Meredith CEO Says Revenue Now Only Half Ad-Based
February 4, 2019 at 11:00 am

It’s been a year since Meredith Corp. acquired Time Inc. and while the latter no longer exists, the former is pleased with how things have turned out. In a memo to staff, Tom Harty, who has also been chief executive officer for about a year, boasted that Meredith’s much expanded portfolio now counts roughly 45 million subscriptions and drives around…

Mark Ritson: The Story of Digital Media Disruption Has Run its Course
December 7, 2018 at 10:21 am

Your boss ushers you into her corner office, smiles and then hands you a two-page document. You scan it. It’s your performance review and annual pay rise. On page one you are scoring a solid B across all the key metrics. Not bad. On the next page is your…

First-Party Data Will Be Increasingly Valuable to Marketers. Publishers Must Step Up.
December 6, 2018 at 12:37 pm

It’s been a busy fall. We held two FUSE summits in the past two months – FUSE Media and FUSE Digital Marketing, which focused on digital technology adoption strategies for publishers and brands respectively. Hosting these two executive summits provides a unique view of each side of the digital marketing ecosystem. There are some ground…