Africa are still being finalized.
Time Magazine Picks 100 Most Influential Photos of All Time
The magazine's editors consulted historians and photo editors and curators around the world, while Time staff interviewed the photographers, picture subjects, friends and family to write essays on each image.
The Reluctant Cover Star: Jake Gyllenhaal Fronts DuJour’s Winter Issue
Gyllenhaal discusses his role in Tom Ford's film "Nocturnal Animals" in the latest issue of DuJour.
Franca Sozzani to Receive First Swarovski Award for Positive Change
Vogue Italia and L’Uomo Vogue editor in chief Franca Sozzani is to be the first recipient of The Swarovski Award for Positive Change, which was created by The Fashion Awards 2016 with Swarovski.
Introducing a Smarter and More Beautiful Google Play Newsstand
Google Play Newsstand has provided a single destination on your phone or tablet for browsing thousands of the world’s leading news sources and magazines. They have announced a complete redesign of Newsstand that focuses on three big improvements: personalization, rich media, and the extension of our platform to the web.
Editors Discuss Why Fashion May Learn to Love Melania Trump
Both InStyle Editor-in-Chief Laura Brown and Lisa Arbetter, Editor-in-Chief of StyleWatch quoted on how America's future First Lady's style now has a global platform.
HFPA and InStyle’s Golden Globes Celebration
Sylvester Stallone, Marion Cotillard, Octavia Spencer and Kate Beckinsale Celebrate Golden Globes.
The Associate Member Spotlight: 4 Questions with Todd Krizelman, Chief Executive Officer, MediaRadar
Todd Krizelman was born and raised near the epicenter of technology innovation. Mr. Krizelman joined veteran web architect Jesse Keller to found MediaRadar in 2007. He previously co-founded one of the world’s first social media sites, and led the site from inception to taking it public on NASDAQ.
The Kelly Awards are given to agency creative teams, advertising clients and magazine media publishers whose campaigns demonstrate both creative excellence and effectiveness in meeting campaign objectives. Award categories include: Best Print Magazine Creative, Best Magazine Media Creative/Campaign and Best Custom Magazine Media Program. Winners will be announced at the American Magazine Media Conference in New York City on February 8, 2017. Deadline is January 6, 2017. Apply now!
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MPA–The Association of Magazine Media has released its 2016/17 Magazine Media Factbook today, the definitive source of magazine media research. Since 1985, MPA has been compiling and packaging the most compelling and comprehensive facts and figures around magazine media. Derived from third-party sources and MPA’s own research and data collection, the new Factbook has nearly 100 pages of current and useful information. “Nothing informs a discussion better than solid data,” said MPA’s President and Chief Executive Officer Linda Thomas Brooks, “and the 2016/17 Magazine Media Factbook has plenty of conversation starters. The research continues to show that magazine media is the most trusted, inspiring and influential of all media, and several new studies provide even more proof of magazine media’s unique ability to drive sales.”
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Argentine curator Ximena Caminos, along with her entrepreneur husband, Alan Faena, unveils a striking new cultural center in Miami.