Andy Wright, a 17-year veteran of The New York Times, has been named publisher of the New York Times Magazine.
Wright was most recently senior VP of advertising, overseeing categories such as automotive, finance, real estate, technology and conferences. Wright also led the Times‘ San Francisco, Boston, Chicago, Detroit and Atlanta sales offices.
Wright will keep his senior VP of advertising title and continue to manage the conference sales category in his new role.
“Andy is an exceptional leader with the experience and commitment needed to guide The New York Times Magazine’s advertising business as it begins its transformation under new editorial leadership,” said Meredith Kopit Levien, the Times’ executive VP of advertising, said in a statement.