Niche Media

Celeb Weekly Vet Named Editor of Ocean Drive

Jared Shapiro, the editorial director of news and entertainment at Bauer Publishing’s celebrity weeklies In Touch and Life & Style, is jumping from the world of teen moms and Hollywood gossip that of high-end glossies.

‘Du Jour’ Aims to Stand Out From Luxury Pack

Do you find Town & Country a bit too mass-market? Bored by the exotic locales in Departures? If you’re looking for a new spin on the uber-luxe glossy, Du Jour, which launches Aug.

‘Gotham’ Magazine Announces New Publisher

After years of sharing a publisher with sister title Hamptons magazine, Niche Media’s glitzy lifestyle mag Gotham is getting its own publisher in David Katz, a Condé Nast veteran. Debra Halpert, the former joint publisher of Hamptons and Gotham, will continue to publish Hamptons.

Niche Media Founder Jason Binn and Gilt Launch Magazine for the Uber-Wealthy

Populism may be the theme of the current presidential election, but luxury advertisers are still salivating over a certain segment—let’s call them the 1 percent—of American consumers.

Jerry Powers Out at Plum TV

Jerry Powers, the founder of Ocean Drive magazine, is out as CEO of Plum TV, the luxury local cable network and fledgling publishing group, following a gambling debt scandal. Tom Scott, who founded the company, has returned as acting CEO.