Consumer

How Environmental News Outlet Grist Is Growing Revenue & Building a Broader Audience
June 8, 2020 at 2:37 pm

Over the past three years, nonprofit publisher Grist has more than doubled its annual revenue, while investing heavily in editorial talent. In this Q&A, CEO Brady Walkinshaw discusses Grist’s evolving revenue mix, membership growth, and editorial strategy – including how the news outlet is addressing the current pandemic and protests for racial justice through its coverage.

Meredith Entertainment Group SVP Will Lee on PEOPLE & Entertainment Weekly Digital Strategy
May 4, 2020 at 8:34 am

This episode we talk to Will Lee, SVP/Head of Digital for the Meredith Entertainment Group, about how the PEOPLE and Entertainment Weekly teams are adapting digital content strategy and driving audience engagement during the pandemic. Plus, Lee addresses the industry-wide advertising struggle right now while looking ahead to new ways of scaling products, growing viewership, and attracting marketers.

Kent Johnson, CEO of Highlights For Children, on Publishing During a Pandemic
April 13, 2020 at 11:39 am

Faith and learning to adapt, two things that CEO Kent Johnson and his teams at Highlights for Children are having and doing to continue to publish during this pandemic. I spoke with Kent recently and he was candid and very grateful for his team’s ability to continue with quality content despite the stress and disruption…

Condé Nast Entertainment President Oren Katzeff on Video Production During COVID-19 Pandemic
April 13, 2020 at 7:43 am

Condé Nast Entertainment (CNE) develops video and audio content for major media brands including Bon Appétit, GQ, Vanity Fair, and Vogue – now with the added challenge of remote production during the COVID-19 pandemic. In this episode, we talk to CNE President Oren Katzeff about how the global studio is operating during this trying time and experimenting with new formats from home.