Media

  • Dena Silver | November 24, 2014

    Encore, Encore! Have You Devoured The Latest Daily Media?

    Why not start off your abbreviated week with a hefty dose of media intel? Because last week your Daily announced 38 media moves and there’s plenty to cover. Who made the jump from Glamour to BlackBook? And which other Glamour staffers have been dismissed? Who is the new editorial director at Maxim? Which long-time Vice staffer is no longer with the publication? Who is the new

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | November 24, 2014

    Glossies Gone Global: Hearst’s Kim St. Clair Bodden On Newsstand Success From Serbia To Spain

    Ever wonder how your favorite glossies get greenlit for dozens of international editions—and who makes sure the titles fly off newsstands in farflung locales? Meet Hearst Magazines International’s Kim St. Clair Bodden, who is currently senior vice president and editorial director at the publishing powerhouse. So, yes, she has a whole lot to do with

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  • The Daily | November 21, 2014

    BlackBook Taps Anne Christensen As Fashion Editor At Large

    Blackbook has hired Anne Christensen to be its fashion editor at large. It’s been almost exactly a year since Christensen resigned from her gig as executive fashion director at Glamour.  She spent three years at the Condé Nast title, before she was reportedly pushed out by Anna Wintour. BlackBook halted their print publication during summer 2013, but the glossy will be back on

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  • Dena Silver | November 21, 2014

    The Daily Media: 38 Moves To Discuss

    Bethany Heitman, formerly executive editor at Seventeen, has been named executive editor at People StyleWatch. Anne Christensen, formerly executive fashion director at Glamour, has been named fashion director at large at BlackBook. Lauren Brody, formerly co-executive editor at Glamour, has left the publication. Julie Stone, formerly deputy editor of photo visuals at Glamour, has left the publication.

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  • Dena Silver | November 18, 2014

    T Magazine Names Amanda Smith Associate Publisher

    T Magazine has added a new title to their business side and they’ve tapped Amanda Smith for the associate publisher gig. She’s arriving at the magazine internally, from The New York Times, where she’s been advertising director since October 2013. “Amanda is a superstar. Her background couldn’t be better suited for this position with her

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  • Dena Silver | November 17, 2014

    Encore, Encore! Have You Devoured The Latest Daily Media?

    Ah, it’s Monday, yet again. So let us do the heavy lifting and refresh you on all the media hires, fires, and shuffles you really need to know. Who are the three new top-tier editors at Travel + Leisure? Who’s joined the Glamour team? Who bid adieu to GQ on the cusp of the mag’s move to 1 World Trade Center? And which ad exec is

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | November 17, 2014

    Bon Appétit’s Adam Rapoport On El Colmado Butchery’s Debut, Meat-Buying 101, And More

    Last week, Bon Appétit toasted the arrival of superb chef Seamus Mullen’s newest spot, El Colmado Butchery, in the Meatpacking ‘hood. (You might know Mullen’s talents from his perpetually packed West Village tapas joint, Tertulia, and his Gotham West Market outpost, El Colmado.) During the day, the glossy brought out the likes of Lulu Frost’s

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  • Dena Silver | November 14, 2014

    The Daily Media: 34 Moves To Discuss

    Danica Lo, formerly executive editor at Epicurious, has been named online editor-at-large at Glamour. Amanda Dobbins, formerly senior editor at Vulture, has been named senior editor at Glamour. Jessica Minkoff, formerly senior market editor at Marie Claire, has been named senior market and accessories editor at Teen Vogue. Gretchen Smelter, formerly creative director at Women’s

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  • Dena Silver | November 13, 2014

    The Assistant Files, Vol. 58: Rachel Small, Interview’s Keith Pollock And Christopher Bollen

    Interview snagged Keith Pollock as their editor-in-chief this past February, and the glossy continues to stay true to their Andy Warhol-defined DNA. Associate editor Rachel Small has been on board since Pollock’s predecessor, Stephen Mooallem, was the mag’s top ed. While Small calmly juggles assisting the pub’s EIC, she also does quite a bit of writing, and assists editor-at-large Christopher Bollen as well. Learn all about

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | November 13, 2014

    Travel + Leisure Names New Creative Director, Style Director, And Features Director

    A trifecta of top-tier hires are arriving at Travel + Leisure next week: The Time Inc.-owned glossy has appointed Gretchen Smelter to the post of creative director, Jane Bishop will join as style director, and Jesse Ashlock has nabbed the title of features director. The trio of hires will join editor Nathan Lump‘s rapidly-evolving team at the mag; Lump joined in late

