Specs Current gig Editor in chief, Men's Health Previous gig Time Inc. svp, editorial innovation
Four years after leaving Rodale for Time Inc., Matt Bean is set to return to the Emmaus, Pa.-based magazine publisher with a shiny new title: editor in chief of Men's Health.
One month after editor Jess Cagle left day-to-day editorial duties at Entertainment Weekly to take the top spot at People, Time Inc. has found his successor: Matt Bean, who was most recently the managing editor of SportsIllustrated.com.
Matt Bean has been upped to vp of digital product development at Rodale as the company gears up to grow its digital footprint. In his new role, he will guide digital product development and manage digital partnerships for the company in addition to developing the health and fitness publisher’s digital editions of its magazines.