Meredith Entertainment Group SVP Will Lee on PEOPLE & Entertainment Weekly Digital Strategy

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. Continue reading at 'Publishing Executive'

[ Publishing Executive | 2020-05-04 12:34:44 UTC ]
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[ Folio Magazine | 2019-08-29 18:50:41 UTC ]
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Bonnier Corp. Taps New Group Digital Director | People on the Move

[caption id="attachment_158881" align="alignright" width="150"] Amy Schellenbaum[/caption] Bonnier Corp. promoted Amy Schellenbaum to the role of group digital director for Bonnier Media this week. Schellenbaum, who has served as the online director of Popular Science for the past three years,... Continue reading at Folio Magazine

[ Folio Magazine | 2019-05-16 15:40:09 UTC ]
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Entertainment Weekly Taps Greg Garry as Photography Director | People on the Move

[caption id="attachment_128255" align="alignright" width="150"] Greg Garry[/caption] Former photo director of Out Magazine, Greg Garry, is joining Entertainment Weekly. Starting this week, Garry will oversee EW’s photography team from the New York office until this fall when he transfers to the... Continue reading at Folio Magazine

[ Folio Magazine | 2018-07-19 00:00:00 UTC ]
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People Magazine and Entertainment Weekly Begin Merging Staffs

Brands will still operate as two distinct entities. The post People Magazine and Entertainment Weekly Begin Merging Staffs appeared first on Folio:. Continue reading at Folio Magazine

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Meredith Taps ‘Access Hollywood’ EP for ‘People’ TV Series | People on the Move

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[ Folio Magazine | 2020-05-20 20:57:57 UTC ]
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When Experience Counts: How Bustle Digital Group Is Future-Proofing Its Business

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[ Folio Magazine | 2020-07-23 16:07:41 UTC ]
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[ Editor & Publisher | 2020-07-07 17:10:58 UTC ]
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This new nonprofit trains people for digital media jobs after leaving prison

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[ Fast Company | 2020-06-18 06:00:14 UTC ]
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Digital Bestseller Lists: Normal People leads the way

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[ The Bookseller | 2020-05-16 12:06:19 UTC ]
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The Economist Group Cuts 90 Employees, Takes 1843 Mag Digital-Only

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[ Folio Magazine | 2020-05-15 15:03:09 UTC ]
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Penske Media Names Its First Chief Digital Officer | People on the Move

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[ Folio Magazine | 2020-05-07 15:03:14 UTC ]
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New survey: Digital publishers reveal strategies for growth

A new study of publishing executives reveals strategies and technology for maximizing growth in the digital world. Continue reading at Advertising Age

[ Advertising Age | 2020-04-24 14:35:00 UTC ]
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Print Unit Sales Had Double-Digit Gain Last Week

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[ Publishers Weekly | 2020-04-16 04:00:00 UTC ]
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Meredith Is Latest Presenter to Drop Out of Postponed NewFronts Week

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[ AdWeek | 2020-04-14 17:34:21 UTC ]
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The Cold War roots of Putin’s digital-age intelligence strategy

The Soviet Union’s fall shapes the Russian leader’s espionage aims, Gordon Corera writes. Continue reading at The Washington Post

[ The Washington Post | 2020-04-10 12:00:00 UTC ]
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Bustle Digital Group Lays Off Staff of The Outline as Part of Broader Cuts

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[ Editor & Publisher | 2020-04-03 21:34:37 UTC ]
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Meredith Promotes Two to Succeed Grune as VP, Licensing | People on the Move

[caption id="attachment_144315" align="alignright" width="150"] Steve Grune[/caption] Meredith Corp.'s VP of brand licensing, Steve Grune, is stepping down after 18 months in that role and eight years with the company overall. He'll be succeeded by Toye Cody and Sondra Newkirk, who have each... Continue reading at Folio Magazine

[ Folio Magazine | 2020-03-13 15:22:57 UTC ]
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[ AdWeek | 2020-03-11 20:24:39 UTC ]
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