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  • The Daily Front Row | November 11, 2014

    Anna Wintour’s Army: Meet Rey-Hanna, Lily, and Lili

    Ever since The Devil Wears Prada was published and eventually turned into a movie, there has been a whole lot of interest in Anna Wintour’s assistants at Vogue. These days, there are three gorgeous gals running the show, and it’s easier than ever to find out all about them thanks to Instagram. Meet Rey-Hanna Vakili, Lily Stav

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  • Dena Silver | November 11, 2014

    Exclusive! Teen Vogue Hires Marie Claire’s Jessica Minkoff

    Following the sudden departures of Teen Vogue‘s senior fashion market editor Mary Kate Steinmiller and accessories director Sheena Smith last month, there’s a new hire who will handle some market and accessories duties: Marie Claire‘s Jessica Minkoff. Her new title at the teen glossy is senior market and accessories editor, The Daily can exclusively report. When Steinmiller and Smith’s departures were reported

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  • Dena Silver | November 10, 2014

    Encore, Encore! Have You Devoured The Latest Daily Media?

    It’s time to recap the many media moves that took place. What really went down in last week’s Daily Media? To wit: who nabbed the editor-in-chief gig over at Seventeen? Which design pro made the jump from Every Day With Rachael Ray to O, The Oprah Magazine? Which Good Housekeeping staffer added a gig at Town &

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | November 10, 2014

    Cosmopolitan Brings Its Inaugural Fun Fearless Life Conference To Lincoln Center

    This weekend, Joanna Coles and her crew of Cosmopolitan eds (plus a diverse array of guest speakers and celeb cameos) hit Lincoln Center’s David Koch theater for Cosmo‘s Fun Fearless Life Conference, comprised of two panel-packed days of inspirational bon mots, hilarious moments, and no-B.S. life advice. A nice mix, non? The event, produced by William Morris Endeavor’s live events division, WME Live,

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  • Dena Silver | November 7, 2014

    The Daily Media: 34 Moves To Discuss

    Tatiana Boncompagni, formerly freelance writer, has been named lifestyle director at SELF. Michelle Tan, formerly special projects editor at People, has been named editor-in-chief at Seventeen. Jill Armus, formerly creative director at Everyday With Rachael Ray, has been named design director at O, The Oprah Magazine. Liz Baker Plosser, formerly senior editor at Cosmopolitan, has been named fitness director

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  • Zachary Weiss | November 6, 2014

    Surprise! Madonna And Eminem Party At The WSJ. Innovator Awards

    “How about Madonna?” Calvin Klein’s Francisco Costa predicted as a possible superstar cameo as he walked into last night’s WSJ. Innovator Awards at the MoMA. The guest list may have been shrouded in secrecy, but the resulting crowd was nothing short of epic. Not-so-surprise guests featured in WSJ.‘s just-released annual Innovators issue were honored, and there were some truly surprising appearances

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  • Dena Silver | November 6, 2014

    Style.com Has Been Restructured By Condé Nast

    Style.com’s management structure has been tweaked a bit: The digital destination for all things runway-related is now under Anna Wintour‘s watch. Remember back in August, when most of Fairchild Media got acquired by Penske Media? Well, Style.com was not part of that plan. Instead, they were taken under the Condé wing, and apparently received a bit of restructuring in

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  • Dena Silver | November 3, 2014

    Encore, Encore! Have You Devoured The Latest Daily Media?

    To start November off on the right foot, why not catch up on all things Daily Media-related? There was a flurry of movement in both the editorial and PR realms last week. Which two longtime Teen Vogue employees bid farewell? And which fashion editors were cut at The Telegraph? Who got hired and promoted on the exec

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  • Dena Silver | October 31, 2014

    The Daily Media: 29 Moves To Discuss

    Mary Kate Steinmiller, formerly senior fashion market editor at Teen Vogue, has left the publication. Sheena Smith, formerly accessories director at Teen Vogue, has left the publication. Jessica Coen, currently editor-at-large at Jezebel, has also been named contributing editor at Marie Claire. Mitsu Tsuchiya, formerly senior men’s market editor at NYLON, has been named market

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  • Dena Silver | October 30, 2014

    The Assistant Files, Vol. 57: Gillian Sagansky, W’s Stefano Tonchi

    At the intersection of boundary-pushing fashion and the hautest of the art scene is W, the coffee table-scaled glossy helmed by its ever-stylish EIC, Stefano Tonchi. While he might be the most self-sufficient editor on this side of the Atlantic, he still relies on assistant Gillian Sagansky to keep him on the mark. When she’s not discussing retrospectives

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