David Perel has been named Executive Vice President of Digital Content for AMI. Perel is also the Executive Vice President and Managing Editor of RadarOnline.com and the Editor-in-Chief of Star. Perel previously worked as Editor-in-Chief of the National Enquirer, and during his tenure the magazine was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize for its coverage of John Edwards’ affair.
“David Perel is an elite journalist with extensive expertise in both print and digital,” said David Pecker, AMI’s Chairman, President and CEO. “From breaking major world news exclusives to his vast understanding of the digital marketplace, Mr. Perel was the natural fit to expand exclusive and compelling digital content for AMI’s core brands.”
In his new role, Perel will oversee the digital expansion of AMI’s brands.