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February 20, 2019

Q&A with Health Magazine’s Amy Conway

“Can you imagine what it would be like to want to kiss a robot? To want to kiss that rubber, not human flesh?”

- Rosario Sorbello in WIRED

People who slash carbs from their diets may shorten their lifespan, a new study suggests.

- WebMD

 

New Food Podcast From America's Test Kitchen Rapidly Finds an Audience

"...Proof, the new podcast launched late last year by America's Test Kitchen...is outperforming podcast industry audience standards and exceeding all expectations for its sponsors."

 

Arkansas Regional Publisher Announces Sale to Company President

ABPG founder and CEO Olivia Myers Farrell will retire after selling to president Mitch Bettis amid "record growth" at the 24 year-old company.

 

More on Defy's Millennial-Focused Clevver Sold to Hearst Magazines

The deal brings Clevver's YouTube audience of over 15 million subscribers to the legacy publisher. The acquisition "underscores (Hearst's) commitment to premium video."

 

Reworld Media Publishes Offer to Buy Mondadori France

On February 18, the media company offered to buy 100 percent of Mondadori France's magazines for 70 million euros.

IMAGINATION AWARDS

A Vintage Collectors’ Magazine Perfect for Armchair Browsing

The editor describes it as “a magazine for collectors and others who find interest in times past and in the articles of daily use and adornment by the forefathers.”

 

Forget Millennials and Gen Xers, It's Your Media Generation That Counts

Generations have traditionally been defined in 15- to 18-year increments, and given names based on some characteristic of the group's behavior or time period.

 

You Need a Thick Skin: Ad Agencies Grapple with Workplace Bullying

In early January, an account director at an advertising agency sat in a conference room along with two senior-level people from her agency as her client, a Fortune 500 advertiser’s brand manager, screamed obscenities at her through the speakerphone.

 

YouTube Changes Penalty System After P3dophilia Flap

Google’s YouTube changed its penalty systemthat suspends accounts for violating its community guidelines after the latest brand-safety controversy. The action follows criticism of the video-sharing platform for monetizing videos that exploit children.

 

Karl Lagerfeld, Chanel’s Iconic Creative Director, Was the Brand’s "Modern Era Personified"

The late designer forever changed what it meant to be a legacy fashion house.

 

Magazine Media 360° - The December 2018 Data Is Here.

Total Audience of over 1.7 billion for the 110 magazine brands in the analysis. See the latest Brand Audience Report and download the new Audience Mix Infographics.

 

 

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RICHARD OREN NAMED DIRECTOR OF LICENSING SALES, BONNIER CORP.

 

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC COMMUNITY PROPELS @NATGEO INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT TO RECORD-BREAKING 100 MILLION FOLLOWERS, BECOMING FIRST BRAND EVER TO REACH COVETED NUMBER

 

MICHAELA O’SHAUGHNESSY JOINS GLAMOUR

 

MIKE SMITH NAMED CHIEF DATA OFFICER OF HEARST MAGAZINES

 

GFK’S MRI AND SYMPHONYAI’S SIMMONS RESEARCH COMBINE IN JOINT VENTURE

 

MEREDITH REPORTS FISCAL 2019 SECOND QUARTER AND FIRST HALF RESULTS AND ISSUES EARLY CALENDAR 2019 ADVERTISING OUTLOOK

 

 

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Marketing & Market Development Manager | American Society of Landscape Architects 
| Washington, DC

 

Senior Editor | Money | New York, NY