Mansueto Ventures' Inc. magazine is combining its editorial and publishing responsibilities under a single person. Editor in chief Eric Schurenberg will add oversight for the business side of the magazine, but will continue to use his current EIC title only.
A former editor of Time Inc.'s Money magazine, Schurenberg succeeds president Bob LaPointe, who will stay on in a new role of evp of new business development. LaPointe cited the difficulties of commuting between home in Boston and New York, where Inc. is based, as a major factor in his decision to step down. He will work out of Inc.’s Boston office.
Inc., which is co-owned with Fast Company, has charted ad and circulation gains this year. Ad pages grew 8 percent in the first nine months of the year, per Publishers Information Bureau. Total circulation grew 4 percent in the first six months of the year, with newsstand sales up 52 percent, according to the Alliance of Audited Media.