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How Hearst Doubled Its Size in 5 Years, an Interview with President David Carey
June 8, 2015

I spoke with David recently about his upcoming fifth anniversary as president of Hearst Magazines and we talked about some of his most important successes, which he shared totally with his team, and about a particular failure that he assumed complete responsibility for. It was a conversation that looked back on his early years at Hearst, checked in with his present situation, and also expanded into the future of the globally-growing company. His focus is clear; while he's very proud of his team's accomplishments over the last five years, he's also ready to move forward

Press Release: Delish Relaunches With New Look, New Attitude, New Editorial Team, And Its Own Test Kitchen
April 2, 2015

NEW YORK, MARCH 31, 2015 - Hearst Magazines Digital Media (HMDM) today reintroduces Delish.com, with a sleek responsive design and fresh editorial point-of-view under new site director Joanna Saltz, who joins from Food Network Magazine.  The new Delish features content crafted by a team of food writers sharing what they're eating, making and testing in the Delish test kitchen

A New Year's Letter from Hearst Magazines President David Carey
January 6, 2014

I always look forward to the new year and the enormous promise it holds. As 2014 begins, it's an opportunity to reflect on what we've accomplished and outline our priorities for the next 12 months.

I'm very proud of all we achieved in 2013, and it is our exceptional people and unique culture that make it all possible. Thanks to you, today Hearst Magazines is by far the strongest global magazine publishing company, and we're well positioned for 2014.

Hearst Magazine Announces Designers for 'Designer Visions' Showcase
August 12, 2013

NEW YORK (August 12, 2013) - Hearst Magazines announces plans for the seventh-annual Designer Visions, the must-see showcase of the best in interior design talent and trends, which will open with a gala celebration this fall at New York's Walker Tower, JDS Development Group's and Property Markets Group's newest landmark residential property in the heart of Chelsea at 212 West 18th Street. Hearst Design Group publications ELLE DECOR, House Beautiful, and VERANDA have partnered with top interior designers who will create three exquisite apartments in the luxury building, each residence reflecting the magazines' unique style and point of view.

Alison Brower Named Editor in Chief of Dr. Oz Magazine
July 1, 2013

NEW YORK, July 1, 2013 — Hearst Magazines President David Carey and Editorial Director Ellen Levine today announced that Alison Brower has been appointed editor-in-chief of the company’s new pilot magazine collaboration with Dr. Mehmet Oz, set to debut on newsstands in the first quarter of 2014. Following the successful formula employed to launch Food Network Magazine in 2008 and HGTV Magazine in 2011, Hearst will publish two pilot issues, which could lead to a regular frequency in the second half of 2014. Brower starts in her new role immediately.

The magazine will focus on living life to its fullest, touching on physical and emotional well-being, food, beauty, real-women’s stories, news, travel and finances, all through the lens of Oz’s approachable, inspirational and entertaining persona. The title of the magazine will be announced in the coming weeks.

Hearst and Dr. Mehmet Oz Collaborate on New Magazine Project
June 24, 2013

NEW YORK, June 24, 2013 – Hearst Magazines, one of the world’s largest publishers of women’s magazines, and Dr. Mehmet Oz, Emmy® Award-winning host of the nationally syndicated The Dr. Oz Show, today announced their partnership to pilot a new lifestyle magazine. Following the successful formula employed to launch Food Network Magazine in 2008 and HGTV Magazine in 2011, a debut pilot issue will hit newsstands nationwide in the first quarter of 2014, followed by a second issue, which could lead to a regular frequency in the second half of 2014.

Hearst Magazines Digital Media Launches Five Unique Native Advertising Products
May 28, 2013

As native advertising continues to evolve, Hearst Magazines Digital Media today announced the launch of five unique solutions that integrate sponsored features across Hearst’s mobile, video and traditional online content as well as social platforms. The innovative suite of products offers easily identified, effective, elegant solutions that work for brands and resonate with consumers.

Advance Publications Buys Ad Agency Pop To Assist Transition to Digital
January 17, 2013

Advance Publications, parent company of Conde Nast and magazines like Wired, Vogue and Vanity Fair, has acquired Pop, a digital ad agency based in Seattle. Terms were not disclosed.

Advance has treaded deeply into agency territory over the years by doing creative work directly for brands, but this is the first agency it has acquired outright. "As the transition to a digitally-centered world continues, the demand for the services of pure-play digital agencies will only grow stronger," said Steve Newhouse, chairman of Advance.net, a division of Advance, in a statement.

Founded in 1996, Pop had 2012 revenue of $35 million