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Press Release: Jada Graves Named Managing Editor of U.S. News & World Report’s BrandFuse
July 15, 2015

Washington, D.C. - July 15, 2015 - Jada Graves is named managing editor of U.S. News & World Report's BrandFuse, the company's growing custom content studio, publisher and chief advertising officer Kerry Dyer announced today. Graves, who has eight years of experience in editorial and online product development for U.S. News, will oversee all sponsored content, creating campaigns that reflect the integrity and spirit of the U.S. News mission - to empower people to make more informed life decisions.

Press Release: WoodWing Software partners with MEI to expand its footprint in the U.S. and Canada
November 14, 2014

WoodWing Software and MEI have established a partnership to market WoodWing´s multi-channel publishing solution Enterprise and its digital asset management application Elvis DAM in North America. With this move, WoodWing continues to expand its footprint in the United States and Canada. MEI, founded in 1990, delivers products, services, consulting and custom development to publishers and creative teams working in a wide range of media.

New York Times Magazine Raids Texas Monthly for New Editor
April 1, 2014

The New York Times has named Texas Monthly Editor-in-Chief Jake Silverstein as the new editor of The New York Times Magazine, the company said Friday. He will oversee a redesign of the magazine.

The hire caps off a three-month review of the magazine by Times Managing Editor Dean Baquet and T magazine editor Deborah Needleman. When Times Executive Editor Jill Abramson announced the review in December, she said she owed staff "more clarity on how the magazine relates

Making of Entertainment Weekly's Responsive Mobile Site
October 14, 2013

I had the good fortune to lead the overall design effort for the project, and I invited some of the planet's finest web heroes to join in.1 They're like The Avengers, only without all the bickering and Hulk-like rage: Robert Gorell wrangled IA and UX on the project, serving up an entire smorgasbord of content to small screens, one bite-sized morsel at a time.

Time Inc. Chief: Executive Suite Was Where 'Ideas Go To Die'
September 12, 2013

New Time Inc. CEO Joe Ripp told roughly 300 employees at a town hall-style meeting Wednesday that the company's executive suite has been a place "where ideas go to die," according to staffers who were present. "If I have my way I'm going to close that damn thing down," Mr. Ripp said, addressing an audience of managers and executives.

The company, the publisher of magazines such as People and Sports Illustrated, is keenly looking to Mr. Ripp for clues to its uncertain future.

ESSENCE Magazine Launches Special Social Media Campaign #HeIsNotASuspect in Response to the George Zimmerman Verdict
July 19, 2013

NEW YORK, July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ESSENCE, the preeminent lifestyle magazine for African-American women, is launching #HeIsNotASuspect, a powerful social media campaign and movement in response to the George Zimmerman verdict aimed at stopping racial profiling of African-American males. The goal of this counter-stereotyping campaign, which launches today, is to declare to the world that young Black men are valued, loved and not to be feared.


"ESSENCE editors have been flooded with responses ranging from anger to sadness over the Zimmerman verdict—especially from Black mothers wh...

National Magazine Awards 2013 Winners Announced
May 3, 2013

The winners of the 2013 National Magazine Awards were announced tonight at the annual awards presentation at the New York Marriott Marquis. New York was named Magazine of the Year. The Atlantic, New York and Texas Monthly each won two awards

Peggy Northrop sailing into Sunset editorship; Boston bombing covers
April 19, 2013

Peggy Northrop is will be named the new editor-in-chief of Time Inc.’s Sunset magazine. The appointment, which is expected today, will mark the first top editor change since Martha Nelson was installed as editor-in-chief of Time Inc. in January.

Out in the shuffle is Kitty Morgan, a one-time top editor of Better Homes & Gardens, who started her career at Sunset. She is leaving a little over a year after replacing longtime editor Katie Tamony.

Sunset’s total circulation of 1,264,832 makes it one of the largest regional magazines in the country.

We Know You're Out There
April 1, 2013

Last month we introduced Augmented Reality to our magazine, which gives us the ability to boldly go in new multi-media directions. We're feeling very intrepid these days, and we're eager to seek out the new and cool wherever we can.