Condé Nast Publications

Wired Expands Coverage With New Culture and Transportation Verticals
January 5, 2016 at 1:00 pm

Wired magazine is starting the new year by adding two new channels, Culture and Transportation, to its website. The Culture vertical replaces Wired‘s former Entertainment vertical. Peter Rubin will serve as senior editor, and former Yahoo! Movies editor Brian Raftery will be senior writer for the section.

GQ Tells Readers to Turn Off Ad Blockers or Pay Up
December 30, 2015 at 11:41 am

Condé Nast publication GQ is pushing back against readers using online advertisement blocking software, asking them to turn it off or pay to read an article. When a user with ad blocking software clicks on aGQ article, a popup comes on the screen with an image of Amy Schumer as Princess Leia with the message:…

Condé Nast Digital Boosts Revenue with Programmatic
December 22, 2015 at 1:08 pm

The publisher put this down to "robust performances" from programmatic and creative solutions. Condé Nast Digital has focused more on video this year, launching Vogue Video in June. The channel has had 16 million views, and a series with Alexa Chung has attracted an audience of 1.24 million viewers.

Press Release: Keywee Signs 100th Publishing Customer, New York Media
December 15, 2015 at 10:05 am

NEW YORK, NY—(Marketwired - Dec 15, 2015) — Keywee announced today that it signed New York Media, the publisher of New York Magazine and digital properties including Vulture, The Cut and Grub Street, as its 100th customer in the publishing segment. New York Media is using Keywee's content marketing platform to drive social engagement and reach new…

Press Release: Skift Brings on Former Condé Nast Publisher Carolyn Kremins as Company President
December 14, 2015 at 1:30 pm

New York, NY – December 14, 2015 —Skift, the largest travel business information and marketing platform, announced today it has hired proven media leader and branding expert Carolyn Kremins as President. She comes to Skift after various leaderships roles at companies including Conde Nast and Dennis Publishing over her varied and accomplished career. As General…

Condé Nast Said To Be in Talks With Hearst for Shared Services
December 9, 2015 at 12:41 pm

Talk about strange bedfellows. Hearst and Condé Nast may be linking up in the U.S. through Hearst’s Magazines Publishing Services, WWD has learned. The shared services program, HMPS, which was launched last year without any clients, allows publishers to tap into Hearst’s relationship with CDS Global, a publishing operations firm it owns that offers print…

Vanity Fair's Graydon Carter on Covers, Caitlyn and Trump
December 2, 2015 at 2:52 pm

To say it's a magazine cover that made history doesn't quite cut it. We're talking about a project so massive, so secretive that only eight people inside publisher Condé Nast knew about it and a security firm was enlisted to keep it under wraps. The cover and accompanying story would end up generating not only…

Longtime Publishing Exec Bill Wackermann Is Out at Condé Nast
November 23, 2015 at 11:56 am

More big changes are in the works at Condé Nast, which has already seen plenty of upheaval in the past few weeks. This morning, company president Bob Sauerberg announced that longtime publishing exec (and current publisher and CRO of Condé Nast Traveler) Bill Wackermann is getting the boot. He'll be replaced at Traveler by Brendan Monaghan,…

Condé Nast Found Guilty in U.K. Trial Linked to Phone Hacking Scandal
November 20, 2015 at 12:22 pm

Condé Nast has been found guilty of contempt of court by a British judge who ruled that an article published in British GQ risked derailing a trial involving senior staff at the now-defunct tabloid News of the World. Lord Chief Justice John Thomas ruled that the story, “The Court Without a King,” by Michael Wolff,…