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Why The New Yorker Filmed Its New Ad Campaign in Los Angeles

Appeal beyond the Empire State

For its new ad campaign, The New Yorker went clear across the country for inspiration. The Condé Nast title tapped New York agency SS+K, which brought in film director J.C. Chandor…

Longtime Publishing Exec Bill Wackermann Is Out at Condé Nast

T publisher will replace him at Traveler

More big changes are in the works at Condé Nast, which has already seen plenty of upheaval in the past few weeks. This morning, company president Bob Sauerberg announced that…

Condé Nast Shutters Details and Merges Self's Sales and Marketing Team With Glamour's

Expands GQ Style in effort to keep some advertisers

Those persistent rumors of Details' imminent demise are finally coming true. In a memo sent to Condé Nast staffers this afternoon, president and soon-to-be CEO Bob Sauerberg announced that the…

Gawker to Become Politics Site in Broad Restructuring

Shuts down Defamer, Morning After and Valleywag

Following a 2015 filled with upheaval, Gawker will look starkly different as it heads into 2016., which has focused primarily on the media world, will shift to covering politics, specifically…

Allure's Founding Editor in Chief Has Surprisingly Left Her Role

Nylon's Michelle Lee replaces Linda Wells

In a surprising move, Condé Nast announced today that Allure's founding editor in chief, Linda Wells, is stepping down after more than two decades at the helm. Her replacement, effective immediately,…

Lucky Magazine May Finally Be Dead

The ailing media brand has fired its last editorial staffers

The media brand formerly known as Lucky magazine may have finally bitten the dust. According to a report from Fashionista, The Lucky Group's handful of remaining staffers were let go…

Jane Pratt Shares Her Thoughts on the Future of xoJane at Time Inc.

And why her staff will always be the office 'oddballs'

In recent months, Time Inc. has been scooping up digital brands in an effort to reach a millennial audience, including Zooey Deschanel's Hello Giggles and sports blog network FanSided. Last…

5 Months After Bill Simmons Leaves, ESPN Finally Shuts Down Grantland

Sportswriters will be featured on other platforms

Five months after its founder Bill Simmons departed, ESPN has decided to shut down its sports and pop culture website, Grantland. "Effective immediately we are suspending the publication of Grantland," ESPN…

Time Inc. Confirms Its Purchase of Jane Pratt's xoJane and xoVain

Media giant targets millennials with expanded digital effort

Time Inc. has acquired Jane Pratt's xoJane and xoVain websites in a bid to build up its portfolio of brands that target millennials. Adweek first reported that the acquisition was imminent on…

Hearst Will Start Selling Ads for Lena Dunham’s Feminist Newsletter

Lenny Letter stories will appear on Hearst websites

Since launching in September, Lenny Letter, the feminist newsletter founded by Girls creator and star Lena Dunham and the HBO series' showrunner, Jenni Konner, has attracted considerable buzz. In the nearly…

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